"They Survived Doug and Hildi: Drama in Real Life", Lord of the Crumbs, 9 March 2005. "Paige [Davis] tried to calm him down, and Doug [Wilson] was sent to apologize. "Listen... I'm gay myself, I didn't mean anything by it." Admittedly, this isn't a very convincing source, essentially being hearsay. In an interview by Jim Crescitelli, "Keeping Up Appearances", Watermark, 25 April 2002, Wilson is asked about the "gay aesthetic" and replies revealing very little, "Gays are a major part of interior fashion and design in regards to consumers. I think gay men are more inclined to have a certain sophistication when it comes to these ideas." A different Douglas Wilson (1950-1992) was a gay activist in Saskatchewan, Canada.
Father: Tom Wilson
Wife: Patricia (m. 1989, div.)
Girlfriend: Stacy London (TV host, according to blogosphere)
High School: Unity High School, Tolono, IL
University: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Trading Spaces Decorator/Designer (2000-)