“It’s Called Acting!” Gay Or Bisexual Celebs Who Tend To Play Straight Roles

May 29, 2014  |  

Gay Or Bisexual Celebs Who Tend To Play Straight Roles

A lot of us like to think our gaydar is in never broken and perfectly in tact. But if, truth be told our gaydar is rooted mostly in stereotypes and too much one-sided media consumption. But that’s another story for another day. Thing is, there have been plenty of gay or bisexual actors and actresses who we’ve watched for years on big and small screens and audiences were never the wiser…of course until that person “came out” or in some cases was outted. Either way, get into this list of gay actors and actresses who play straight roles. There might be a few surprises. I know I found some people who literally blew my mind.

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Cynthia Nixon- “Sex and the City”

Many of us watched “Sex and the City” religiously and had no idea that Cynthia Nixon, the woman who played “Miranda,” the smart and sometimes cynical attorney was bisexual. From 1988 to 2003, Nixon was with Danny Mozes, a man. The couple had two children together. After they divorced Nixon started dating education activist Christine Marioni. In 2007 Nixon said “I don’t really feel I’ve changed. I’d been with men all my life, and I’d never fallen in love with a woman. But when I did, it didn’t seem so strange. I’m just a woman in love with another woman.” She identified herself as bisexual in 2012 and caught some flack from the LGBTQ community when she said her sexuality was a choice. Personally, it was very clear that she was speaking for herself and not dismissing or denying the very real fact that some are born homosexual.

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Guillermo Díaz- “Scandal”

Anytime I see Guillermo do an interview, I’m always so shocked to see how bubbly and vibrant he is. I’m just so used to seeing him dark and troubled as Huck on “Scandal.” For a long time I didn’t even see Huck as a person interested in sex. I mean, to have sex you have to form at least temporary connections with people and that didn’t appear to be Huck’s thang. But clearly times have changed. Now he’s libel to flip, smack, lick it and spit on it in a parking garage on top of a car. (Lol! I love it!) And while Huck’s sex scenes involve women, in real life that’s not his story. Díaz is openly gay now, though he’s said that growing up in Washington Heights, in Manhattan, it was essential that he keep his sexuality under wraps. In 2011, he told Out Magazine “That facade of being somebody I’m really not just to protect myself definitely helped with acting.”

Pretty profound huh?

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Source: ABC

Sara Gilbert – “Roseanne”

There was alway something different about Sara Gilbert and her portrayal of “Darlene” on “Roseanne” but I just assumed that “Darlene” the character was just different. I know plenty of off-beat women who some would consider gay, though they definitely are not. Anyway, it took Gilbert herself some time to realize quite what was going on with her sexuality. In real life she dated her on-screen boyfriend Johnny Galecki, who played David. But it was during that time that she realized she was a lesbian. She started dating TV producer Allison Adler in 2001. The couple went on to have two children, a son which Adler carried and a daughter Gilbert carried. Afterward Gilbert publicly came out as a lesbian to the surprise of virtually no one in 2010. The next year she and Adler split. Gilbert began a relationship with Linda Perry, a singer/songwriter and the couple married in March of this year.

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Source: Manhattan Theatre Club

Nell Carter- “Gimme A Break” & Ain’t Misbehavin

Though most people know Nell Carter from her work on the sitcom “Gimme A Break,” I first became familiar with her when she played in the Tony Award winning musical and later Emmy Award winning television special Ain’t Misbehavin’. If you haven’t seen it, there are quite a few scenes, where Nell’s character is hot in the pants, for her male co-stars. Nell Carter had an unbelievably challenging life, complete with sexual abuse, close family deaths, mental illness, several miscarriages and drug addiction. And in the middle of all that Carter managed to marry two men. But in the end she lived with and loved a woman named Ann Kaser who was with her when she died in 2003.

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WENN.com

Jodie Foster- Pretty much everything…

Jodie Foster has played hetereosexual in all of her movies I’ve seen. And I imagine it must be very difficult not only growing up, almost entirely in the public eye, but also navigating her own sexuality during that time and grappling with whether to express it or not, publicly. Rough stuff. Though Foster has been living her life on her own, she dated female movie producer Cydney Bernard from 1993- 2008, it wasn’t until her acceptance speech at the 2013 Golden Globes that Foster basically “came out.” And just last month she married actress and photographer Alexandra Hedison.

