Openly Gay Actor Andrew Rannells: Who is His Longtime Boyfriend/Partner?

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These days many celebrities are coming out. There are also celebrities who are openly gay. People are no longer afraid and shy of the traditional thinking of their sexual orientation.  So is Andrew Rannells. “The Book of Mormon” star Andrew Rannells is openly gay and doesn’t hesitate to reveal his love life.
Openly Gay Actor Andrew Rannells: Who is His Longtime Boyfriend/Partner?

Quick Information

  • Divorce/Split Not Yet
  • Eye Color Dark Brown
  • Hair Color Dark Brown
  • Hair Short
  • Weight 78 kg (172 lbs)
  • Height/ How Tall? 6' 1" (1.85 m)
  • College Marymount Manhattan College
  • High School Creighton Preparatory School
  • Career 1995-present
  • Net Worth $4 Million (Estimated)
  • Dating/Affair Mike Doyle (2011-present)
  • Gay Yes
  • Boyfriend Mike Doyle (2011-present)
  • Date of Birth Aug 23, 1978
  • Age 45 Years, 10 Months
  • Relationship Status Dating
  • Children/Kids Not Yet
  • Sister/s Becky Britt
  • Mother Charlotte Rannells
  • Father Ronald Rannells
  • Ethnicity/Race Mixed
  • Zodiac Sign Virgo
  • Birth Name Andrew Scott Rannells
  • Profession Actor
  • Birth Place Omaha, Nebraska, United States
  • Nationality American

The Book of Mormon star Andrew Rannells is openly gay and doesn’t hesitate to reveal his love life. He has guts like Eric Millegan, Seimone Augustus, and Robert Grant to share his personal life with public and to tell stories that are specific to his community.

A journey into his love life with his long-time boyfriend thus seems a fascinating one. 

Who is Gay Star's Boyfriend/Partner?

Andrew is dating American actor, director, and producer Michael "Mike" Doyle, 44, since 2011. Mike is popular for appearing in Green Lantern (2011), Jersey Boys (2014), The Invitation (2015), and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2002-2009).  

Well, Andrew has not been shy at all to share about his affair with Mike to the public. They both are together in their good and bad times. They also share their pictures on their Instagram account.

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Andrew Rannells alongside his boyfriend Mike Doyle. (Photo: Andrew Rannells' Instagram)

On April 2015, Andrew Rannells was set to star with his real-life boyfriend Mike in a new Judd Apatow movie. The duo, besides working together has also started to share a home as well. Though not much information has been revealed, it is believed that Andrew and his long-term boyfriend Mike are involved in a live-in relationship.

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On 16 June 2016, at the BAMcinemaFest 2016 at BAM Rose Cinemas, Andrew was seen with his longtime boyfriend, Mike Doyle attending the premiere of “Suited.”

Andrew Rannells with his longtime boyfriend, Mike Doyle and Zuzanna Szadkowski at the BAMcinemaFest 2016 at BAM Rose Cinemas.  (Photo:

However, the actor's relationship with his boyfriend has not been all sunshine and rainbows. The duo's romance was questioned after Andrew was seen getting close with actor Matt Bomer on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen in July 2018.

The speculation was further increased after Andrew's post on Instagram wishing Matt on his birthday on 11 October 2018.

"Happy Birthday to the wonderful Matt Bomer from Mr. and Mrs. America 1952. Love you, Matt! (And you too, Lena.)"

However, Andrew has since denied the rumors in an interview and claimed that he and Matt are just good friends. This means his romantic involvement with Mike seems to be going strong.

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Forty-year-old Andrew Rannells is one of the very dedicated actors who has gained popularity by the very young age. In an interview with Salon in September 2014, Andrew said that he likes telling stories that are specific to his community. 

"I do feel as a gay actor that it’s nice to tell stories that are specific to my community or my experience on earth, and a lot of times that will come from other gay people because that’s the most authentic way to go about it.”

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His latest career ventures include his role as Darren in the American mystery thriller A Simple Favor in 2018. He is also all set to appear in upcoming American comedy television series Black Monday in 2019. Furthermore, Andrew also has his own memoir releasing in 2019 which is currently untitled.

The book will describe Rannells’ inspiring journey from Omaha, Nebraska, to how he reached the heights of stardom.​​​​​​​