Everything We Know about Whitney Cummings’ Dating History


Whitney Cummings is a well-known comedian. However, unlike most women in the spotlight, she’s managed to keep her love life mostly under the radar. Here’s everything we know about Cummings’ dating history.

She met her current boyfriend when he treated her injured dog

The following are the changes that took effect in 2021: 2 Broke Girls Alex Barnes, an eight-year-old emergency veterinarian, is the creator’s boyfriend. Arizona native, the vet earned his doctorate from Colorado State University in veterinary medicine.

The two lovebirds had a chance meeting when Cummings’ dog sustained a gruesome injury. “Right at the beginning of the pandemic, I was fostering a dog that attacked another one of my dogs, and the small dog’s eyes came out,”Cummings was revealed Live with Kelly and Ryan. “I had to rush to the veterinarian.”

She recalls panicking and trying to enter the veterinary clinic despite the COVID protocol that prohibited her from doing so. Cummings and her dog were saved by Barnes who rushed outside. The comedian compared Barnes with the veterinarian character on the show. Schitt’s CreekShe shared her feelings about how he was so attractive to her.

Since then, the couple has been together forever. Barnes enjoys rock climbing and loves helping animals. The vet has traveled to multiple countries to pursue the daring sport, and he’s worked as a professional route setter in indoor climbing gyms in several states. Cummings installed a massive rock wall in her garden for her new husband. Cummings joked in a standup routine that Barnes and she were already considering marriage.

“Here’s something I want to announce to you guys I’ve never said before, like no one knows,” Cummings spoke to the crowd. “I’m dating someone and I want to be the one to propose to him. Look, I’m 39. I don’t have time for him to plan a f**king scavenger hunt proposal. ‘So Alex, will you make me the happiest girl in the world and let me buy my own engagement ring since you can’t afford the one that I want?’”

Of course, there hasn’t been any engagement news in the year following, but, from what we can tell, the pair is still together.

She was previously engaged with Miles Skinner

Whitney Cummings was in a long-lasting relationship with Miles Skinner, the creative director before she met Alex Barnes. Skinner served as VICE Media’s executive creative director for special project during their time together. Cummings made the revelation during an appearance on November 17, 2017. ConanTen months earlier, she had met Skinner via the internet. “You either find a husband or you get murdered,”She made fun of the online dating scene.

They kept their relationship secret. Cummings joked at one point that she wouldn’t let Skinner see her stand-up comedy, although it’s unclear if she held out for the duration of their relationship. Cummings was initially excited when they got engaged in 2018. “Today I got engaged. I handled it great! This just goes to show that if you work on yourself, trust your gut, and keep your ego in check you too can find love on a dating app,”Cummings announces on Instagram.

The couple decided to part ways in 2020. “I’m not wearing an engagement ring,”Cummings shared her thoughts in a podcast episode in February. It’s Good for You. “I am no longer engaged. Nothing nasty, no drama. It just wasn’t—I feel like nobody will believe me—I truly just was not ready to plan a wedding; the whole thing really overwhelmed me.”

Cummings also noted that her mother’s recent stroke played a part in her decision to call the wedding off. “My mom is in bad shape health-wise. The idea of planning was just really overwhelming and kind of sad to me. I feel like planning a wedding should be fun and not a complete bummer,”She explained.

Peter Berg was her boyfriend for over a year

One of Cummings’ more public relationships was with filmmaker Peter Berg. Berg is a writer, producer, actor, director, and producer on numerous blockbuster movies. He is the creator of the popular drama show. Friday Night Lights He directed the 2012 action film Battleship.

Cummings and he dated for approximately a year and half before he died. They announced their split in fall 2013. Although there are many photos of them cuddling up in public, the couple kept their relationship private.

It doesn’t seem like their relationship ended well. Multiple reports indicate that Berg’s relationship with her was ridiculed in her comedy shows. Cummings repeatedly cited her codependency and inability to like men in the years that followed their divorce as the reasons for her past failed relationships. Although, she’s since sought out therapy and has a much healthier outlook toward love and relationships.

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