Source: WENN

Source: WENN

Victor Garber- Pretty much everything

You’ve seen Victor Garber around haven’t you, though if you’re like me, you might not be able to place him. Garber was in a few movies that I love including Titanic, First Wives Club (He was Goldie Hawn’s ex husband.) Sleepless in Seattle and Legally Blonde. You may remember in Legally Blonde he tried to inappropriately push up on Elle as her law professor. But it’s all for play play. In real life, Garber is pretty private about his personal life but said, referring to his homosexuality, “I don’t really talk about it but everybody knows.” He currently lives with his partner Rainer Andreesen, of almost 13 years.

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Dan Jackman/WENN.com

Raven Symoné – “That’s So Raven”

Raven Symone’s “coming out” came as a surprise to me, mostly because we know so very little about her personal life that I never really thought about her dating anyone, forget about gender. I’m sure she preferred it that way. And though her role in the popular Disney series ‘That’s So Raven” allowed her to have a few crushes and go on a few dates, they never delved too much into the romantic stuff. But her love interests were always of the opposite sex. We wouldn’t expect anything else from Disney though. Rumors started to swirl about her sexual orientation in 2012 and she addressed them vaguely saying “My sexual orientation is mine, and the person I’m dating’s to know. I’m not one for a public display of my life.” But the very next year when same-sex marriage was legalized in California, she said, ““I was excited to hear today that more states legalized gay marriage. I, however am not currently getting married, but it is great to know I can now, should I wish to.” That’s pretty clear, right? 

Source: Paramount Pictures

Source: Paramount Pictures

Jonathan Bennett- Mean Girls

Considering the fact that we just celebrated the tenth anniversary of Mean Girls, it was only fitting that I include cutie pie Aaron Samuels. I could so see why Cady was into him. But fiction is fiction ladies. In real life, Jonathan Bennett wouldn’t have been interested in Cady Heron or Regina George because he’s gay. In fact when you type his name in a Google search, the next word that comes up is “boyfriend.” Sorry ladies. Personally, I’m not mad, I’ll still watch his performance in Mean Girls with the same fervor. Dude is fine, even if he’s not checking for my type.

Source: Regency Enterprises

Source: Regency Enterprises

Sarah Paulson- 12 Years A Slave

Paulson, who played the loathsome Mary Epps in 12 Years A Slave, had a pretty public relationship with Cherry Jones. In 2007, the couple declared their love for one another during an LGBT event in New York. But they broke up two years later. Paulson later said, in a 2013 interview with BroadwayWorld.com, that though she only dated men before she met Jones, and hadn’t been in a relationship since, she was open to both men and women going forward.

josephine-bakerJosephine Baker

Similar to Nell Carter, Josephine Baker had a pretty rough start in life. By the time she was thirteen, she’d dropped out of school and was living on the streets of St. Louis. She also got married that year, the first of her three marriages to men. But in addition, it’s well known and highly documented that she carried on numerous affairs with women when she was both married and single. Her son Jean-Claude Baker, co-author of her biography Josephine: The Hungry Heart spoke about them, including her relationship with Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Jean-Claude Baker interviewed over 2,000 people for the book and the affairs came up often. He said,

“She was what today you would call bisexual, and I will tell you why. Forget that I am her son, I am also a historian. You have to put her back into the context of the time in which she lived. In those days, Chorus Girls were abused by the white or black producers and by the leading men if he liked girls. But they could not sleep together because there were not enough hotels to accommodate black people. So they would all stay together, and the girls would develop lady lover friendships, do you understand my English? But wait wait…If one of the girls by preference was gay, she’d be called a bull dyke by the whole cast. So you see, discrimination is everywhere.”

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David Hyde Pierce- “Fraiser”

Any “Fraiser” fans in the house? I’ve been rewatching the show for the past couple of days and I must say, it’s hilarious! If you know the show, you know Davide Hyde  Pierce for his work as Fraiser’s pretentious and elitist brother Niles. Honestly, I have to admit that I got a bit of a gay vibe from him but I always thought Niles was just generally feminine. Turns out I was right. David Hyde Pierce, who was nominated for eleven Emmys and won for his role as Niles, is indeed gay. After years of speculation, Pierce had his publicist tell anyone who was listening that he and television writer, director and producer Brian Hargrove, known for “The Secret World Of Alex Mack,” “Caroline in the City” and “Titus,” were together. Hargrove and Pierce were married in 2008, prior to the passage of California’s Prop 8, which was later deemed unconstitutional.

