The Talk cohost Sara Gilbert announced her engagement to Linda Perry today on the show. Linda — a singer, songwriter, and producer — orchestrated a proposal picnic complete with a surprise musical performance of their song (The Cure's "Love Song") and T-shirts with the question printed on them, which Sara called "the most amazing proposal ever."
Jesse joins other gay celebrities who are engaged or married to their partners, including Modern Family's Jesse Tyler Ferguson who announced his engagement to Justin Mikita last Fall. Sex and the City's Cynthia Nixon and Christine Marinoni wanted to wait until same-sex marriage was legal in New York to get married, and after having their wish granted in 2011 they married in May. Another celebrity to take advantage of the legalization of gay marriage in New York was Michael Kors, who married his longtime partner, Lance LePere in 2011. See some of our other favorite engaged and married gay celebrities now!