And as she makes her appearance at Sunday night's Golden Globes awards, everyone is wondering the same thing: who is Allison Janney dating?
The award-winning actress has been in the spotlight because of her boyfriend before for an unnecessary reason.
Here's the thing, Janney is a strong, smart, successful 58-year-old woman, and she's rumored to be dating a strong, smart, successful 37-year-old man named Philip Joncas, according to E! And while age is certainly just a number for adults, and the same conversations wouldn't be happening if the gender roles were reversed.
Headlines like "Allison Janney Shows Off Hunky 36-Year-Old Boyfriend at Sundance" have popped up in the past and yes, it's an unnecessary detail to focus on.
'"Spencer added, "The happier you are, the hotter the guys that are attracted to you.
might be a bit of a mess, there's nothing messy about Allison Janney.
She made her Broadway debut in the 1996 revival of Present Laughter and received Drama Desk Awards for her performances in the 1997 Broadway revival of A View From the Bridge, and the 2009 original Broadway production of the musical 9 to 5.
In 1999, she was cast in the role of presidential press secretary C. Cregg on the television drama The West Wing, for which she eventually won four Emmy Awards.
No, the awards show is about honoring all the great work in film and television this past year.
with her repertoire ranging from comedic bravura to confident, articulate and professional women.
She then moved on to soap operas: she first played Vi Kaminski for a short time on As the World Turns, following up with a two-year role as Ginger, one of the Spaulding maids, on Guiding Light.
In the spring of 1994, she appeared in the season four finale of Law & Order, as a reluctant witness against a member of the Russian mob.