 

Source: Jazzateria.com

Source: Jazzateria.com

Ethel Waters

As you may have imagined it was not easy for women or really anybody to be engaged in same sex relationships. In fact, it was punishable by arrest. But like Josephine Baker’s son suggested, the arts provided a bit of a haven for women who were gay or bisexual. Ethel Waters was one of these people. While she was a blues singer, she had a relationship with dancer Ethel Williams. They were nicknamed ‘The Two Ethels” and went on to live together. But they went to great lengths to conceal the true nature of their relationship and even omitted Ms. Williams from biographies written about her.

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Ellen Page- Juno

I love the movie Juno it was so hilarious to me, like Superbad for girls. And while Ellen Page was giving me a major “Darlene” from “Roseanne” vibe, again I chalked it up to the character. But earlier this year, Page came out as a lesbian during her speech at the Human Right’s Campaign “Time To Thrive” conference.

 

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Image Source: WENN.com

Wanda Sykes

It feels like it’s been forever since Wanda Sykes came out doesn’t it? But before that, Sykes was married to record producer David Hall, the man behind Mary J’s “You Remind Me” and Mariah Carey’s “Dreamlover,” from 1991-1998. Ten years later, she publicly came out at a same-sex marriage rally in Las Vegas. Just a month before that she’d married her current wife Alex Niedbalskil. The couple have two children together.

 

 

 

 

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Source: WENN

Alan Cumming 

I just so happened to catch a recent episode of “Talk Stoop” in which Alan Cumming was featured. Though Cumming said that he had known for some time that he was attracted to men, he still married Hilary Lyon, a classmate of his at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. The couple divorced after eight years and no children. But Cumming said he was in love with and sexually attracted to his wife. Since his marriage to Grant Shaffer, Cumming has said that he identifies as bisexual and has a healthy sexual appetite and imagination and being married to a man doesn’t mean he’s stopped finding the female form appealing. He said he often feels like bisexuals get a bad rep.

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WENN

Lady Gaga

This one completely went over my head but back in 2009 in an interview with Barbara Walters, Lady Gaga spoke openly about sexuality. And then when she spoke with Andy Cohen she said she’s taken “a few dips in the lady pond.” In fact, her song “Poker Face” is about her bisexuality.

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Anna Paquin 

Any “True Blood” fans in the house? Well the star of the show, who is married to her co-star Stephen Moyer, has been very open about her sexuality. She told Zooey Magazine “For me it’s not really an issue because I’m someone who believes being bisexual is actually a thing. When folks criticized her for playing into some kind of gimmick, she said “It’s not being greedy or numerous other ignorant things I’ve heard at this point. For a bisexual, it’s not about gender. That’s not the deciding factor for who they’re attracted to.”

Source: WENN

Source: WENN

Andy Dick 

Andy is another celeb who shuns the notion that bisexual means gay. In 2006, he told the Washington Post just because I’ve been with guys, and I’m bi doesn’t mean I’m gay.”

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Snooki

This one isn’t all that surprising is it. Anything went in “The Jersey Shore” house. In an interview with The Huffington Post Snooki said she’s been with women before. “I would consider myself bi. I’ve done stuff with girls before. But I would never be with a girl because I like…penis. But I’ve experimented.”

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Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore has admittedly toned it down from her young and wild days but back in 2003, in an interview with Contact Magazine she said “Do I like women sexually? Yeah, I do. Totally. I have always considered myself bisexual… I love a woman’s body. I think a woman and a woman together are beautiful, just as a man and a woman together are beautiful. Being with a woman is like exploring your own body, but through someone else.”

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WENN.com

Melanie B

Bet you weren’t expecting to see her on this list, now were you? Clearly, we know that Mel B is married and has been linked to several men, including Eddie Murphy. But homegirl is at least bisexual, though she might not want to label herself as such. In 2004, Mel B was photographed kissing a woman. So, it could have been a good friend right? Wrong. That woman was Christine Crokos and Mel B said she was in a relationship with her for several years. She said in an interview, “People call me lesbian, bisexual or heterosexual, but I know who’s in my bed and that’s it…I have a huge libido and a great sex life.” When Stern asked her about her relationship with another woman, Christa Parker, who she was allegedly seeing at the same time she was dating Christine, Mel confirmed that they were very much in love with one another. There was also another woman, who you can read about in the link above, Elizabeth Rodriguez, who talked about her threesomes with Mel and Christa. (I know it’s a lot of names to keep up with.) Either way, Mel went on to say that she was just going through a “bisexual phase” and it only lasted a year and she’s since trained her husband to act like a lesbian in the bedroom. Mel even said that she’s kissed all the Spice Girls at one point or another when she was trying out her new tongue ring back in the day.

