Who is sandra bernhard dating
Bernhard is best known as portraying Nancy Barlett Thomas on the ABC sitcom Roseanne beginning in the fourth season (1991) until the show ended in 1997.Bernhard is number ninety-seven on Comedy Central's list of the 100 greatest stand-ups of all time. As her popularity as a comedian grew she was cast as a supporting player on The Richard Pryor Show in 1977. Her big break came in 1983 when she was cast by Martin Scorsese to star as stalker and kidnapper Masha in the film The King of Comedy for which she won the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress.“I was deeply in love with Sandra,” she writes, “in a way I’d never experienced before.” Berhnard introduced Velasquez to the downtown New York social scene and a young designer named Isaac, who asked her to walk in his next show.“I thought to myself, ‘I guess I can do this guy a favor,’ ” she writes.It turned out he was the esteemed designer Isaac Mizrahi.The model doesn’t get into the details of her relationship with Bernhard — or their clique, which included Madonna, party girl Ingrid Casares and nightclub owner Chris Paciello, who was famously convicted of murder in 2000.
In other words, Velasquez writes, “I would have to start prostituting myself.” She hooked up with an older man she identifies only as David.
She launched an Off-Broadway one woman show called Without You I'm Nothing, with You I'm Not Much Better in 1988 which played at the Orpheum Theatre.
In 1990 it was turned into a film and a double album of the same title.
“There was no middle ground for me — a person was gay or not gay.
Being gay was not for me.” Yet she quickly began dating Bernhard exclusively, without declaring herself gay or bisexual.