Love is love is love is love. It doesn’t matter how old you are or what sex or gender you are, love is a feeling that can be felt towards anyone. When it comes to the LGBT community, love is an absolutely beautiful thing! In recent years, celebrities have been able to show off their love for their partners on social media and at events. Here, you’ll get to know some of the partners of the most famous LGBT celebrities.
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi
Ellen DeGeneres paved the way for the LGBT community when she announced that she was gay on her sitcom show. Ellen and Portia are considered a power couple in the eys of Hollywood. Portia works as a model, actress, and philanthropist.
Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka
Actor Neil Patrick Harris and chef David Burtka have been married for a while and have two children together. Their family always dresses up in group costumes for Halloween that Neil can’t wait to post to social media.
Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli
You know Samira Wiley from Orange is the New Black. Little did she know that this role would also land her the love of her life! Lauren Morelli was a writer on the show when they met. The two instantly connected and have been together ever since.
Jodie Foster and Alexandra Hedison
Talented actress Jodie Foster is married to teacher, artist, and director Alexandra Hedison. Even though David Letterman once sympathized that Jodie was missing out on being with men, Jodie couldn’t be happier with the love of her life.
Cara Delevingne and Annie Clark
Cara Delevingne started her career as a model and even made it into the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show for a few years. Now, she is focused on her acting career. Cara dated musician Annie Clark for some time, but the two split in 2016.
Michael Sam and Vito Cammasano
It isn’t often that you find a football player who is also gay. Michael Sam shocked his fans when he kissed his boyfriend Vito Cammisano on television when he was drafted into the NFL. Unfortunately, the couple didn’t last and ended up breaking off their engagement in 2015.
Sarah Paulson and Holland Taylor
Sarah Paulson is not only a lesbian, but she is dating a woman who is 34 years her senior. Holland Taylor is also an actress, best known for her role as the mother in Two and a Half Men. While their relationship may be seen as unconventional, the two are happily in love and show no signs of splitting up.
Jenna Lyons and Courtney Crangi
Jenna Lyons was married for almost a decade before she realized she was in love with women. That’s when she met Courtney Crangi. Unfortunately, the couple split in 2017.
Kendrell Bowman and Anthony Wayne
Broadway star Anthony Wayne starred in Anything Goes back in 2011. That’s when he met his partner, Kendrell Bowman, who serves as a consultant to celebrities. You can bet that everyone is jealous of their perfect relationship.
Nico Tortorella and Bethany Meyers
Actor Nico Tortorella is happily married to Bethany Meyers, a pansexual fitness entrepreneur. They married in 2018 after being together for 10 years.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita
You know Jesse Tyler Ferguson best from Modern Family. While he plays a gay man on the show, he is also gay in real life and happily married to his husband, Justin Mikita. Rather than accepting traditional wedding gifts, the couple asked guests to make donations to their charity, Tie the Knot.
George Takei and Brad Altman
George Takei didn’t come out publicly until 2008 when he let the world know that he was in a relationship with writer Brad Altman. It turned out they had been together for almost twenty years when he made the announcement.
Lance Bass and Michael Turchin
Former N’SYNC member, Lance Bass, came out in People magazine in 2006. He is now married to actor Michael Turchin. They even created a TV show called Lance Loves Michael: The Lance Bass Wedding.
Cynthia Nixon and Christine Marinoni
Cynthia Nixon is best known for her role in Sex and the City. She is now married to Christine Marinoni, an education activist, after realizing she preferred women and left her boyfriend.
Elton John and David Furnish
Sir Elton John has made waves in the music industry. He is married to David Furnish, a director, since 1993. They even got married the same year that they met.
Tom Ford and Richard Buckley
Designer Tom Ford is married to journalist Richard Buckley. The two had met in an elevator in 1986 and the rest is history. They also have a four-year-old son together, Alexander John Buckley Ford.
Wanda Sykes and Alex Sykes
Funny lady Wanda Sykes came out in 2008 and married her wife, Alex Niedbalski, just a month later. Before her marriage to Alex, Wanda was married to a man and even had children with him.
Michael Kors and Lance Lepere
Designer Michael Kors met his husband, Lance Lepere, when he was interning at Kors’ company. It was on a business trip to Paris that the two realized how compatible they were together. They married in 2011 in New York.
Jillian Michaels and Heidi Rhoades
Fitness enthusiast and Biggest Loser host, Jillian Michaels, married her manager, Heidi Rhoades, in 2011. Unfortunately, the two didn’t last forever and split up in 2018.
Jim Parsons and Todd Spiewak
Jim Parsons and Todd Spiewak were together for 15 years before they decided to get married officially. They got married in 2017 in New York City. While Jim didn’t necessarily want to get married, he agreed to feel closer to his husband.
Lily Tomlin and Jane Wagner
Lily Tomlin is best known for her stand-up comedy in the 1960s and performances on Broadway. She is married to writer Jane Wagner. They met while collaborating on And That’s the Truth. They officially married in 2013.
Melissa Etheridge and Linda Wallem
Singer Melissa Etheridge married actress Linda Wallem in 2014. The two have been best friends for many years. So, when Melissa became a single mom, she turned to Linda for comfort and the rest is history.
Ellen Page and Samantha Thomas
Actress Ellen Page is most recognized for her role in Juno. She keeps her relationship with artist Samantha Thomas pretty private from the public. It wasn’t until 2014 that Page came out at a Human Rights Campaign. Unfortunately, the two split after a year and a half together.
RuPaul and Georges LeBar
The world’s most known drag queen, RuPaul, is married to Australian painter Georges LeBar. They met in 1994 at a club in New York and have been together ever since.
