Paul O’Grady Has Married His Long-Term Partner Andre Portasio.

Currently Blind Date host Paul, 62, has married his ballet dancing partner Andre Portasio, 37, in the gardens of the Goring Hotel, the Sun has revealed. Together since 2006, the were joined by close friends and family including rather a few famous faces.

Sir Ian McKellen, Julian Clary and Michael Cashman were among those that joined the happy couple to celebrate their special day.

“Paul is as happy as he’s ever been to be married to Andre,” a source revealed. “They kept the wedding to just their closest family and friends and had a big lunch afterwards to celebrate.”

The creator of drag legend Lily Savage, Paul met his husband after being introduced by former boyfriend and manager Brendan Murphy. Paul previously confirmed that he and Andre had been dating in his 2012 book Still Standing.

Paul recently returned to our telly screens to replace the late Cilla Black on a revamp of her dating show Blind Date.

Want to know more? Read our exclusive interview with him here

 

This article was originally published on Gay Times magazine. Read the original article.