Two of his co-stars are engaged. A former one just tied the

With all the romance in the air in the Grey’s Anatomy family, it’d be
easy to assume love is easy to find. Not so, T.R. Knight says.

“I think dating is hard anywhere,” he tells OK! at the
Matthew Shepard Foundation Honors. “It’s difficult anywhere.”

The 34-year-old infamously came out last year during
ex-colleague Isaiah Washington’s
f-bomb scandal and guesses it is fear that inhibits people from finding their

“Partnering up seems like an important thing in so many of
our lives yet it remains difficult and I’m not exactly sure why.”

T.R. has kept mum on his love life, but has been linked to Brothers & Sisters actor Luke McFarlane and Katherine Heigl‘s mother of all people, he revealed on The Ellen DeGeneres Show last month.

“Recently Kate and her fiancé, Josh Kelley, and me and her
mom went out to dinner, and it was reported that it was with me and my new
boyfriend. But that was really her mom,” he said. “So I
guess I’m dating Katherine’s mom right now.”

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