Side eye.

Mel, if you were in love with a woman, who you may or may not have been seeing for several years, and were kissing your female bandmates way back during the Spice Girl days, I highly doubt it was a phase. You’re pretty much bisexual. You just happen to be with a man now. Call it what you want.

 

 

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  • Fraulien Miller

    Who cares? I mean REALLY? What’s the point that you’re trying to make with this article? In my home all you’ve done is put them on the not allowed to be in a movie or TV show on my TV. Why would you want to do that to them? Now when I look at these people, that’s all I will see. Was this suppose to have some sort of meaning or was this for your own profit? I truly see this as a waste of time and again…Who cares?

  • No surprise with most. Glad Nel Carter and Wanda Sykes will not be after my body. But please Jodi Foster say it aint so. It is bad enough being too old for you

  • Imma Human

    Dang it! I have to take Jonathan Bennet off my list of people-to-go-back-in-time-so-i-can-be-their-age-so-i-could-date-them (which i make in my head as i go)

  • Rick Elliott Jr

    How the hell is Neil Patrick Harris not on this list!?

  • Quivorian

    Jim Parsons (Sheldon Cooper in TBBT), John Barrowman (Malcom Merlyn of Arrow, Jack Harkness of Torchwood/Doctor Who) and Neil Patrick Harris (Barney Stinson of HIMYM).

    HOW COULD YOU FORGET THEM?!

  • Lloyd Franklin

    The most famous gay actor playing a straight person all the time has to be Neil Patrick Harris.

    • Maggie_Greene

      You got that right!!! He’s not only been a successful actor just about his entire life, he also took on the difficult task of hosting the Academy Awards last year….

  • noahpetshop

    What is wrong with “poosie” for christ`s sake ? Why be a shirt lifter ?

  • noahpetshop

    So are we to accept A*se shaggers, the shirt lifters, as normal now ?

  • emersonushc13

    For the 347th time this year so far, thank you for this wonderful teaching moment.

  • TrashbugKyle69

    You forgot Neil Patrick Harris!!! Always acts as a straight guy, but he’s gay

  • Larry Lovage

    Should have mentioned that Sara Gilbert who started by dating Johnny Galecki on Roseanne continued the straight-acting recently by sleeping with Johnny Galecki on Big Bang Theory.

  • Paul Currie

    So, Veronica Wells, they ‘literally blew your mind’ did they? In that case you should be dead. I would have thought a journalist would understand the meaning of the word literally.

  • Tolu

    you forgot Neil Patrick Harris!

  • Lois

    You forgot Marilyn Monroe and Joan Crawford.

  • Suzy

    I think most women have thought of being with a girl at one point in their life, and never acted on it, while others did.

  • Suzy

    Too bad she never mentioned to Tom Green that she was bi-sexual… He filed for divorce, I believe less than 3 years of marriage..

  • Mark Mills

    guess youre going to out nell posthumously

  • supreme0417

    I think it’s hilarious that anyone finds this “shocking.” I was drama class for two weeks in High School, as an elective, and noted I was the only straight dude in there. So LGBT thespians don’t shock me because I figured that was the way the ball bounces in the acting world .

  • Greg

    LIBEL?? Try Liable ffs!!!

  • Mickey

    Don’t care who or what grown people sleep with, just wanted to comment on the author writing that some of the surprises on this list “literally” blew their mind. I’m pretty sure that is untrue. As a journalist, I’m sure you have access to a dictionary, USE IT and stop contributing to the dumbing down of our people!!!

  • Oke Uche

    There nothing strange about a bisexual playing a straight role. Since they swing that way anyways.

  • Anthony Bascom

    well i understand why Raven Simone is Gay look who she grew up around as role models. Nell Carter on hanging with Mr.Cooper and Queen Latifah so of course she would become gay latter on in life following them.

    • Lost Soul

      When was Raven Symone around Queen Latifah?

  • joe_public1

    There are so many of them in this sector…. being “straight” is a rarified quality !!

