Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness Is Dating a New Boyfriend Wilco Froneman

Updated On 19 Sep, 2018 Published On

A New Gay Couple Alert! Jonathan Van Ness has a new boyfriend in his life; he is dating a South African rugby player, Wilco Froneman.

The Queer Eye hairdresser, 31, took to Instagram to announce the new couple's relationship. The post features a photo of the two prior to attending the Primetime Emmy Award 2018, where Jonathan was nominated for Outstanding Short Form Variety Series on Monday, September 17.

Alongside the sweet picture of the sportsman kissing him on his cheek, Jonathan wrote, "Love him @froners & my best friend @mookers77 for being there for me."

Here's the post, check it out.

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Love him @froners & my best friend @mookers77 for being there for me

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In the comment section of the above post, Wilco, 32, simply replied, “Love you more B.B.”

Fans and many celebrities were quick to congratulate the newly minted couple. One follower commented,

oh honey you did yourself well with a man like him & a best friend like her! Slay me queen! And that outfit has me on the GROUND. Not to mention your amazing smile, personality, & hard work being celebrated.


'Queer Eye' star Karamo Brown wrote, "My heart is melting,” while One Tree Hill alum Sophia Bush added three heart emojis.

Wilco, on his part, shared the same picture, captioning it, "Date nights are slightly more formal than anticipated ….#emmys2018".

The dating speculation between the two days before the reality star shared a sweet picture showing him walking the red carpet hand-in-hand with his partner on Instagram. He wrote, "I got a date."

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