It is no longer breaking news that Peggy Ovire and Frederick Leonard are now married, a union that has many wondering how the actress won the heart of the self-proclaimed Film Lord.
A fan recently asked Peggy Ovire what she put in her stew to get Frederick Leonard as her husband, and she simply replied, ‘Patience.’
Recall that the lovebirds has their traditional marriage on Saturday, November 19 and during the ceremony, Frederick Leonard also revealed the reason he choose Preggy Ovire among other beautiful ladies out there.
According to the handsome groom, his bride is the only woman in his life that he can’t live without.
“So, today, someone asked me why Peggy? I told the person, I am not just a Nollywood actor, I am a superstar, I am one of the finest men in Africa. That also means that I’ve been with all kinds of women for the last 10 years, but Peggy is the only person that I realised that I just can’t live without and I am happy to call you Mrs Leonards. I love you,” he said.
After years of speculation, actor Frederick Leonard and his colleague, Peggy Ovire, held their traditional wedding in Warri, Delta State.
The actor dropped the hint when he took to his Instagram page to celebrate the birthday of Ms Ovire, a year older , a few weeks ago.
Before now, the duo has had an on-and-off thing going, leaving fans guessing about the actual state of things.
Their relationship dates back to 2015, when Frederick confirmed they were dating
However, in 2017, Ms Ovire denied romantic affiliation with the actor.
In an interview, the former beauty queen said that Mr Leonard is her friend who encourages her.
“In the entertainment industry, it is tough to find someone that would look out for and advise you. He does all that for other people in the industry and me, like my brother. Contrary to what was reported, I have never been married in my life, and I have never even introduced any man to my dad. I am still single.”