  • michaelmobius1

    to understand female sexuality one has to get to grips with the fact that straight women are often more enthusiastic about lesbianism than lesbians are themselves. That’s why a list like this can be compiled by a straight woman, but would be far less likely to be done by a straight man. Lesbianism serves an economic purpose for straight women

    • E.a. Solinas

      Spoken like a straight man. Our misogynistic society rewards bisexuality in women with “hawt” and punishes men who aren’t straight as the proverbial arrow. That is the reason.

      Otherwise, why would many civilizations like ancient Greece have had INSTITUTIONALIZED bisexuality for men?

      • michaelmobius1

        the ancient greeks practised pederasty more obviously than they practised homosexuality (in the sense of modern identity politics) & amongst the factors that permitted this, may have been the low status that women held, that made them insufficient ‘soul-mates’ for lovers, but adequate providers of a womb. So, I’ll grant your point that homosexuality often has a political aspect, just as it does now. But you haven’t addressed my point: namely, why it is that straight women are so enthusiastic about women coming out as lesbians. It requires explanation. Or alternatively careful misdirection such as in the substance of your reply

  • terry

    Juno is “Superbad” for girls? what the? That is entirely two different movies

  • Iloni

    The premise of this article is so utterly ridiculous, I want to scream. ‘Who Tend to Play Straight Roles’????? (1) Where are the thousands of gay roles available that they turned down? Gay characters are still tremendously rare (2) even if there were more gay characters to play, why would gay actors necessarily pigeonhole themselves in this way? As far as i can see, the only reason for a gay actor to get excited about a gay role is, again, because they are rare, and for many, the chance to show we’re HERE is important – but if they weren’t rare, then gay actors would just…act.

  • Bettye Neely

    She said exactly what it is all about. A woman wants another woman to do to her what a man seems to not be able to do. You get it. It is strange but it is learned tool sad to me. oh well no need to comment. It is my opinion.

  • Mira E

    I’m sad to not see the jazz great Billie Holiday on here, she was very bisexual

  • Alan Duval

    It’s Frasier, not Fraiser, for feck’s sake.

  • Gabriel Chase

    I don’t know anyone who likes ‘Fraiser’.

    I do love the programme Frasier though.

  • Robyn Hode

    My garbage journalism detector immediately detected the falseness behind Veronica Wells’ story.

  • WHat, no rap performers or basketballers? Guess they’re all straight then. Just like Tom Cruise is six foot tall.

  • Michelle Cantin

    You forgot Neil Patrick Harris from “How I met your mother”

  • Bill Nedra Bill

    Being a Homosexual, Heterosexual ir Bisexual does not mean you are engaging in sex; one’s sexual orientation speaks to sex/gender the person is romantically attracted to; but as we know many gay and heterosexuals do not engage in sex; and they are not asexual either; some people just commit to other activities.

  • isaid

    My guess is these gay celebs tend to play straight roles because there are fewer gay roles than straight ones (or the sexual orientation of the character is not revealed). But good try making up an article out of nothing.

  • k

    What about Jasika Nicole? From fringe….who is also in the image with Guillermo Diaz….

    • gerihewitt

      Is Astrid Farnsworth a straight role?

  • thenextgenius

    This is so sad on so many levels, and also shows the dejection towards the norm with many of these individuals. I actually had a phase myself and had to reel myself back in to where I realized I was just losing it, and just settling for what was close, and not REAL. Get well soon!

  • I_am_a_Gladiator/Scandalista

    I’m trying to understand why so many people are getting so up and arms about this article like it was homophobic or gay bashing or something? It was just a friggin article like everything else on this site. If you didn’t want to read it then don’t click. I swear you mention one thing about gheys and people come for the throat. Get over yourselves. Authors, good job on the article. I was surprised at some of the celebs listed and it caught my attention

    • gerihewitt

      The article is rather more biphobic than homophobic. And for some of us biphobia is every bit as offensive as homophobia.

      • I_am_a_Gladiator/Scandalista

        Please explain to me what biphobic about it?

        • gerihewitt

          I wrote a reply to you and the moderator appears to have deleted it. That really sucks.

          I’ll try reposting my reply in a few days time.

        • gerihewitt

          “Hold on, this is waiting to be approved by MadameNoire”

          Oh, for pity’s sake..

          Well. I tried

  • WeaselClubber

    Bid deal. Sheeesh!!

  • Jason Melling

    Nobody cares.

  • gerihewitt

    Aren’t most bisexuals perfectly capable of playing straight or gay in real life?

    I mean most bisexual people aren’t out. Not even in Hollywood.

