The singer had several reasons for why going public about his sexuality was never a big deal to him.
"The Lord of the Rings" actor looked at how his decision to come out as gay sparked changes "almost overnight" more than three decades ago.
The British actor acknowledged feeling “disappointed” in having to address his sexuality last year after being accused of "queerbaiting."
"The heteronormative life I’d chosen was largely a big 'f**k you' to my mother. But in my attempt to be different from her, I inadvertently rejected parts of myself."
I Was Married With Kids In Small-Town Texas. Then I Came Out As Trans — And I Did Not Expect This Outcome.
"My family can’t easily flee Uvalde or Texas, escape the people who hate people like me. Nor do we want to. What will happen to us?"
The 27-year-old's announcement makes him one of the most high-profile male soccer players to publicly identify as a member of the LGBTQ community.
The actor, who stars as Will Byers in the Netflix hit, came out in a cleverly captioned TikTok video.
House, who pitched for the Cleveland and the Toronto teams, also announced his engagement to Ryan Neitzel.
Lil Nas X says it was important to come out as gay while Old Town Road was topping the charts. Speaking on a new HBO show, the 20-year-old rapper expressed how he’s “growing up to hate" being gay. But people on Twitter were quick to criticise Kevin Hart’s surprised reaction to Lil Nas X’s fears about coming out, after the comedian came under fire earlier this year for homophobic jokes he’d made in the past.
The *NSYNC singer said his late 1990s relationship with the "Boy Meets World" actor was "a catalyst" in accepting himself as a gay man.