Carson Kressley & Ted Allen Say Queer Eye Forced Them to Come Out

Ten years ago, a handsome and gabby group of five gay lifestyle experts blazed onto the TV scene as makeover savants, opening doors to their worlds of culture, beauty, food and style – and in the process, exposing for many hopeless heteros what it’s like to live and thrive as a gay men.

Ted Allen Shares Details of His Engagement to Barry Rice

Ted Allen and fiancé Barry Rice aren’t the only ones feeling joyous over their engagement.

The host of Food Network’s Chopped, 48, says positive acknowledgments of his same-sex partnership have been pouring in since the couple of 20 years decided to get engaged just after the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was deemed unconstitutional on Wednesday.

Ted Allen Announces Engagement to Barry Rice

Melissa Etheridge isn’t the only celebrity who announced plans to wed on Wednesday.

After the Supreme Court’s gay rights ruling regarding same-sex marriage, Chopped host Ted Allen announced that he, too, would be celebrating by walking down the aisle.

Daily Insider

March 3, 2004
For some stars who didn’t make it to L.A. for the Academy Awards, there was fun to be had at Entertainment Weekly’s 10th annual Oscar party, held at old-school showbiz hangout Elaine’s in Manhattan.

Chris Noth sat with Monica Lewinsky, and later was grabbed by an avid fan – Liza Minnelli – who whispered something to the Sex and the City star. He smiled and answered, “I’m a big fan of yours too.”

Daily Insder for January 30, 2004