Nope, this is not going to be yet another article that talks about the liposuction, cosmetic surgery, or dental implants of Hollywood celebrities. This is all about love! Let us take a look at our favorite LGBT couples in show business. We hope you are ready to hear all about the sweetest love stories ever.
Ellen DeGeneres & Portia De Rossi
We doubt that there is another couple who could kick off this list any better. Ellen is best known for making the viewers of her talk show laugh out loud. Of course, let us not forget her passion for LGBT rights. The television star was the recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom thanks to her hard work. In 2004, she started going out with Portia De Rossi, who is best known for her work on Arrested Development. They tied the knot four years later and remain in love to this day.
Kordale Lewis and Kaleb Anthony
This is one couple who owes their fame and fortune to Instagram. Kordale Lewis and Kaleb Anthony have a joint account that details their love story as well as their daily lives with their four children. The Instagram account had been getting so much attention on the social media platform that it piqued the interest of the Swedish high-end fashion house called Acne Studios. The campaign followed the men and their children, effectively making them the first black gay family to be featured by a luxury fashion line.
Neil Patrick Harris & David Burtka
There are plenty of reasons to adore this lovely couple. David Burtka and Neil Patrick Harris managed to stay engaged to each other for five years without letting the world know. In 2014, the two of them finally became man and man. Of course, let us not forget that this power couple welcomed a set of twins in 2010.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson & Justin Mikita
Modern Family fans, we are sorry to report that Cam and Mitchell are not a couple in real life. However, we are more than happy to see Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita together. These two exchanged vows in 2013. Instead of asking for wedding gifts, they asked their friends and family to make a donation to the marriage equality charity by the name of ‘Tie the Knot’. How awesome is that?
Ricky Martin & Jwan Yosef
Ricky Martin became a household name after he released the incredibly popular song “Livin’ la Vida Loca”. He was able to make headlines once more after he went on The Ellen DeGeneres Show and announced that he was engaged to the painter Jwan Yosef. If you look the video up online, you will probably end up with a smile on your face. We are happy for the two of them!
Antonio Douthit-Boyd and Kirven Douthit-Boyd
If you are interested in dancing, you probably already know just how talented Antonio Douthit-Boyd and Kirven Douthit-Boyd are. The two of them met while working with the Alvin Ailey Dance Company. In 2013, they exchanged their vows. We are jealous that they get to travel and dance together!
Octavius and Jamal Terry-Sims
If you are planning a wedding, you might be interested in GROOM. This is a premium brand that offers a tuxedo lounge and menswear line for grooms and groomsmen. The brains behind this brand are none other than fashion designer Octavius Marsion and his husband, choreographer Jamal Sims.
Darren Young and Nick Villa
Darren Young of WWE fame surprised everyone after making the announcement that he had been together with Nick Villa for two years already. He told Ellen DeGeneres in an interview that the reason he chose to come out was so that it would be possible to bring his partner to WWE events.
E.J Johnson & Christopher Milan
Trendsetter and Hollywood socialite, EJ Johnson is not one to shy away from the camera. It seems to be that he is not only living his dreams but is not afraid to flaunt his curves. He was recently seen brunching in Los Angles with his new bae, Christopher Milan. The real question is how serious are these two lovebirds? We do know that certainly look great together!
Anderson Cooper & Benjamin Maisani
The famous CNN anchor practically lives in the spotlight at this point. However, not many know that he had been in a relationship with a non-celebrity man since 2009. Benjamin Maisani has quite a different career from Anderson Cooper – after all, he is the owner of a gay bar! The two bought a historic Connecticut property together, though they have since called it quits. In an interview with the Daily Mail, Cooper said, “Benjamin and I separated as boyfriends some time ago. We are still family to each other, and love each other very much.”
Raven-Symoné & AzMarie Livingston
Everyone got to know and feel in love with spunky Raven when she starred on The Cosby Show. She is now a co-host of The View after spending some time on Disney. Her fans were excited to hear that she started dating AzMarie Livingston back in 2012. They were together for three years before she split up with the actress, singer and model.
Nick Denton & Derrence Washington
Did you know that Derrence Washington is married to the founder and ex-CEO of the Gawker foundation? Journalist and entrepreneur Nick Denton and the actor got married at a rather unique venue: The American Museum of Natural History.
Jenna Lyons & Courtney Crangi
American fashion designer Jenna Lyons was once the president and creative director of J. Crew. In 2012, she announced that was in a relationship with a jewelry executive by the name of Courtney Crangi. The following year, they relocated to Tribeca with Beckett, Courtney’s son.
