Rita Wilson and Mia Vardalos celebrate Orthodox Easter in Los Angeles

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Rita Wilson and Mia Vardalos celebrate Orthodox Easter in Los AngelesRita Wilson and her husband Tom Hanks as well as Mia Vardalos love Greece and especially the Greek islands where they enjoy spending their vacations

Greek Orthodox Easter was on Sunday, April 8 and the Greek-American community attended Church services keeping with the faith and tradition. Celebrities were no exception, with producer-actress and wife of Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson, attending the Sunday liturgy in the company of another Hollywood celebrity and professional Mia Vardalos. The two took some photos outside a Greek Orthodox Church in Los Angeles with the parish priest and Rita posted them on her Instagram. Rita had also shared a photo from Good Friday with her Instagram fans.

 

 

 

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