That's So Raven star Raven-Symoné has surprised fans this week by revealing she has married her girlfriend, Miranda Maday, in a secret ceremony.

Keep scrolling for the heartwarming photos from the big day and to read more on how Raven says she came to terms with her sexuality...

Does she need any introductions?

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We all know actress Raven-Symoné from the beloved Disney sitcom, That's So Raven. 

The show gave us some truly iconic moments...

And saw Raven Baxter, an offbeat teenager, who can see glimpses of the future, at the front and center.

Fun fact:

The show was originally going to be called Absolutely Psychic, with Raven initially auditioning for a supporting role. But she impressed the team so much that they changed the premise of the show to be about her.

The thirty-four-year-old went on to star in several other Disney franchises...

Who else remembers The Cheetah Girls?

But Raven's breakout role came long before her Disney channel days...

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At just 3 years old, she bagged a starring role as Olivia on the final 3 seasons of  The Cosby Show - a role which spurred on her huge on-screen success.

The star has enjoyed success on the big screen too.

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In 1998, she landed a role in Doctor Dolittle alongside Eddie Murphy - just one of her many box office ventures.

Raven is certainly no stranger to the spotlight...

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But when it came to her personal life, more specifically her sexuality, Raven admitted that she didn't feel comfortable being open at first.

In fact, it took her until her twenties to feel like she could be more open about her sexuality.

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"Being on television sets from age 3 till age 30, I’m more comfortable there," she revealed in the docuseries It Gets Better. 

She was branded at a very young age.

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"I know what lines I’m supposed to say. Somebody else picks my clothes for me. I have makeup done. I have hair done … I was branded at such a young age," she explained.

Raven admitted that despite knowing she was attracted to girls when she was a young...

She decided to keep that part of her life a secret due to her fame. "I never thought I would come out because my personal life didn’t matter. It was only what was supposed to be sold as the Raven-Symoné brand."

Even though other celebrities had come out publically, Raven felt like it would cause uproar - something she didn't want to deal with at the time.

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"I knew I couldn’t say it out loud because, 'Oh my god, little Olivia is gay, this is crazy,’" she said. “It was always negative," she added. “So, if you don’t see other people going through it in a positive way, why would you say anything? There was nothing that would have made me want to deal with my own issue at that time."

Despite this, Raven says she's happy that she did eventually come at as gay publically.

In Variety's 2019 "Power of Pride" issue, the star explained that this was important for both for herself and for those who have looked up to her over the years. "I am very happy that I’m out, if only to help someone else feel comfortable," she said at the time.

She continued:

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"It is about that one person who you’ll never see or meet who watches the show and feels that confidence to just say, 'Hey, guess what? I’m gay. And if you can’t accept me, it’s okay, because I see Raven pushing through,'" she added. "That feels good."

Since opening up about her sexuality...

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Raven has kept her love life relatively private.

Which is why fans are shocked at the star's latest Instagram posts.

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Why? Because Raven revealed she has married her girlfriend, Miranda Maday

The pair hadn't gone public on their relationship prior to this.

In a rare move, Raven treated fans to some gorgeous snaps from the big day on her Instagram.

"I got married to a woman who understands me from trigger to joy, from breakfast to midnight snack, from stage to home," she wrote on Instagram. 

"I love you Mrs. Pearman-Maday! Let’s tear this world a new assh*le!!!"

She then thanked all her guests for coming to the ceremony.

"Thank you to all those who helped and for those who understand why it was small during this time."

She then followed up with a snap of the rings.


Watch the video from the big day below:

We wish the happy couple all the best!