“I truly love my family, and it’s the best situation I’ve ever been in,” Wanda said.“Orange is the the New Black” has more than few cute lesbian couples on screen, but the show actually spawned a real-life, honest-to-God, leaving-my-husband-for-you lesbian relationship between Lauren Morelli (a writer for the show) and Samira Wiley (the actress who plays Poussey Washington).Happily, Del and Phyllis did eventually say vows that stuck on June 16, 2008, just a few months before Dorothy died at the age of 87.
“It was just fate, to be honest with you,” she said of that moment.
Today, they’re happily married and raising twins, Lucas Claude and Olivia Lou.
In October 2015, the couple got married, and in July 2016 they brought home newborn twin boys, Max and Finn.
“Once you follow your heart, it’s all of a sudden so easy,” Stephanie said of her journey into Tig’s arms.
I remember watching the news that day in awe — so many people came out to cheer and wave rainbow flags. Oftentimes, lesbian celebrities — whether they intend to or not — play an important role in normalizing same-sex couples.