Singing his praises. Chelsea HandlerYou will be happier than ever when you find love with your boyfriend Jo Koy, and she’s ready to shout it from the rooftops — or at least social media.
“Do you know how hot it is to have a man be turned on by my honesty, strength, and confidence?” Handler, 46, captioned photos of her and Koy, 50, via Instagram on Sunday, November 14. “Someone who loves the fact that I’m not going to take anyone’s s–t and isn’t intimidated or emasculated by my fierceness?”
The Vodka, Are You There? It’s Me, ChelseaAuthor, who announced her new relationship on Instagram in September, says that her boyfriend has completely changed the way she sees things. “Jo has renewed my faith in men,” she said.
The formerChelsea Lately host wants her followers to know they shouldn’t give up on finding love.
“For everyone who is still looking for their person, do not adjust who you are or make yourself smaller to find them,” she shared. “Be patient and never settle for anything less than you deserve.”
The Uganda Be Kidding Me writer concluded, “Your person is coming and sometimes — they’ve been standing in front of you the whole time.”
Before they began dating, Koy and Handler had been friends for over 15 years. The Mixed Plate: Chronicles of an All-American ComboAuthor was a panelist Chelsea LatelyFrom 2007 to 2014. The Washington native and Handler reconnected when he needed a blurb for his new book, they revealed on an episode of the “Dear Chelsea” podcast and the relationship progressed “organically” from there.
“I love her, man. She’s amazing. She’s a boss. She’s incredible,” Koy toldGood Morning WashingtonOctober. “Nothing better than to be in love with someone that you have been friends with for a long time. She’s got my back, and I’ve always had hers. … It just feels good to finally find love and it’s with a person I’ve loved for a long time.”
Hours after Handler posted her heartfelt tribute on Sunday, Koy posted to Instagram Story to announce that he and his sweetheart had been reunited. They spend most weekends apart on their standup comedy tours. However, they reunite during the week.
“Look who I’m with,” the comedian excitedly said in one video, before her turned the camera to reveal his girlfriend was in the car with him.
Another clip showed them smiling as they enjoyed espresso martinis. “Look who found each other,” Handler said. “Together again,” Koy added with a huge grin on his face.
Handler was a TV executive before. Ted HarbertFrom 2006 to 2010 and hotelier André BalazsFrom 2011 to 2013. She was also associated with rappers 50 CentsIn 2010.
Koy was the artist’s husband. Angie KingFrom 2003 to 2013, they continued to coparent their son Joseph 18.
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