In the famous world, two people being in the spotlight and trying to make a relationship work takes a lot of work and dedication. For some, along the line, one party succumbs to the pressure they feel, which usually never ends well.
Nevertheless, there are some who have tried to make it work, but despite the energy they put into that sort of relationship, it always leads to bigger problems.
Read further for more details.
When Did They Meet?
Heche and DeGeneres became acquainted sometime in 1997 and started dating immediately. They were so in love that they made plans to get a civil union if their romance became legal in Vermont. While everything seemed to be going well between the lovers, they disclosed their breakup in mid 2000.
The reason behind their split had a very large question mark in front of it as no one really knew what happened between them. The only event that people could connect with the breakup, was the fact that Heche started dating only men after her relationship with DeGeneres ended.
Anne Heche’s Family Struggles
Heche has openly talked about her distant relationship with her mom, Nancy Heche. She mentioned to “The Daily Telegraph” in 2011 that she does not think she would ever want to solve issues with her mother.
According to the “What Love Is” actress, her biological father had sexual relations with her when she was just a baby. However, her mother dismissed it as a rash.
The allegations were countered by her mother and sister, who believe that Heche has always doubted herself in the past and has a vague memory of what happened to her as a baby.
Till date, Heche doesn’t speak to her mother and sister, and she is not eager for them to meet her kids.
Anne Heche On ‘DWTS’
Heche became a recent addition to the “DWTS” show this season, and she definitely had an amazing time dancing with her partner, Keo Motsepe. Sadly, her journey on the show came to an end in week four after she ranked bottom two.
Her final dance featured her in a rainbow color outfit, and she danced a Paso Doble. It was so sad for many of her fans to see her leave, but they were glad that she had a great time dancing.
Not only that, the show gave her the opportunity to look back on some of her experiences and decisions in the past.
Heche Opened Up About Past Relationship To ‘DWTS’
Heche was preparing for what would later become her final dance on “DWTS” when she was approached by a People magazine.
She mentioned that during the premiere of a movie she starred in, titled “Volcano,” she was asked not to bring DeGeneres as a date. If she did, she would immediately terminate her contract with Fox. A few minutes after she made an appearance at the venue with her lover, she was asked to leave.
Heche mentioned to Mr. Warburton’s magazine in August that the time she had with the TV host was a beautiful part of her life.
“I was part of a revolution that created a social change, and I could not have done that without falling in love with her,” she said.