GAA analyst Joe Brolly is set to become part of the Biden family this week, as he prepares to marry Joe Biden’s cousin, Laurita Blewitt.
Laurita, from Mayo is co-host of Ireland’s favourite podcast, The Tommy and Hector Podcast, with comedians Tommy Tiernan and Hector O’ hEochagain.
Joe and Laurita have been dating for a number of years before getting engaged last year. Speaking about the upcoming nuptiuals A close friend said:
“He and Laurita are a great couple, and very happy together. They are getting married in her native Mayo and it should be a great weekend. All their close friends in the GAA and showbiz world are going.”
It seems however the US President, Joe Biden won’t be in attendance himself, but he plans to send the couple a good luck message all the way from the White House.
Laurita is third cousin with the president, regularly joining him for Irish-American celebrations and visits. Most recently both she and Joe joined the president and the taoiseach in the White House for this year’s St. Patrick’s Day celebrations.