Sarah Paulson and Holland Taylor
When we talk about love, a number is sometimes nothing more than a number. When Sarah Paulson and Holland Taylor entered a relationship together, they received a lot of criticism for their sizeable age gap. After all, Holland Taylor is 25 years Paulson’s senior. Considering they are adults now, let us just leave them be.
Jodie Foster & Alexandra Hedison
The award-winning actress-director Jodie Foster is one of the most popular people in the entertainment industry. She has been very private about her marriage to actress-photographer Alexandra Hedion. Even though they do not let us into the minute details of the relationship, the lovely ladies sure look happy with each other. Not only are they successful with their individual careers, but they also won in love.
Cara Delevingne & Annie Clark
We were sad to hear about their breakup in 2016 but bear with us as we look back on their high-profile relationship fondly. You will find few young women who are more famous or successful than Cara Delevingne. She used to date musician Annie Clark, better known as St. Vincent.
Michael Sam and Vito Cammisano
It is not a secret that becoming a professional football player comes with its share of ups and downs. Exhibit A: Michael Sam. When he got chosen by the St. Louis Rams during the NFL draft, he was so emotional that he kissed his boyfriend Vito Cammisano on live television. After several months, they got engaged. Unfortunately, they ended up calling it off and breaking up.
Miley Cyrus and Kaitlynn Carter
You might have heard that Miley Cyrus, the famous singer, and her actor husband, Liam Hemsworth have recently announced that they are separating. Well, not long after, Miley was seen getting close with reality star, Kaitlynn Carter while on a getaway in Italy. It just so happens that Kaitlynn is going through a very similar thing herself. She and her husband, Brody Jenner (the one from Keeping Up with the Kardashians), have split. It looks like Miley and Kaitlynn have really hit it off since they’ve been spending all their time together this past couple of weeks. From dancing in clubs together to hanging out with Miley’s mom, Tish, it seems like these two are having a great time!
Chely Wright & Lauren Blitzer
Aww, talk about an adorable couple! Author Lauren Blitzer is the person who penned the book Same Sex in the City: So Your Prince Charming Is Really a Cinderella. Meanwhile, Chely Wright is a country music artist. These two talented ladies tied the knot back in 2011.
Sam Smith and Brandon Flynn
There was quite the media frenzy when popular musician Sam Smith announced he was seeing Brandon Flynn of 13 Reasons Why fame. They sure make one cute couple! Let us hope they get around to talking about the relationship more.
George Takei & Brad Altman
Star Trek star George Takei and partner Brad Altman had been together for 27 years before they decided to make it official in 2008. Did you know that Brad acts and writes as well? Like the other celebrities on the list, Takei is passionate about LGBT rights.
Wanda Sykes & Alex Sykes
Wanda Sykes decided to walk down the aisle with Alex Sykes in 2008. One year after their marriage, Alex delivered a pair of twins: Lucas and Olivia. If you have never heard Wanda talking about their children on talk shows, you should definitely look up the clips. She has the funniest stories about the little ones!
Jillian Michaels & Heidi Rhoades
If you are a famous personal trainer, we doubt that you will ever need to undergo liposuction. Jillian Michaels knows this better than anyone. She and Heidi Rhoades have two lovely kids together. They got married in 2016. Are you interested to hear more about their relationship? Go and watch Just Jillian to hear more all about it and more!
Rosie O’Donnell & Michelle Rounds
In 2012, comedienne Rosie O’Donnell ended up tying the knot with Michelle Rounds. A year after this, the two of them had a daughter. Although they looked great together, they have since called it quits.
Jim Parsons & Todd Spiewak
Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons and art director Todd Spiewak have been together for a long time now. They were in a relationship for 15 years before they walked down the aisle in 2017.
Lily Tomlin & Jane Wagner
Funny lady Lily Tomlin and writer, director and producer Jane Wagner have been together for longer than most other couples on the list. After 42 years together, they tied the knot in 2013. Isn’t that sweet?
Melissa Etheridge & Linda Wallem
After spending a long time together, musician Melissa Etheridge and actress-producer Linda Wallem decided to make it official. The two of them share a birthday as well. That sounds a lot like fate to us.
Ellen Page & Samantha Thomas
If you are anything like us, you probably wanted your very own hamburger phone after seeing the one Ellen Page used in the high school comedy flick, Juno! She has come a long way since her early days in the entertainment industry. Ellen Page and artist-surfer Samantha Thomas must have been one of the hippest and coolest couples to ever grace Hollywood. Unfortunately, the two have decided to split up and go their own ways… Yep, we are very sad to hear this piece of news as well.
RuPaul & Georges LeBar
Now, how is it possible for anyone to live in this day and age without hearing about RuPaul? The RuPaul’s Drag Race host has always been quiet about his private life. However, we do know that he has been with Georges LeBar for more than two decades now. They tied the knot in 2017.
