Is Gio Benitez Gay or Straight

News by Bartle Published on 11 Mar,2015 Updated on 07 Sep,2021

Gio Benitez is a reporter and news presenter. A handsome and striking man, Benitez is openly gay.  Though it is the 21st century, it is said that people are still judged for their sexuality.

There are, however, people like Gio who challenge people like that and takes over the world with his determination and truth. Here in this section, we have all the details about who Gio Benitez actually is including his married life and husband.           

Gio Benitez Is Happily Married: Meet His Husband

Gio is married to Tommy DiDario. After dating for many years, the couple finally tied the knot in 2016. The pair were first spotted holding hands in public in 2009. It was that time when they first came out. 

In an interview, Gio said:   “We didn't feel comfortable disclosing the fact out to all the people, but since it has already been known and talked about it doesn't make a difference now. We have been together and like each other’s company. Maybe this will go on for long.”

Over six feet tall, Gio is an American by nationality but has Italian ancestry. David, on the other hand, is an American, born and bred. The two are still together and no other names have been involved with either of them.

The pair seem very happy together and we wish them to be always together.  

Gio Benitez: Short Bio

Gio was born on the 29th of October, 1985, and is currently 34 years old. He was born to Italian parents who were living in Miami, Florida. Born as an only child, he was a good sportsman and loved to play and compete as a child. He studied at the local Miami Coral Park High School and graduated from there in 2004.

He traveled to Italy after his graduation and lived with his relatives and grandparents there. Always interested in the origin of species and the world, he thought about traveling more and researching the origin of species. This newly developed interest saw him study at the Florida International University. Where he studied Sociology as his major and Anthropology as his minor.

He graduated from there in 2008, with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Born as raised in a Christian family, he belongs to white ethnicity. He first doubted his sexual orientation at high school when he said he felt a thing for guys but was cool with the female species.

His partner David on the other side was born in New York, the son of father Ronald Mir and mother Pat Mills. He is currently 41 years of age and works with ABC and is the hos to f his how ABC World News Tonight with David Muir. He is a well-known reporter and has won many awards for his news coverage and reporting. He studied as a child at Onondaga Junior-Senior High School and upon graduating from there in 1991, got admitted at the Park School of Communications located in Ithaca, New York.

He graduated from there in 1995 with a Bachelor's degree in journalism. He also did a course at Georgetown University on political studies before he went to Spain and studied at the University of Salamanca. A widely learned and traveled man, despite being a media person, hasn’t disclosed much about his private life.