It's simply what's true for me, and that's all I can speak to." , Paulson told ET, "It matters not at all what the gender is.
And I think that's a testament to both the evolution of your own mind and also the reality that when you can see it from that vantage point, it's very clear that love is love." Taylor and Paulson haven't exactly been low-key about their affection for one another on social media.
Holland recently talked about her sexuality for the first time to public radio station WNYC, and while she declined to name her current partner, she did reveal the significant age gap.
"All I can say is, I've done both, and I don't let either experience define me," Paulson said.
due to a sense of “responsibility to get it right for her." The prosecutor was vilified — and very publicly criticized for a questionable perm, the subject of one episode midway through the series — during the O. Over the years, she's enjoyed an eclectic romantic life, once becoming engaged to the playwright Tracy Letts, who was at the time nine years her senior, then later dating actress Cherry Jones, who at 59 was then 18 years older.
“I didn’t want this to be another opportunity to pile shit onto her and continue the sexism that went on during the trial.”Paulson knows a thing or two about life in the headlines.
Late last year, Paulson started dating actress Holland Taylor, who, at 73, is 32 years her senior.
(The younger actress is 41.)Paulson hasn’t been shy about showing off this latest relationship — they started exchanging flirtatious tweets even before they went public, and on occasion Taylor’s Twitter feed turns into a retweeted celebration of all things Paulson — her looks, her acting chops, her adoring fans.
“There’s a very big age difference between us which I’m sure shocks a lot of people, and it startles me,” Taylor joked. Paulson famously dated Cherry Jones, 59, for five years and ended their courtship in 2009.Plus, they take a lot of selfies.“I am in love, and that person happens to be Holland Taylor,” she told the New York Times.(It was a bit of PDA during the 2015 Tony Awards that gave away her relationship with Jones, too.) But Paulson also refused to categorize herself, adding in the same interview that she feared being “straightjacketed” were she to label her sexuality.“Guys don’t ask me out because they think I like women,” she told in 2014, and on the other side, women “don’t ask me out because they don’t know what I am., noting she and her partner are open to marriage one day.Holland Taylor opens up about being gay Anyone who follows either actress on Twitter wouldn't be surprised by this revelation.