Bryan Batt

Despite reports to the contrary, Mad Men star Bryan Batt is not getting married to his longtime partner, his rep tells TVGuide.com.

Several news outlets cited a National Enquirer report saying Batt and Tom Cianfichi, an event planner, were planning a Christmas wedding in Vermont. But there are "currently no plans for the couple to get married at this time," his rep said in a statement.

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"Their goal is to eventually marry, but the time has yet to be determined and will not happen this year," the statement read. "There must have been miscommunication in reporting the story that ran in the October 12th issue."

Batt and Cianfichi, who "strongly support gay marriage," have been together for nearly 20 years and are registered domestic partners in the actor's native New Orleans, where they own a home décor and furnishing store called Hazelnut.