The Birdcage star has been in a relationship with playwright and producer Elliot for 18 years and the pair decided to take its relationship to the next level by exchanging vows at New York's City Hall, according to Page Six.

Lane, 59, confirmed his status as a married man during an event at the 92nd Street Y venue, hosted by comedienne Joy Behar on Wednesday (20Nov15), noting during the talk his spouse is "a wonderful writer and wonderful man".

After Lane disclosed the information, Behar was quick to offer a witty congratulations, joking: "That means that you’re spending your honeymoon at the 92nd Street Y!"