The Late Movies: Surprising Wedding Dances

Erica Palan

About a year ago, one couple rocked the YouTube world with their surprising wedding entrance to “Forever,” a song by Chris Brown. The clip was featured on The Today Show, World News Tonight, and many other major television shows — including its eventual spoof on The Office at Jim and Pam’s wedding. That couple wasn’t the first — and certainly won’t be the last — to shock guests with surprising choreography. Here are a few fun instances of shocking wedding dances.

Motown Philly

Lots and lots choreography on this one — and professional-looking backup dancers.

You’re the One That I Want

The whole bridal party got involved in this one. I love love love the bride’s red sneaks for an added surprise!


This one’s for the dudes.

Souljah Boy

The whole family gets involved in this big surprise.

To Life

A husband and a father join forces for a Broadway-style surprise for the bride. L'Chaim!

Amy’s Song

One man of honor goes above and beyond the call of duty by orchestrating this full-blown chorus number.


And the award for father of the year goes to ….