Gay TV star and food expert Antoni Porowski splits from his longtime boyfriend and finds love again
Antoni and ex-boyfriend Joey Krietemeyer was together for more than seven years and the foody has previously credited Joey for helping him come out to his family.
“Antoni and Joey broke up months ago,” the source close to the star reveals to US Weekly. “It was very amicable. They’re still friends. It was a clean split.”
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Evidence that sometimes we’re ok with not having General Tso’s and pork egg foo yung in our pjs on a Saturday and instead opt for being around other humans in a social setting in (mostly) clean clothes. Thanks C for not judging as we left at 11 w a doggie bag of PB blossoms for the Uber ride home. 📷 @carsonkressley
According to the magazine, Antoni has now moved on and is currently dating ‘Flipping Out’ alum Trace Lehnhoff.
“Antoni brought Trace Lehnhoff from Flipping Out to Emmy parties [in September], and Trace was clearly there as his date,” the source reveals. “They weren’t trying to hide it. They met on Instagram.”
Antoni and Trace appear to already be doing some wardrobe sharing as shown in the two Insta posts below.
About Antoni Porowski
Antoni Porowski was born March 14, 1984 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He now resides in New York City, U.S.A.
What is he famous for?
Antoni Porowski is a chef, actor and TV personality. He is best known as a one fifth of the “fab five”, hosts of the Netflix makeover show, “Queer Eye”.
After graduating from university, Porowski studied acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City. He appeared in the movies “Elliot Loves”, “Daddy’s Boy”, “The Pretenders” as well as an episode of the TV series “The Blacklist”.
The “Queer Eye” cast were the recipients of a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Structured Reality Program in September 2018. Porowski signed a deal to write his own cookbook and has also announced that he will be opening his own restaurant in New York City.
Is Antoni Porowski gay?
Porowski has stated that his sexuality is fluid. He and ex-boyfriend Joey Krietemeyer were in a relationship for 7 years.
Porowski says that growing up in the liberal city of Montreal, Canada sheltered him from homophobia and predjudice in comparison to his cast mates. Porowski admits he is often perceived as straight, which has also contributed to his more “sheltered” queer experience.