The Real Truth About Peter Porte: Husband, Gay, Wedding

The Real Truth About Peter Porte: Husband, Gay, Wedding

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Peter Porte is famous for his appearances in several hit soap operas and TV films including The Young and the Restless. Since the early 2000s, the actor has been entertaining us.

But despite being such an acclaimed star, Peter rarely talks about his life behind the camera. Even so, many of you might already be aware that he is a married man. However, do you know who is Peter Porte’s husband?

Find out the answer to the question here! Apart from his marriage life, we’re also going to discuss Peter’s sexuality as well!

Who is Peter Porte’s husband? A big shot in the financial world

Since 2018, Pete is in enjoying a blissful marital life with his husband, Jacob Jules Villere. His husband is a big name in the banking world.

Peter Porte husband Jacob is a VP at Capital One Bank
Peter Porte’s husband Jacob is a VP at Capital One Bank.

Currently, Villere serves as the Senior Vice President at the Capital One Bank. Initially, he moved to the position of VP in 2016, after working in the bank for over a decade. Since then, he has been leading the West Coast Corporate Banking team.

Prior to joining Capital One, he worked as the auditor for Certegy from 2001 to 2003. The Louisiana State University graduate also worked as an accountant at Arthur Anderson.

Peter Porte married his gay partner Jacob Villere in 2018

The beautiful pair tied the knot in an intimate ceremony on October 7th, 2018. The holy ceremony took place in New Orleans at Latrobe’s on Royal. For the wedding, the LGBTQ duo had decided on navy and cream-colored attires.

The wedding itself was quite private. Sadly, we fans are yet to see the pictures from the nuptials.

Regardless, the lovebirds are happy together. Since tying the knot, Peter often shares pictures with his lover on Instagram.

 

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Peter had a fun-filled bachelor’s party

Just like a regular wedding, we all know, gay weddings are no different. Likewise, the Gift to Remember star threw a great bachelor party, just a few days before the wedding.

Peter himself didn’t share pictures from the party but one of his friends, Darren Bluestone did. In the picture, Peter is joined by five of his friends. For the fun night, he opted for a slutty skin-colored nightgown with flowers printed on them. Check it out!

Peter Porte Bachelor Party
Peter during his Bachelor party

Crazy one. Right?

Peter and Jacob loves traveling

In addition, the lovebirds are avid travelers and have traveled to numerous exotic destinations already. Internationally, they’ve visited France, Italy, Mexico, Switzerland, Greece, Canada, and Isreal over the past couple of years.

Peter Porte Husband Jacob Jules
Peter and Jacob at a fancy party

As for domestic travel, they have gone to California, New York, Florida, North Carolina. Off all the places in the US, the duo loves New Orleans. Maybe this is why they have visited the south-east stated 10 times.

The gay couple isn’t done yet. In the next couple of years, they are planning to Scuba diving in Australia, Helicoptering over Iceland. Paris, London, Istanbul, Mexico. We wish all the best to the pair for their wonderful journey ahead.

When did Peter Porte come out as gay?

Not many of us knew about Peter’s sexuality until he came out with a boyfriend. Before his relationship with his partner, Jacob became official, many of us thought he was straight.

Peter generally plays the handsome partner of a female in soap operas. His chemistry with his co-stars didn’t give as much as a small hint regarding his sexuality.

Nevertheless, despite not coming out officially, he is happily married to his partner.

Peter Porte had a boyfriend in the past?

While digging up information on Peter’s relationships, we came across several of his pictures with an unknown guy. In the picture, both of them looked cozy, as if they were a couple. In addition, a picture of the duo kissing also created a lot of headlines in the media.

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Peter shooting for the DNA magazine.

But as it turns out both of them were just posing for the 175th edition of the Australian magazine, DNA.

Peter Porte wife Bonnie Wheeler (On-Screen) on Baby Daddy

Like we mentioned above, many of us aren’t aware of Peter’s sexuality so much so we even shipped him with Melissa Peterman. She played his on-screen wife Bonnie Wheeler in the sitcom, Baby Daddy.

A clip from the Baby Daddy!

The chemistry between the two was undeniable. This is why numerous fans shipped the duo. Apart from Melissa, in the same sitcom, he was also shipped with actress Chelsea Kane. What’s more, the two even made several red-carpet appearances together which further fueled the rumor mill.

Well, it all ended eventually after Peter and his boyfriend of several years got married.