Celebrities Pop Culture 

Top Same-Sex Celebrity Weddings

Here’s our list of the top 5 same-sex celebrity weddings.

Ellen Degeneres and Portia De Rossi

Ellen and her partner, Portia, married on the 16th August 2008 at their home in Beverly Hills. The whole affair was private and intimate. The ceremony itself was only witnessed by 19 guests. Another special touch to their day was the fact that both their vows were handwritten.

A post shared by ZOLA (@zola) on

Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka

How I met your Mother actor, Neil Patrick Harris, married his long term partner, David Burtka on the 16th September 2014. After being together for more than 10 years they sealed the knot in Perugia, Italy. Their first dance was “A Moment Like This,” by Kelly Clarkson and as an added extra Sir Elton John performed at their wedding!

A post shared by Neil Patrick Harris (@nph) on

Jodie Foster and Alexandra Hedison

In 2008, Jodie Foster split from a 20 year relationship with producer Cydney Bernard. Known for her secrecy, Jodie gave a speech at the Golden Globes in 2013 which was taken as her coming out speech. Since then she has married Alexandra Hedison, sealing the knot in April 2014.

George Takei and Brad Altman

George Takei and partner, Brad Altman, married on the 14th September 2008 at the Democracy Forum of the Japanese American National Museum, of which he is a patron. The actor, best known for his role as Hikaru Sulu and his partner were the first same-sex couple to apply for a marriage license in West Hollywood.

Cheyenne Jackson and Jason Landau

Cheyenne Jackson had originally been married to Monte Lapka, a physicist he began dating back in 2000. They eventually married on the 3rd September 2011 in New York, however in July 2013 they filed for divorce. Since then, Cheyenne married short-term partner Jason Landau in September 2014.

Related posts