“Queen Sugar’s” Rutina Wesley Announces Her Engagement To Girlfriend

November 21, 2017  |  

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In both “Queen Sugar” and “True Blood,” actress Rutina Wesley has played a woman who was in a relationship with another woman. And judging by some posts she’s shared on Instagram, it would appear that life is imitating art…or vice versa.

In a series of pictures that seem to be more inspirational and encouraging than revelatory, shared the news of her engagement to a New Orleans based chef, named Shonda.

Click through to see some pictures of them together and that rock.

In other images, Rutina has also discussed what Shonda means to her.


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#FromTheInsideOut You are the sunshine of my life….

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#NolaNCaliLove 💜#QueenSugarFinaleEvent

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This will be the second marriage for Wesley, who was married to fellow actor Jacob Fishel for eight years. The couple divorced in 2013.

Congratulations to these two! We’re wishing them the best.


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