These are the partners of famous LGBT entertainers

Nils - 19. March 2022
Anderson Cooper and Benjamin MaisaniAt this point, the famed CNN anchor essentially lives in the limelight. Many people are unaware that he has 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. Cooper told the Daily Mail in an interview,“Benjamin and I separated as boyfriends some time ago. We are still family to each other, and love each other very much.”
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Luke Evans and 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.
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Ricky Martin and 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!
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!
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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.
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 came 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.”
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Guillermo Díaz and his 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.
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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!
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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 life. 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.
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Beth Ditto & Kristin Ogata
Who decided you need the law and a court to declare you’re official 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.

Seventeen months later, the two officially got married under Oregan’s law permitting same-sex marriage.
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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.
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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.
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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?
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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?
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.
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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 they certainly look great together!
Melissa Etheridge & Linda Wallem
At this point, the famed CNN anchor essentially lives in the limelight. Many people are unaware that he has 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.”
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Raven-Symoné & AzMarie Livingston
Everyone got to know and fell 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 unique venue: The American Museum of Natural History.
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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.
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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 win in love.
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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 a few young women who are more famous or successful than Cara Delevingne. She used to date musician Annie Clark, better known as St. Vincent.
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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.
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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 to the 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!
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.
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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.
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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!
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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 about it and more!
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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.
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Jim Parsons & Todd Spiewak
Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons and art director Todd Spiewak have been together for a long time now.

They had been together for 15 years before getting married in 2017.
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.
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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!
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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.”
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Samira Wiley & Lauren Morelli
Fans of the hit show Orange is the New Black was 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.
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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 in a relationship 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.
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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 his role as Dr. Niles on the famous television sitcom 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!
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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 what we are here to talk about.

In 2011, he got married to David Miller, his writer, director, and producer partner of 15 years.
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Tig Notaro & Stephanie Allynne
Tig Notaro is a comedian who has been married to 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.
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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.
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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.
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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 breathtaking!
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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!
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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.
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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 have four children between them. Divorce is a true tragedy.
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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 six years now. Don’t they look good together?