The news will come as a shock to many as it was not widely known that the pair were even dating.
The actress tied the knot with her football player beau in Blaine County, Idaho, on June 24, according to reports.
Just married: Kerry Washington tied the knot with Nnamdi Asomugha in Blaine County, Idaho on June 24
While they have never been photographed together, the couple have been dating since the summer of 2012, sports gossip website Terez Owens claims.
A source close to Kerry and the San Francisco 49ers player confirmed the nuptials to E!.
Tight-lipped: Like her Scandal character Olivia Pope, Kerry keeps her private life under wraps and it was not widely known that she and Nnamdi were dating
NFL star: Nnamdi, pictured in December 2012, is a cornerback for the San Francisco 49ers
But since breaking off her engagement in 2007, the Django Unchained star has remained tight-lipped when it comes to her relationships.
Kerry recently vowed to take a Twitter hiatus while on 'vacation', suggesting she and Nnamdi are currently enjoying their honeymoon.
Setting temperatures soaring: The actress makes for a stunning sight on the cover of Vanity Fair's new issueA week before her wedding, the beautiful star tweeted: 'Tweeples! Im taking a tweet break WHAT?!..Yup! U will NOT hear from me 4 a month, but know that Im thinking of u #Gladiators w/much LUV!'
But the social media enthusiast has returned to her page on occasion to touch base with her loyal fans, posting on Tuesday: 'Uhm... Can I break my twitter hiatus just one more time?! LOL. (But this will be IT until my vacay is over DAGNABIT!)'
Kerry added: 'Ok. Logging off! See u in a few weeks! SO excited 4 all u UK #Gladiators about 2 experience Season 2! Spread the word! July 4th.'
Second chance: The 36-year-old was previously engaged to David Moscow but they broke up in 2007
Meanwhile NFL star Nnamdi, 31, has also spent some time in front of the spotlight with appearances in Friday Night Lights, Leverage and The Game.
Back in May, Kerry told Essence magazine of her most recent movie Peeples: 'I think the message of this film is to really be yourself and to love other people for who they really are.'
Telling tweets: Kerry, pictured in a scene from Scandal, has taken a Twitter hiatus, suggesting she may be on her honeymoon