Sonya Deville, whose real name is Daria Berenato, is openly lesbian and has been an advocate for LGBTQ+ representation and equality. Sonya Deville publicly came out as gay in 2015, making her one of the few openly LGBTQ+ wrestlers in the industry. Since then, she has been vocal about her experiences as a gay woman in the wrestling world and has used her platform to support and empower the LGBTQ+ community.
Beyond WWE, Sonya Deville has been active in advocating for LGBTQ+ rights. She has participated in various Pride events and has used her social media platforms to raise awareness and promote acceptance and inclusivity. Recently, Deville took to Twitter to celebrate pride month.
Happy Pride ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜 pic.twitter.com/o9cnBXIeZc
— Daria/Sonya Deville (@SonyaDevilleWWE) June 1, 2023
In her tweet, Sonya proudly shared a kissing picture with her fiancee, Toni Cassano. Along with the pictures, Deville also shared a video to express her excitement. “Happy June 1st, happy Pride month. I just wanted to give a little shoutout and say I am a little excited for this year. Toni and I have a lot of cool things planned with WWE as well. And we’re looking forward to beginning all the festivities,” Sonya stated.
She further added, “They really partake all year round but for Pride month, it’s a little extra special. Attention and shoutout to the LGBTQ+ community”. Deville concluded by manifesting her love toward the LGBTQ+ community. She introduced fans to her fiancee in the video as well. Also, in the tweet, Sonya shared a picture with her current tag team partner in WWE, Chelsea Green.
Who is the fiancee of Sonya Deville and when did they openly announce their relationship?
Sonya Deville is currently engaged to Toni Cassano. The lesbian couple proudly went public with their relationship last year. They have been in a relationship for some time, and Sonya Deville has occasionally shared photos and posts on social media expressing their love and support for each other.
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Toni Cassano is a fitness model, with thousands of followers on her Instagram. She regularly posts fitness stuff to educate her followers regarding health and fitness. Cassano also refers to herself as a real-life ‘Xena Warrior’.
Furthermore, Sonya has addressed her relationship with Toni in various public appearances and interviews. During an interview with Today, Deville described her chemistry with Cassano. “We’re on the same page, so it works out. We get to share our fitness journey and everything that we have going on together, so it’s been really fun,” Sonya admitted.