The couple had originally planned to get married in the summer of 2020, but their wedding plans were halted by the coronavirus pandemic. Feimster opened up about her concerns around marriage equality in an interview with PEOPLE, telling the magazine that she married her partner Jacquelyn Smith because their right to marry may not be set in stone. Openly lesbian Fortune Feimster aged 38, is currently engaged to her girlfriend Jacquelyn Smith and is on the way to get married soon. The couple announced their engagement in January 2018, and decided to tie the knot on Friday (23 October) on the patio of a rented house. “Who knows what will happen? After Ruth Bader Ginsburg died, all these people started talking about gay marriage again. Fortune Feimster Lesbian; Who Is Her Girlfriend? In a beautiful ceremony with just their closet friends this past weekend, comedian Fortune Feimster married her long-time partner Jacquelyn Smith! But we wanted to be more proactive and get married while we know we can. So I knew it felt good, it felt right.”. Celebs you didn’t know have an LGBT sibling. Hopefully, marriage equality is here to stay. Their Pomeranian, Biggie, was the ring bearer. So I knew it felt good, it felt right," she said. "It’s been a whirlwind putting this together so quickly but we really appreciate all the well wishes. “On the first day of their session, two of the justices brought up gay marriage. Fortune Feimster Marries Jacquelyn Smith in Adorable Ceremony. But we wanted to be more proactive and get married while we know we can. If you don't know who you're marrying after five-and-a-half years, then you're in trouble. If you don’t know who you’re good marrying after five-and-a-half years, then you’re in trouble. “It definitely got the ball rolling for us a lot faster. Comedian Fortune Feimster has married her partner in fear that Amy Coney Barrett could roll back marriage equality when she is appointed to the Supreme Court. Comedian Fortune Feimster has married her partner in fear that Amy Coney Barrett could roll back marriage equality when she is appointed to the Supreme Court. marriage equality, Amy Coney Barrett, I mean, we were going to get married no matter what, but we were just like, ‘Why wait?’ We’ve been engaged for like two-and-a-half years. I think I had posted something on Instagram, something like, ‘Oh man, this is nerve-wracking as a gay person.’ Especially because we were planning to get married. “We’ve been together for five-and-a-half-years. In a beautiful ceremony with just their closet friends this past weekend, comedian Fortune Feimster married her long-time partner Jacquelyn Smith! Barrett is expected to be confirmed to the Supreme Court on Monday (26 October) following a vote in the Senate, with many people in the LGBT+ community fearing that the anti-LGBT+ conservative judge could roll back equal marriage.