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Mario Cantone Marries His Partner of 20 Years | Mario Cantone

Mario Cantone Marries His Partner of 20 Years

Originally posted 10/28/2011 11:30AM

Congratulations are in order!

Comedian Mario Cantone has married his partner of 20 years, musical theater director Jerry Dixon, Cantone revealed Friday on The View.

"I got married for the same reasons you did," the Sex and the City actor, 51, tells fellow newlywed Joy Behar on the show. "We're older now. We've been together 20 years. After 20 years you're like, 'Thanks for the anti-climactic honeymoon, government!' "

Cantone says their wedding was officiated by pastor Jay Bakker, the son of the late Tammy Faye Bakker Messner.

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