Cheyenne Jackson & Jason Landau
Cheyenne Jackson made a name for herself when he appeared in American Horror Story. In 2013, he took to Instagram to announce his relationship with another actor, Jason Landau. The following year, they made it official. In 2016, the two of them welcomed a pair of twins called Ethan and Willow. Considering how Hollywood romances normally end, this sounds like something right out of a fairy tale!
Robin Roberts & Amber Laign
Robin Roberts of Good Morning America likes to stay keep her private life separate from her career. However, she decided to come out of the closet when she was battling bone marrow cancer or MDS. That was how people got to know about her marriage to Amer Laign. Michelle Obama even took to Twitter to tell her, “I am so happy for you and Amber! You continue to make us all proud.”
Samira Wiley & Lauren Morelli
Fans of the hit show Orange is the New Black were thrilled to hear that Lauren Morelli, a writer for the show, was dating Samira Wiley. Workplace relationships can get messy, but it seems like the two of them are happier than ever.
Sara Gilbert & Linda Perry
In 2014, Sara Gilbert of Roseanne fame got married to musician-producer Linda Perry. There is a chance that you know her from the time she spent as the lead singer of 4 Non Blondes. In 2015, the actress gave birth to their child.
Barry Manilow & Garry Kief
Barry Manilow and Garry Kief have been together for forty years. The lovebirds made things official in Palm Springs, Florida back in 2014. We know who Manilow is, but you might not know that his beau is a former TV executive who also happens to be his manager.
Nate Berkus & Jeremiah Brent
Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent are both amazing interior designers, and we do not think it gets any cuter than their relationship! Of course, you must be familiar with them if you watch Nate & Jeremiah By Design. Nate was also regularly on The Oprah Winfrey Show. In 2014, the two of them got married and had their daughter Poppy.
David Hyde Pierce & Brian Hargrove
David Hyde Pierce is best known for playing Dr. Niles on the hit show Frasier. He came out of the closet in 2007. The following year, he got married to his partner Brian Hargrove, a writer and producer. They have been happily together ever since!
Ryan Murphy & David Miller
If you know the name Ryan Murphy, there is a good chance it is because he is the brains behind Glee and American Horror Story. Anyway, that is not we are here to talk about. In 2011, he got married to David Miller, his writer, director, and producer partner of 15 years.
Luke Evans & Jon Kortajarena
Luke Evans is a Welsh actor who recently appeared in Beauty and the Beast opposite Emma Watson. He has been in an on-off relationship with Jon Kortajarena for quite some time now. In 2016, the two of them called it quits, although there are speculations in 2017 that they have gotten back together.
Tig Notaro & Stephanie Allynne
Tig Notaro is a comedian who has been married to the actress-writer Stephanie Allynne Since 2015. The two of them have twin boys called Max and Finn together. We are glad to hear that her family has her back, especially during her ordeal with breast cancer.
Alan Cumming & Grant Shaffer
Alan Cumming is one of the greatest Hollywood actors to have ever lived. In 2012, he made things official with Grant Shaffer by tying the knot. The two of them, together with their dogs, live in New York.
Matt Dallas & Blue Hamilton
Matt Dallas made a name for himself when he played the lead role in Kyle XY. He and musician Blue Hamilton were together for six years before they got married and adopted a kid together.
Brittney Griner & Glory Johnson
Now, Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson were more than just your regular celebrity couple. The two of them ruled the basketball courts as well. The WNBA stars announced their engagement in 2014 and married the following year. However, the two of them have since broken up.
Orlando Cruz & Jose Manuel Colon
Orland Cruz is known as the “first openly LGBT professional boxer in the history of the sport.” As if that was not amazing on its own, he was also the first person to be inducted into the National Gay and Lesbian Sports Hall of Fame in 2013. That was the same year he and Jose Manuel Colon tied the knot.
Daniel Franzese & Joseph Bradley Phillips
We are sure you cannot possibly forget about Daniel Franzese, who played Damien and uttered “too gay to function” in Mean Girls. It is interesting to know that the actor popped the question to stylist Joseph Bradley Phillips at a North Hollywood Starbucks location. We are sure the people who got to witness it were thrilled for the lovebirds.
Jonathan Knight & Harley Rodriguez
If you listened to New Kids On The Block back in the day, you probably remember Jonathan Knight! The former boy band member had been with Harley Rodriguez ever since 2008. The two of them even joined the reality show The Amazing Race. In 2016, the coupled had been on a vacation in Africa with their parents when Knight decided to propose to his partner.
