'Orange Is The New Black's' Taylor Schilling Is Dating Artist Emily Ritz
Orange Is the New Black star, Taylor Schilling has confirmed she is dating Emily Ritz! The ladies took to Instagram to show their affection.
OITNB Star Taylor Schilling Announces New Romance
While celebrating Pride, Taylor Schilling's new girlfriend Emily Ritz posted a sweet photo of the two of them embracing with the caption "I couldn't be more proud to be by your side @TaylorSchilling Happy Pride!" with heart emoji's beneath the pair.
Taylor a.k.a. "Piper Kerman" reposted the image to her Instagram story and added extra hearts. Many celebrities have been coming out about their sexuality for Black Lives Matter and Pride.
Apparently, Taylor and Emily met through mutual friends sometime last year. When asked about her sexuality Taylor told the Evening Standard "I really don't fit into a box, that's too reductive... I've had wonderful relationships. I've had a lot of love, and I don't have any qualms about where it comes from." She also explained "I've had very serious relationships with lots of people, and I'm a very expansive human. There's no part of me that can be put under a label."
Emily Ritz is an impressive artist and musician, check out some of her work here:
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I'm screaming! I've got a spread in the motherfucking CHRONOGRAM! Growing up in the Hudson Valley i always loved flipping through this beautifully curated and free publication. I never would have imagined being featured in it. I feel so blessed and grateful to be recognized as an artist and musician simultaneously. I can't express how incredible it feels to be SEEN my heart is bursting! As it says in the article, my art and music are coalescing and informing each other more than ever before. Perfect timing really! Thank you so much Marie, David and Lynn @chronogram for taking so much time with me and being so generous and supportive. I feel very encouraged to keep sharing my work! So much love if you wanna read it the link is in bio and if you're in the Hudson Valley go find a copy it's free and beauty