But it’s been good for me to do it in such a lovely way.” Funnily enough, Taylor actually kicked off their romantic relationship in the most modern of ways—on Twitter.
“Early on, when people found out I was with Holland, someone said: ‘I think you have to be careful, I’m afraid it’s going to affect your career negatively.’ I was like, what? ' But then, you know, I did it anyway.” When Paulson won her first Emmy in 2016 for her portrayal of Marcia Clark in , she gave Taylor a shoutout during her speech, saying, “I love you.”Since, they’ve been posting about each other on Instagram and Twitter—and giving us plenty of reasons to always want more of them together.
It never occurred to me at all.” She continued, “It occurred to me, should I not do that?
“If my life choices had to be predicated based on what was expected of me from a community on either side, that’s going to make me feel really straitjacketed, and I don’t want to feel that,” Sarah continued.
“What I can say absolutely is that I am in love, and that person happens to be Holland Taylor.” Sarah adds that she met Holland about 10 years ago, when she was still dating Cherry Jones, and said she was “probably the most exquisitely beautiful woman I’d ever seen.” “There’s a poignancy to being with someone older,” Sarah said.
Paulson has appeared on Broadway in the plays The Glass Menagerie in 2005 and Collected Stories in 2010.
She also starred in a number of independent films, and had a leading role on the ABC comedy series Cupid in 2009.
And Sarah, of course, is from a different generation, she’s very much of today.
It was hard for me at first to go through that membrane of being a private person.
Sarah Paulson is publicly opening up about her relationship with 73-year-old actress Holland Taylor for the first time!
“My choices in romantic partners have not been conventional, and therefore the idea that it is ‘other’ makes it compelling,” the 41-year-old actress told the about her dating both older men and women in the past.
For her work, she has been nominated for five Primetime Emmy Awards and won two Critics' Choice Television Awards for Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries. Simpson, for which she earned critical praise and numerous accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie. She was so brave to be basically a debutante in Tampa, Florida, having a cotillion and a coming out ball—and she picked up and brought her two kids to the greatest city in the world, not knowing anyone.