Cass Tech grad Lily Tomlin ties knot with longtime partner

Cass Tech High School alumnus Lily Tomlin married her partner of 42 years in a ceremony this New Years Eve.

The two met while collaborating on Tomlin’s 1971 comedy album, “This is a Recording,” and have gone on to win numerous awards for their projects together.

Their wedding was announced in a Chicago Tribune gossip column on Friday:

And my longtime friends, Lily Tomlin and her love, the writer Jane Wagner, got married on the eve of 2014. … My wish is that their happiness will be as great as their combined talents. –Liz Smith, Chicago Tribune

 

Abigail Shah

Co-founder of Motor City Muckraker, Abigail Shah is a native Detroit and graduated with a BS in psychology from Wayne State University.