Tom Daley & Dustin Lance Black
Tom Daley is an Olympic swimmer, while Dustin Lance Black is an Academy Award-winning screenwriter. That’s a power couple if we have ever seen one. The two announced they were engaged in 2015 and got married in May 2017.
Abby Wambach & Glennon Doyle Melton
Is it even possible to keep up with all the accomplishments Abby Wambach has to her name. This retired soccer player competed in the Olympics twice and brought home the gold medal. She is also a FIFA Women’s World Cup coach and champion. Her beautiful wife is none other than Glennon Doyle Melton, who is the bestselling author of Love Warrior and Carry On, Warrior. They got married in May 2017.
Johnny Weir & Victor Voronov
We have one more Olympic athlete on the list. Johnny Weir is a two-time Olympian ice skater. He and Victor Voronov were married for two years, though they decided to go their own ways in 2014.
Colton Haynes & Jeff Leatham
If you watch Arrow and Teen Wolf, you are probably a fan of the talented Colton Haynes. He and celebrity florist Jeff Leatham got married in March 2017. We love the fact that Cher herself helped with the proposal.
Gary Janetti & Brad Goreski
Is it time for a quick refresher on who these superstars are? If so, we’ll have you know that Gary Janetti is a well-known writer-producer who has worked on Family Guy and Will and Grace. Meanwhile, Brad Goreski is a successful celebrity stylist who is a co-host for Fashion Police. The sweethearts were together for 13 years at the time of their 2014 engagement.
Jonathan Adler & Simon Doonan
Jonathan Adler is one talented one. He is a potter, author, and designer all in one! He tied the knot with Simon Doonan, Creative Ambassador-at-Large of Barneys, in 2008. The two had been in a relationship for 14 years before they decided to make it official. We bet their California wedding was breath-taking!
Alec Mapa & Jamison Hebert
If you like shows like Desperate Housewives and Ugly Betty, we are sure you think Alec Mapa looks familiar. In 2008, the actor-writer got married to Jamison Hebert. They have an adopted son between them.
Zachary Quinto & Miles McMillan
Zachary Quinto is best known for his work on Star Trek and Heroes. The well-established actor chose to be with someone who is just as successful, though in different ways. Miles McMillan made a name for himself as a painter and model. In 2016, he was even dubbed “Model of the Year” by the Daily Front Row! They started going out in 2013. They had the honor to be called “a power couple whose domain extends across the film, fashion, and art scene” by Vogue in 2015!
Rufus Wainwright & Jorn Weisbrodt
Ooh, wouldn’t you give everything to enjoy a serenade from Rufus Wainwright? Unfortunately, only the German art administrator Jorn Weisbrodt gets to experience that. They exchanged vows in the summer of 2012. They co-parent a daughter with their friend and Leonard Cohen’s daughter Lorca. They call this arrangement a “parenting partnership”, and it sure sounds like an intriguing system to us!
Jane Lynch & Lara Embry
Jane Lynch of Glee fame tied the knight with a clinical psychologist by the name of Lara Embry in 2010. The two of them met each other while attending a California fundraiser. Sadly, they called it quits in 2014.
Cat Cora & Jennifer Cora
Everyone, we have some news. Can you believe that the time has come for Cat Cora and Jennifer Cora to get a divorce? They have 17 years and four children between them. The divorce is a true tragedy.
Mario Cantone & Jerry Dixon
There is a chance that you remember Mario Cantone for his work on Sex and the City and Chappelle’s Show. His spouse is an actor as well, although he prefers the stage instead of the small screen. The lovers met in 1991 and got married two decades later.
Kristen Stewart & Stella Maxwell
We are sure we do not need to expound about the popularity of Twilight star Kristin Stewart. She and Victoria Secret model Stella Maxwell have been together since 2016. When you consider just how successful they are, it is only natural to think of them as a power couple.
Lee Daniels & Jahil Fisher
Lee Daniels is a veteran in the entertainment industry who has produced Empire and directed Precious. He and stylist Jahil Fisher have been in a relationship for 6 years now. Don’t they look good together?
Don Roos & Dan Bucatinsky
Screenwriter-director Don Roos first met his husband Daniel Bucatinsky all the way back in 1992. We bet you remember actor Bucatinsky for playing James Novak in Scandal. Apparently, Roos asked Bucatinsky to go with him to the premiere of Love Field. The rest is history. They got married during the four months when California legalized same-sex marriage in 2008. They have two kids together: Eliza and Jonah.
Chris Hughes & Sean Eldridge
This is yet another power couple with a busy schedule. Chris Hughes is the co-founder of a site you might have heard of before… we are referring to Facebook, of course. Sean Eldridge, meanwhile, is involved in politics. He is the president and founder of Stand Up America, an advocacy community. They exchanged vows in 2012.
