Lily Tomlin marries partner
Lily Tomlin and her long-time companion of 42 years, screenwriter and author, Jane Wagner, have finally tied the knot. The couple were wed in a private ceremony on New Year’s Eve.
Tomlin had originally nixed the idea of marriage, thinking it would never be an option for her but when the US Supreme Court overturned the Defence of Marriage Act (DOMA) in June, she told E Online she and Wagner were thinking about making their relationship official.
Now just six months later, the 75-year-old comedienne and star of stage and screen has finally married her life-partner.
As well as a personal partnership, Wagner and Tomlin have shared a prolific professional relationship, with Wagner penning several of Tomlin’s hits vehicles, including the Incredible Shrinking Woman and the Grammy Award-winning album. Edith Ann.