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Prison-bound 'The Situation' marries college sweetheart in NJ

November 01, 2018 - 7:15 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- "Jersey Shore" star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino married girlfriend Lauren Pesce Thursday at New Jersey's Legacy Castle, according to Us Weekly.

“We are so incredibly excited to begin our journey as husband and wife!” Sorrentino, 36, told Us Weekly in a statement. “We are each other’s best friend and together we can handle anything. Thank you to all our family, friends and fans who have supported us every step of the way. Gym, Tan, Laurens is the new GTL.”

Among those who headed to Pompton Plains for the ceremony, were his "Jersey Shore" castmates Jenni “JWoww” Farley, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, Deena Nicole Cortese, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, Paul “DJ Pauly D” DelVecchio and Vinny Guadagninowere. Farley and Polizzi’s 4-year-old daughters, Meilani and Giovanna, respectively, served as flower girls. 

The wedding comes as the Sorrentino prepares to enter a federal prison next year, likely in January, for tax evasion.