Michael Arden & Andy Mientus
Broadway and onscreen stars Michael Arden and Andy Mientus started going out in 2010. The two of them actually wanted to propose to the other on the same day! Isn’t that the cutest? The lovers tied the knot in 2016.
T. R. Knight & Patrick Leahy
We doubt that you have never heard of the long-running medical drama, Grey’s Anatomy. Perhaps you remember T. R. Knight, who played George on the show! He found the love of his life in the ballet dancer and writer Patrick Leahy. They met in 2010 and got married three years later.
Adam Lambert and Sauli Koskinen
Adam Lambert finished in second place when he joined the 8th season of the reality show American Idol, but he managed to win big when it comes to love. He started to go out with Sauli Koskinen, a reality TV personality and entertainment reporter, in 2010. We are sad to tell you that they split up after three years together, although they are still on good terms.
Ben Whishaw and Mark Bradshaw
Don’t you think that it is adorable that their names end in the same syllable. Ben Whishaw is an English actor who has been in a civil partnership with Mark Bradshaw, an Australian composer, for a fair amount of time now. He talked about it in 2012, much to the delight of their fans!
Heather Matarazzo and Heather Turman
What do you think it is like when you are dating someone with the same name as you? We do not really know how it is like for the Heathers since they prefer to keep things on the down-low…
Elton John & David Furnish
In 2005, Elton “The Rocket Man” John entered a civil partnership with his filmmaker and advertising exec partner David Furnish. The two of them were able to make things official in 2014. Good for them!
Jonathan Bennett and James Vaughan
We have another Mean Girls alumnus for you. Actor Jonathan Bennett got together with TV host James Vaughan, and you can learn more about their relationship from their social media accounts. They regularly post pictures that serve as evidence of how much they love each other!
Terry Sweeney and Lanier Laney
Saturday Night Live is a comedy TV staple, but did you know it has succeeded in doing things than to make us laugh? Apparently, the long-running program has succeeded in matching people up as well. Comedian Terry Sweeney met writer Lanier Laney during the ’85-’86 season of the TV show!
Kate McKinnon and Jackie Abbott
They were not the only couple who found love while working there. Saturday Night Live’s features a third LGBT cast member: Kate McKinnon. The funny woman is in a relationship with Jackie Abbott, a fellow actress.
Cynthia Nixon & Christine Marinoni
Cynthia Nixon made a name for herself when she starred in The Sex and the City. During her free time, she fights for LGBT rights. She started going out with Christine Marinoni in 2004 and got married in 2012. Marinoni delivered their son called Max in 2011.
B.D. Wong and Richie Jackson
We daresay that Law & Order: Special Victims Unit would not have been the same if it did not have B.D. Wong. From 1988, he dated Richie Jackson, his talent agent. The two of them even have twins together! Unfortunately, they decided it was time to go their own ways in 2004.
Cherry Jones and Sophie Huber
We enjoyed watching Cherry Jones in 24 as well as in Transparent. She is simply captivating! Although some people still feel bitter that she is no longer with Sarah Paulson, she does not seem to upset about it. After all, she has managed to find love with someone else. In 2015, she got married to filmmaker Sophie Huber.
Dot Marie Jones And Bridgett Casteen
Well, we have to say that it doesn’t come as a surprise that there are many LGBT cast members on Glee. Actress Dot Marie Jones first met Bridgett Casteen in 2010. They are now happily married after they got engaged on Anaheim Gay Days in 2013.
Jessica Clark And Lacey Stone
Did you know that the famous British model Jessica Clark also works as a host on the vlog called Lesbian Love on afterellen.com? In 2010, she got married to Lacey Stone, a fitness pro. Unfortunately, they decided it was not meant to be and split up in 2012.
John Barrowman And Scott Gill
In 1993, Scott Gill watched the talented John Barrowman perform in a play. The rest is history! The two dated for a long time before they decided to take the next step and get a civil partnership 13 years after they first met. Two decades after they got to know each other, they decided to tie the knot.
John Benjamin Hickey And Jeffrey Richman
Don’t you think that Modern Family producer-writer Jeffrey Richman and actor John Benjamin Hickley are incredibly adorable together? The two talented men have been seeing each other since 2003. We wish them the best of luck!
Thomas Roberts and Patrick D. Abner
Perhaps you know Thomas Roberts as an MSNBC anchorman. He and Patrick Abner dated for 12 years before they tied the knot. We think it is perfect that they held the ceremony on the rooftop of Gansevoort Park Avenue. They are no living their happily ever after.