Cheyenne Jackson and Jason Landau
Actor Cheyenne Jackson has been with his husband Jason Landau since 2013. They have two children, twins, together. They live a happy life as a family. Cheyenne even took half a year off to stay home with the kids when they were born.
Robin Roberts and Amber Laign
The Good Morning America host, Robin Roberts, didn’t come out until 2013. However, she has been with massage therapist Amber Laign since 2005.
Chely Wright and Lauren Blitzer
Singer Chely Wright was one of the first country singers to come out as gay in 2010. Just a year after her major announcement, she let the world know that she was engaged to LGBT activist Lauren Blitzer. They have two twin boys together.
Sara Gilbert and Linda Perry
Sara Gilbert is best known for her role on Roseanne. She came out in 2010 and had a relationship with Allison Adler for about a year. Then she met Linda Perry and the two have been engaged since 2013 and even have a son together.
Barry Manilow and Garry Kief
Singer Barry Manilow married his husband Garry Kief in 2014. However, they have known each other since 1978. Before getting together, both men were in relationships with women.
Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent
These designers were dating for just a year before getting engaged and a year after that they tied the knot. While the relationship was pretty quick, they now have two children together and work on Nate & Jeremiah by Design.
David Hyde Pierce and Brian Hargrove
You know David Hyde Pierce from Frasier. Three years after the show ended, he came out publicly and let the world know that he was in a relationship with director and producer, Brian Hargrove. They’ve been together for over two decades, but officially tied the knot in 2008.
Ryan Murphy and David Miller
Television show creator Ryan Murphy is married to photographer David Miller. They tied the knot in 2011 after being together for 15 years. They also welcomed their son into their family after being married for two years.
Tig Notaro and Stephanie Allynne
Comedian Tig Notaro is married to actress Stephanie Allynne. They married in 2015 and have a family made complete by twin boys. Stephanie admits that she tried to date men, but it never felt right until she met Tig.
Alan Cummings and Grant Shaffer
Actor Alan Cummings has been married to artist Grant Shaffer since 2012. They live happhily in New York with their two dogs. The two started their relationship in 2005 before entering a civic partnership before they got married.
Matt Dallas and Blue Hamilton
Actor Matt Dallas is best known for his role in Kyle XY. He is married to music executive Blue Hamilton. They married in 2015 and have an adopted son together, Crow.
Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson
Basketball players Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson were married for just 28 days before they called it quits. It wasn’t a great relationship from the start as they were arrested for domestic violence just three weeks before their wedding day.
Orlando Cruz and Jose Manuel Colon
Professional boxer Orlando Cruz came out about his sexuality in 2012. It was a huge deal for the boxing community. In fact, he was the one of the first people to be inducted into the National Gay and Lesbian Sports Hall of Fame. He married his husband, Jose Manuel Colon, in New York.
Raven-Symoné and AzMarie Livingston
Child star Raven-Symoné dated model AzMarie Livingston for three years until 2015. Livingston appeared on America’s Top Model: British Invasion. After the relationship ended, Raven made it clear that she did not like labels when it came to her sexuality.
Daniel Franzese and Joseph Bradley Phillips
Daniel Franzese is best know for his role in Mean Girls. He is in a relationship with stylist Bradley Philips. Daniel even proposed to him, but unfortunately they broke off the engagement.
Jonathan Knight and Harley Rodriguez
Jonathan Knight, a member of the music group New Kids on the Block, is is in a relationship with Harley Rodriguez. They have been together since 2008. The couple even appeared on The Amazing Race together.
Tom Daley and Dustin Lance Black
Olympic diver Tom Daley is married to screenwriter Dustin Lance Black. They started dating in 2013 and eventually got married in a castle in Devon, England. In the summer of 2018, they welcomed their son Robert Ray into their family.
Zachary Quinto and Miles McMillan
Actor Zachary Quinto is in a relationship with Miles McMillan. They were perfect for each other as they share common interests in style, art, and film. After meeting in 2013, they knew they had found their soul mate.
Colton Haynes and Jeff Leatham
Actor Colton Haynes was married to Jeff Leatham for a short while. They were married for just six months before they decided to go their separate ways.
Jane Lynch and Lara Embry
Successful actress Jane Lynch married clinical psychologist Lara Embry in 2010. Unfortunately, their relationship didn’t last too long and divorced just four years later.
Cat Cora and Jennifer Cora
After almost two decades together, Cat and Jennifer Cora decided to split up. With four sons together, it wasn’t an easy decision. They were married for two of the years that they were together.
B.D. Wong and Richie Jackson
Actor B.D. Wong is best known for his role in Law & Order: SVU. He was dating Richie Jackson from 1988 until 2004. They had twins together, but sadly only one of them survived after birth.
Cherry Jones and Sophie Huber
Cherry Jones has never been shy about her sexuality. She was with architect Mary O’Connor for 18 years before they split and she dated Sara Paulson for two years. Presently, she is married to actress Sophie Huber and the two seem to be going strong.
Dot Marie Jones and Bridgett Casteen
Arm wrestling champion and actress Dot Marie Jones is married to Bridgett Casteen. They started dating in 2010. The two have been together ever since and are living a happy live.
John Barrowman and Scott Gill
Singer, actor, and writer John Barrowman fell in love with his boyfriend, Scott Gill, after seeing him in a play. It was love at first sight! They decided to officially tie the knot in 2013, seven years after they started dating.
Adam Lambert and Sauli Koskinen
American Idol contestant, Adam Lambert, dated TV personality Sauli Koskinen from 2010 to 2013. Unfortunately, they couldn’t make their relationship work, but they are still close friends.