Carrie Schenken: Married to Her Lesbian Partner, Amanda Bearse, Planning to Have Children?
There is no joy greater than accepting yourself for who you are. You can tell how the world has become more open, from all the celebs that are coming out to accepting their true sexuality. One of the first actresses from primetime Television to come out was Amanda Bearse. Learn about her personal life.
You might know Amanda Bearse as an actress and comedian, but very few know her life’s story from a personal side. Did you know that she was married? If you didn’t then you probably also didn’t know that she had children as well.
Amanda Bearse got a lot of attention when she made the decision to come out as homosexual. She decided to do it on ‘The National Coming Out Day’ of 1993. She wanted everybody to know that gay and lesbians are normal people as well.
Her Married Life and Adopting Children:
Amanda Bearse is currently married to her lesbian partner, Carrie Schenken. They married in 2010 so of present, they have been married for six years. The couple also has children through adoption. Their first child was a daughter Amanda adopted in 1993 named Zoe. Her bio suggests that she has two children, but no further information is given about it. You can solely tell how good of a couple they are from the picture below.
Caption: Amanda Bearse with partner Carrie Schenken
Her Dating History:
Amanda Bearse likes to keep her dating life a big secret but still she has been linked to some people in the past. She was said to have dated an American Comic, Sandra Bernhard in 1983. Apart from that, a bio website ‘Bundyology’ states that she also dated a woman named Amy during the time she had adopted Zoe but only her relationship with Sandra has some evidence like the photo below.
Caption: Amanda Bearse with then girlfriend Sadra Bernhard
Amanda Bearse's Short Bio:
Amanda Bearse was born on 9th of August 1958, in Winter Park, Florida, US. She first studied acting at the ‘Neighborhood Playhouse’ in New York City. She has a very impressive net worth estimated to be at least 16 million dollars.
Speaking of her present activities, she will appear, in the movie ‘Sky Sharks’ set to release on 2017. She has also directed and produced the TV movie ‘Skirtchasers’ in 2016.