Elizabeth Gilbert & Rayya Elias
There was a point in time where it seemed like everybody was reading Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert. In July 2016, she announced that she was getting a separation from Jose Nunes. However, she announced her new relationship in September of the same year. It turns out that she started going out with her writer best friend Rayya Elias. In June 2017, the held a commitment ceremony. In a tragic twist of fate, Rayya succumbed to cancer on January 4, 2018.
Jason Collins & Brunson Green
Former NBA baller Jason Collins was the first athlete to ever come out in major sports in the country when he made the announcement in 2013. After he did this, many players decided to follow suit. He started going out with his beau Brunson Green in 2014.
Lindsay Lohan & Sam Ronson
Lindsay Lohan was a 22-year-old young woman who was dealing with a number of issues. That was the same time she began to go out with DJ Sam Ronson. The two split up since they needed to work on themselves. Lohan has explained that they are now friends, but she also said, “I need to love myself first before I could be with anyone else, and I was going through a lot. Two toxic people cannot be together. End of story. We’re friends now. That’s how it started so I think that’s how it was meant to be.”
Lance Bass & Michael Turchin
Lance Bass is best known for his time on the popular boy band NSYNC, although there is more to him than just that. In 2011, he started to go out with a painter called Michael Turchin. In 2014, they made history with their wedding. You can learn more about it if you watch Lance Loves Michael: The Lance Bass Wedding. It was actually the first same-sex marriage to go on air.
Michael Kors & Lance Le Pere
Not only are Michael Kors and Lance Le Pere individual style icons, but these two are relationship goals as well! The longtime partners and coworkers got engaged and then married in the span of a year. We are sure 2011 was a very special year for them.
Tom Ford & Richard Buckley
It seems like there is nothing that Tom Ford cannot accomplish. While he is best known for his work as a fashion designer, he is also a director, producer and screenwriter. If that has not impressed you yet, maybe his relationship with editor-journalist Richard Buckley will. They started going out in 1986 and remain stronger than ever. They have a son together.
Kendrell Bowman And Anthony Wayne
Here is one power couple you should know about. In 2011, the Broadway musical called Anything Goes served as the debut of Anthony Wayne. Kendrell Bowman is a stylist and creative image consultant to celebrities. The two of them worked together on the Off-Broadway musical with the title You Make Me Feel Mighty Real: A Sylvester Concert. To say the least, it was a huge hit!
Matt Bomer & Simon Halls
There is something incredibly fascinating about a secret wedding, isn’t there? You will likely only have the most important people in your lives. Everyone else only gets to hear about it afterward. What do you think about a wedding that has been kept a secret until three years later? This is something Simon Hall and Matt Bomer managed to pull off in 2014.
Thom Browne & Andrew Bolton
Not a lot of people get the chance to design a dress for the First Lady, but Thom Browne did and delivered. He created a lovely dress that former First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama donned in 2013. When Browne met fashion designer and enthusiast Andrew Bolton, he knew it was love. It turns out he was right about that!
Rob Marshall & John DeLuca
It seems like Broadway is truly a magical place. We know that amazing things happen wherever there is magic. We bet John DeLuca and Rob Marshall would agree with the sentiment as that was where they first met in 1982. The two of them had been there to audition for a part in the musical called Boogie-Woogie Rumble of a Dream Deferred. They got the parts and the boy, apparently!
Guillermo Díaz and Partner
Scandal actor Guillermo Diaz is another actor who likes to keep his personal life private. However, there are certain things we know about him. For one thing, he is openly gay and proud of it! He is also in a committed relationship with someone… the problem is that we do not know who it is. Perhaps we will find out sometime in the future.
Bishop OC Allen and First Gentleman Rashad Burgess
We all have preconceived notions about what the church is like, but it turns out there are exceptions to the rules! The Vision Church in Atlanta is nothing like a regular church. The institution welcomes people from all backgrounds. The congregation is made up of people of different genders, races, and sexual orientations. We want to focus on Bishop OC Allen and First Gentleman Rashad Burgess. They have been married for a decade now and have two kids together.
Quincy Gossfield and Deondray Gossfield
Quincy Gossfield and Deondray Gossfield have caught the attention of the public in several ways. For one thing, they are successful television producers and indie filmmakers. They have also made a name for themselves when it comes to love. They worked together and have been in love for a long time.
Monifah Carter and Terez Mychelle
Monifah Carter is an R&B artist who knows what true love is like. She married her partner Terez Carter on April 4, 2014. Aside from her work in the music industry, Carter is one of the few African-Americans you will find on reality television. When it comes to their relationship, this was the only thing she had to say: “We are more in love if that is possible. It is about commitment and doing the right thing for now.”
