‘Two and a Half Men’ mom Holland Taylor, 72, dating ‘Horror Story’ star Sarah Paulson, 40

Sarah Paulson, Holland Taylor
Sarah Paulson and Holland Taylor pose together at a dinner party in October 2015. FilmMagic

Two and a Half Men mom Holland Taylor, 72, recently spoke out on a podcast about being in a committed relationship with a woman.

Though the actress declined to reveal her partner’s identity on the WNYC Death, Sex and Money podcast last week, she did say that her love interest is a younger woman and the pair are discussing getting married.

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“It’s the most wonderful, extraordinary thing that could have ever possibly happened in my life,” said Holland. “I haven’t come out because I am out,” she said, adding, “I live out.”

People magazine is now reporting that the “other woman” in this scenario is American Horror Story star Sarah Paulson.

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Paulson, 40, has had one other relationship with a woman: Tony award-winning actress Cherry Jones. Before that, she only dated men.

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The pair has posted numerous pictures on social media, but until now their context was a mystery.

Taylor posted this to Twitter, for example:

And this:

Paulson posted this:

And here’s the pair at an event in March of this year:

It’s pretty evident that the two are romantically involved, and for Holland, finding love has helped her climb out of a struggle with depression, which consumed her after the death of her mother.

“I wasn’t actually a danger to myself, but I really sometimes wondered how I could get out of the house to go get food,” Taylor told Parade in 2013. “I was on antidepressants for over 15 years, with very intermittent counselling. It was a very dead period of my life.”