Famous Lesbian Celebrities: Chely Wright Wife and Family. Nine years after we originally wrote this post, we decided to update it to tell you that Cheryl is now happily married. She tied the knot back in 2011 with LGBT rights advocate Lauren Blitzer. Here’s a photo of the then newly married couple:
Chely got pregnant a year later and she gave birth to identical twins George Samuel and Everett Joseph on May 2013. Here’s a photo of the happy family.
Rachel Maddow Girlfriend. Did you know that Rachel Maddow has a girlfriend? We, of course, know that she is one of the most visible (or the most visible) lesbians in media but we never thought about her relationships. Maybe because every time we watch her, we are so taken by her articulateness that our minds never wander to such thoughts as “Does Rachel Maddow have a girlfriend?”
Lauren Morelli Samira Wiley Dating. Let’s add writer Lauren Morelli and actress Samila Wiley to our list of Hollywood lesbian celebrities. Apparently, Orange is the New Black, the show for which Lauren is head writer made her realize she’s a lesbian.
She is now dating OITNB actress Samira Wiley (she plays Poussey in the hit show) and has filed for divorce from husband Steve Basilone.
Let’s have three cheers for tennis great Martina Navratilova and girlfriend Julia Lemigova. The two got engaged at the U.S. Open. Martina proposed, Julia accepted, all is right with the world. Here’s a picture of the proposal which was broadcast on the jumbotron at the Arthur Ashe Stadium:
Meryl Streep Sandra Bullock Kiss at the Critics Choice Award. Hollywood A-Listers Meryl Streep and Sandra Bullock lock lips during the Critics Choice Award where they were both named Best Actress, Sandra for The Blind Side and Meryl for Julie and Julia. Before the girls’ make-out session, they first pretended to fight as you can see in the video below.
Update: Oops, sorry, the video was deleted at source but here are some screencaps from the incident:
Worlds Top Lesbian Heroines: One Poll List. There’s no stopping Angelina Jolie, no? Recently, the folks at Forbes Magazine ranked her as the world’s most powerful celebrity. Now, she’s also ranked as the world’s top lesbian heroine by a survey group called One Poll.