Derek J and Partner
As we all know, no rules govern falling in love. When you are in love with someone, it feels a little like coming home. Hair stylist Derek J knows the feeling better than anyone. A lot of his fans were taken by surprise when he took to Instagram to post a photo of his partner. They probably did not expect it to be a man, but he addressed this response right away by saying this: “‘Too fine to be gay’ is the same thing as ‘you to [sic] cute to be a dark skin girl or a big girl. Come on ppl.”
Nico Tortorella and Bethany Meyers
Nico Tortorella of Younger and The Following fame has explained that he is pansexual. Bethany Meyers, his life partner, is a lifestyle and fitness entrepreneur. The two of them tied the knot on March 9, 2018, though they opted to do it in a fuss-free manner at a New York City courthouse. Isn’t it amazing to hear they have been together for more than 10 years now?
Maulik Pancholy and Ryan Corvaia
In 2013, Maulik Pancholy of 30 Rock fame let the world know that he is gay. On top of that, he also announced that he was in a committed relationship with a caterer and chef by the name of Ryan Corvaia. You would not believe where these lovers got engaged! It happened at the Taj Mahal in India back in 2014. They got married in September of that same year.
Bob Harper and Anton Gutierrez
In November 2015, fans found out that Anton Gutierrez and Bob Harper were in a committed relationship together. Are you aware of how much power your support can have on a person? During the 7th episode of the 15th season of The Biggest Loser, Bob Harper helped one contestant handle the difficulties of coming out to his loved ones. He also ended up coming out to everyone himself!
Victor Garber and Rainer Andreesen
Victor Garber has earned numerous fans for working on productions like Godspell, Legends of Tomorrow, and Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. It seems like the actor prefers to keep his personal life on the down-low, however. At any rate, fans found out that he was gay in 2012. Three years after coming out, he got married to a Canadian model and artist by the name of Rainer Andreesen.
Meredith Baxter and Nancy Locke
Meredith Baxter is one talented actress who has appeared in projects like Family Ties and Family. However, we want to point out her 5 Emmy Award nominations to prove that she has what it takes! She had been married four times before she came out as gay. She and Nancy Locke tied the knot on December 8, 2013.
Andrew Rannells and Mike Doyle
If you think it is easier to be a voice actor than an onscreen one, you are very wrong. Andrew Rannells can tell you all about it. He happens to be a singer as well. His partner in life is none other than the actor, director, producer and screenwriter Mike Dyle. They have been together since 2011!
Chris Colfer and Will Sherrod
We all have different opinions about how long the relationship should be before one proposes. Just keep in mind that not everyone wants to tie the knot, so it is not very fair. Chris Colfer made a name for himself when he appeared in Glee. He and Will Sherrod have been together since 2013.
Sean Maher and Paul Maher
In 2011, Sean Maher came out as gay. The talented actor is best known for his work on Serenity and Firefly. He and Paul Maher got married in 2016. They have a daughter and a son between them. After the birth of his daughter in 2007, the star decided to go on a 2-year hiatus to take care of the kids.
Beth Ditto & Kristin Ogata
Who decided you need the law and a court to declare you’re officially with someone for good? Love is love, after all, and these celebs made sure the world knew it. In July 2013, Beth Ditto and Kristin Ogata made a huge ‘unofficial’ wedding ceremony in Hawaii. 17 months later, the two officially got married under Oregan’s law permitting same-sex marriage.
Bill T. Jones & Bjorn Amelan
Life is filled with all kinds of challenges and unexpected situations that seriously test your strength. Both of these men have lost the love of their lives and it took them a long while to move on. Today, however, they are both happy and totally in love.
Julie Mehretu & Jessica Rankin
Jessica Rankin is famous for her exquisite embroidered paintings, and now she and her Ethiopian partner, Julie Mehretu own an art studio together! How sweet is that? Clearly, there’s something that draws the two together…
Kim Catullo & Christine Quinn
Fun fact: Kim Catullo straight up refused to be introduced to Christine Quinn when her friend wanted to set the two up. This was during the time that Christine was the leading politician running for mayor in 2013. Kim thought their personalities would clash. However, after some encouragement, they ended up married!
Jenna Wolfe and Stephanie Gosk
Who would have thought that working at NBC would be somewhere to find true love? This was the case for Jenna Wolfe and Stephanie Gosk. The two recently got married, and the NBC co-workers couldn’t be happier for them!
Paris Barclay and Christopher Mason
Aside from having a lead claim to great shows like ER, CSI, and The West Wing, Paris Barclay has achieved success in more than just directing TV shows. In fact, he’s been able to keep his 10-year relationship with Christopher Mason a secret.
