They split in 2009, but the breakup was said to be amicable.
When openly gay actress Cherry Jones won a Tony award for Best Actress in a Play at the 59th Annual Tony Awards, which was broadcast by CBS and watched by over 6 million viewers on Sunday, June 5, she received an excited kiss on the lips from her girlfriend Sarah Paulson, with whom she had been holding hands throughout the ceremony.
Paulson and Taylor met about a decade ago, and although Paulson was still dating actress Cherry Jones at the time, she says the attraction on her end was immediate.
She has been seen with Amanda Peet even before she got together with Cherry. Actress Cherry Jones has split with longtime girlfriend Sarah Paulson, she tells "We're not together anymore, but we're still dearest of friends," she told Us Thursday at the Broadway opening night of The Royal Family in New York City.
‘ For Your Consideration event on Friday night (May 19) in Los Angeles.
The Emmy-winning actress participated in a Q&A with Seth to help generate buzz for his Emmy campaign.
She can currently be seen on TV in a supporting role in the second season of HBO’s critically acclaimed western series , which screened at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival in January and is currently making the festival rounds.
Reports that Paulson, 41, was dating Holland Taylor, 73, began to surface in early December after Taylor admitted that she was in a relationship with a woman and that it was the "most wonderful and extraordinary thing" that happened to her life.
I can't say it any other way than there's a poignancy to it, and a heightened sense of time and the value of time." Paulson says she's always connected with those older than her.
"I had a complicated home life, and my teachers, predominantly my theater teachers and my English teachers, were very dedicated to taking care of me in a particular way," she shares.
"I think there's a greater appreciation of time and what you have together and what's important, and it can make the little things seem very small.
It puts a kind of sharp light mixed with a sort of diffused light on something.
I think there's a greater appreciation of time and what you have together and what's important, and it can make the little things seem very small."It puts a kind of sharp light mixed with a sort of diffused light on something," she continued.
[quote]Cherry was fab on the Emmys -- I thought she thanked Sarah? Which is why the people on Afterellen started speculating and which then prompted Suzanne Westerhoefer (sp?