Don Cheadle revealed on a recent Ellen Show appearance that he married his girlfriend of 28 years during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Speaking with guest host Wanda Sykes, the actor and comedian recalled their conversation when Cheadle broke the news. Sykes stated she owed Cheadle an apology for her initial reaction to the marriage. Don Cheadle married fellow actress Bridgid Coulter, with who he shares two daughters.