Paulson also opened up about what it was like when she first met the real Marcia Clark while prepping for her "People . Sarah admits, "That’s the first thing people say when they hear 'Marcia Clark.They don’t even think, 'lawyer,'" the actress says. Simpson: American Crime Story," Tuesdays at 10 p.m. Paulson has been picking up piles of awards for her performance as Marcia Clark in frequently thanking both her partner and the real-life Clark in her acceptance speeches.Sure enough, Paulson won yet again at tonight's awards ceremony, but where is Holland Taylor at the 2017 Golden Globes? Sarah Paulson and Holland Taylor have been rumored to have been dating for months now, and Holland confession that she’s dating someone younger, coupled with their public appearances, have all but confirmed their relationship.But for the first time, Paulson is opening up about her relationship, and it turns out, the two have been together much longer than you think. When she first met Holland, who’s best known for her Emmy-winning turn as a judge on "The Practice," Sarah considered her "probably the most exquisitely beautiful woman I’d ever seen." The age gap wasn't really a big deal for Paulson, who previously dated Cherry Jones, a woman 18 years her senior. Simpson: American Crime Story," you know Sarah Paulson's been knocking it out of the park as prosecutor Marcia Clark. Sarah, 41, gave an interview in Wednesday’s New York Times, where she got super candid about dating 73-year-old actress Holland Taylor.
Sarah Paulson loves her girlfriend, actress Holland Taylor, and proclaimed it to the world last year when she accepted her Emmy."Holland Taylor, I love you," she said at the end of her speech.And as it turns out, Paulson was wondering if she should even do it at all."Early on, when people found out I was with Holland, some said: ‘I think you have to be careful, I’m afraid it’s going to affect your career negatively," she said. I’m with a much older person and people find that totally fascinating and odd," she says.The 73-year-old prolific actress currently stars in alongside Nathan Lane, John Slattery, and John Goodman.The play's revival has been running since October and is set to conclude in late January, so it makes sense that Taylor might not be able to make it out to Beverly Hills, where the 2017 Golden Globes ceremony took place.They started following each other on social media, one flirty direct message led to another, and they decided to go on a dinner date. Even though there is a 32-year age gap between the women, it's clear they share a special bond."There's a poignancy to being with someone older," Sarah said.The pair has plenty of fans on Twitter, so naturally one of them tweeted at Taylor to ask why she wasn't at the ceremony with her partner.Taylor explained her absence from the Golden Globes, saying that the Sunday matinee performance of her play had just wrapped, leaving her unable to make it out to the West Coast in time for the Globes. Though Taylor and Paulson regrettably don't appear together on many red carpets because of their busy schedules on opposite sides of the country, Taylor always takes care to live-tweet any awards ceremony that her girlfriend is appearing at.Like many Hollywood couples, Taylor and Paulson are bi-coastal, splitting their time between Los Angeles and New York.But Taylor, a noted stage actress, seems to have made the East Coast her base for the better part of the last year.