After seven years together, singer Anthony Callea and actor Tim Campbell have announced their engagement.Thirty-one-year-old Callea and 38-year-old Campbell made the announcement via Women’s Day.Anthony Callea, one of Australia's most loved and respected recording artists, enjoys a career milestone with his sixth album, BACKBONE rocketing straight to number one on debut today, on the ARIA Albums Chart.
He went on to acknowledge his fans, saying, "Thank you to each and every one of you that have grabbed a copy of BACKBONE, but not only that, supported me and have embraced me and my music for the past 12 years.
But Anthony Callea, who is a long-time advocate for same-sex marriage, admits he was disappointed by the plebiscite, saying that he finds this whole thing “disgusting.” , came out as gay in 2007 and that same year he started dating singer Tim Campbell, whom he married in 2014.
Anthony Callea and Campbell had to go to New Zealand to get married, because same-sex marriage is banned in Australia.
Having had long-standing support from Nine in hosting runs on Million Dollar Wheel of Fortune, The Singing Bee plus appearances at Carols by Candlelight, he finally has another role in a hit series.
But he’s also hoping for a bit of a promotion in Season Two that would see his character given equal partner rights, of sorts.