Meshell Ndegeocello & Rebecca Walker
We all know that music brings people together. Especially good music. Does anyone remember “Plantation Lullabies”? Back in 1993, the radio was all about Meshell Ndegeocello’s debut album. When music and writing meet, a lot of the time you get a happy couple like Meshell Ndegeocello and Rebecca Walker.
Queen Latifah And Jeanette Jenkins
Queen Latifah has had an on and off relationship with her personal trainer, Jeanette Jenkins, for a while now. They began dating in 2002 and got engaged in 2008. However, in 2014, they broke up and it seemed like Jeanette became engaged to a man.
David Cronenberg & Viggo Mortensen
We wonder if people turned their heads when this kiss took place. Did they begin wondering what on earth was going on with these two celebrities? The answer to both of these questions is ‘absolutely’. This kiss took place at the Canadian Screen Awards, and there are still many questions that are unanswered.
Romy Madley Croft & Hannah Marshall
How would you want to announce your engagement? Romy Madley Croft and Hannah Marshall took to Instagram to share the news of their engagement. Romy wrote a post that got plenty of people smiling first thing in the morning: “Last night, a very special person asked me a very beautiful question….I said yes!”
Lena Waithe And Alana Mayo
You’ve probably heard the saying about how opposites attract. Well, this couple is a clear representation of that. Actress Lena Waithe has been with the movie production executive, Alana Mayo, for 3 years now. Back in 2017, the two became engaged and Waithe made an announcement at the Emmy’s “I love you more than life itself.”
Gus Kenworthy and Matt Wilkas
Even in this day and age, with technology practically everywhere, there can be happy endings! Olympian Gus Kenworthy met his now-boyfriend, actor Matt Wilkas, through Instagram. When speaking to People magazine, Gus said, “I remember thinking [from Wilkas’ movie Gayby] that he was funny and cute and that was kind of it. I remembered his name, and then a little while later on the popular page of Instagram his profile came up — and he makes these really stupid little videos on his Instagram, but they’re very funny and they’re very endearing and so I followed him and he followed me back.”
Billy Porter and Adam Smith
This couple met at a dinner party with friends back in 2009 and dated for a year. However, they broke up and remained friends. Both had lingering feelings all the same, and in 2015, they finally addressed them. In fact, Adam even told his therapist: “Now I know what love looks like, and it just walked out the door,” calling Adam “…the one that got away.” The two got married in 2017.
Adam Rippon and Jussi-Pekka Kajaala
In 2017, when Rippon was in Scandinavia, luck was definitely on his side. He and Kajaala had matched on the dating app, Tinder. In 2018, Adam said the two have “been talking for the past seven months” and “started to hang out a little bit more because we were both really busy.” Eventually, they made it official about a month later.
Troye Sivan and Jacob Bixenman
Troye and Jacob have been an item since 2016, and it seems like the two are still going strong. A couple of years back, Troye gushed about Jacob during an interview with UK’s Attitude magazine, saying, ‘I think he’s got like a kind of energy about him, a magnetic sort of energy. I think people can’t help but love him. He’s just got one of those personalities that draws people in.’
Denis O’Hare and Hugo Redwood
Denis O’Hare and Hugo Redwood jumped at the chance when they had it. The two had gotten married in July 2011, just five days after same-sex marriage became legal in New York. Denis even Tweeted: “Okay. It happened. Hugo and I just got married”. They raised a foster son since he was just two weeks old and then finally formally adopted him.
Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson
The model and actress have been dating for over a year now. Although they wouldn’t confirm their relationship at first, now the two of them are no longer shy to post sweet photos on their social media accounts. Cara and Ashley met while filming the movie “Her Smell” in 2018 and soon started dating.
Sean Hayes and Scott Icenogle
The music producer and composer, Scott Icenogle, is married to actor Sean Hayes. The two began dating in 2014 and dated for a while before getting married in 2016. How did Sean propose, you ask? He tells the story like this: “I said to Scotty, ‘Hey, you know if we get married, there’s like a death tax thing?’ He was like, ‘Oh, great. Let’s get married.’ That’s it.” And then, Sean said, “He’s the greatest person I’ve ever known. He’s the nicest, most genuine, kind, giving, caring, loving, man I know.”
Ali Krieger and Ashlyn Harris
These two began as teammates in 2010 before they began dating. Since Ali and Ashlyn made their relationship public, they instantly became an LGBTQ power couple. They certainly didn’t hold back when they were planning their wedding in 2019. In fact, the couple’s love story was featured in Vogue magazine.
Robbie Rogers and Greg Berlanti
One of the few professional football players who likes falling for men, Robbie Rogers came out in 2013 and started a family with producer Greg Berlanti. The two are now married and the sweetest! They have two kids now, Caleb and Mia.