    • AIPChristina

      Yeah, bisexual means you are attracted to both sexes so someone who is bisexual playing a character who is with someone of the opposite sex isn’t a challenge.

      • gerihewitt

        To be perfectly frank this whole article is completely ridiculous as the majority of the celebs listed are/were bisexual not gay, and several are also singers who don’t really have anything equating to an acting career. Lady Gaga has dabbled in acting, but has she ever played straight? Ever played a role that couldn’t be bisexual like her?

        Which raises another issue.Many acting roles really don’t require the character to have a stated specific sexual orientation.

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  • Machone

    Just like brothers who have black females as love interests in their movie roles but only date other races in real life…..

    • I_am_a_Gladiator/Scandalista

      For example, Taye Diggs =)P

      • LPDMike

        You have to admit the man has great taste though.

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  • Dee

    HOW IS NEIL PATRICK HARRIS NOT ON THIS LIST???

  • Val

    I’m wondering what the point of this post was? Most roles in Hollywood are for str8 characters so of course ghay actors play str8 if they want to work on a regular basis.

    • gerihewitt

      The author is obviously struggling to come to terms with her own sexuality. That’s why she’s conflating bisexuality with homosexuality and mixing up obviously bisexual celebs (including some who are married to members of the opposite sex) with clearly gay and probably gay celebs.

      Basically, it’s a mess.

      • E.a. Solinas

        Why can’t you include bisexual people who are married to OS partners? That doesn’t mean they’re not bisexual.

  • sNaPz

    What about NPH, Michelle Rodriguez, guy from prison break, ellen & porsha, etc. (There are so many more)

    • Dee

      YEEESSS dude from prison break!!

    • Lloyd Franklin

      Ellen is a weird one because in an interview she said gay men shouldn’t be allowed to get married because it’s disgusting. She’s married to a woman, from her attitude I’m guessing she’s a feminist and hates men.

  • Guestest

    I love Raven and I loved loved loved her show That’s so Raven. I used to watch it all the time as a youngin. I was so shocked when i found out her sexual orientation. I still love her though,, she can do no wrong in my eyes.! Fan for life!

    • cece

      Right! I loved “That’s so Raven”. The girl is funny, and she’s always been a friend of mine (in my own head of course). 🙂

      • Guestest

        She is funny haha

    • gerihewitt

      But Raven hasn’t actually said what her sexual orientation is.

      • Guestest

        When the gay marriage law passed she put on twitter that she was happy that she could get married now… ….

        • gerihewitt

          I know. But that doesn’t really tell you if she’s gay or bisexual.

          • Guestest

            Ok

            • Lost Soul

              She still says that she has not come out.

              • Guestest

                What she said on twitter is enough to know that she’s not completely straight..

                • OB

                  Maybe she’s like Charlize Theron who said she wouldn’t get married until ‘everyone’ could get married.

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  • Momma Dee Tha Q.U.E.E.N

    Nell Carter & Aaron Samuels are ghey??? Oh and y’all forgot Wentworth Miller (prison break)

    • I_am_a_Gladiator/Scandalista

      That hurt my feelings when I heard Prison Break was ghey. He is sooooo fiiiine!

      • Momma Dee Tha Q.U.E.E.N

        I’m still in my feelings over it cuz my dad has been binge watching it in Netflix… I look at him & shake my head…

        • Xzamilio

          Aw… honey, if it makes you feel better, you probably didn’t have a shot with him anyway.. so technically, nothing’s changed.

    • gerihewitt

      No, Nell Carter was bisexual. And Jonathan Bennett may well be as well.

  • Steve Stone

    Made me click all the way, just so I could read about Mel B

    • I_am_a_Gladiator/Scandalista

      Ok? That’s who I was waiting to read about because I could have sworn she had a reality show with her husband lol

      • Harmony

        She did and has children!

  • Sandradee

    You also forgot Portia Rossi

  • Sandradee

    No one is born homosexual. Its a choice

    • Kwehrheim

      I think you’re confusing homosexuality with ignorance. Speaking of which, why is it that people like you choose to be so ignorant?

    • Say What?

      Does that mean that being heterosexual is a choice?

    • Guest

      So you yourself can choose to be sexually attracted to Women and “turn off” being sexually attracted to Men tomorrow the you ignoramus?

      A sexual orientation is like a pair of socks or a TV channel?

    • Guest

      So you yourself can choose to be sexually attracted to Women and “turn off” being sexually attracted to Men tomorrow then?

      A sexual orientation is like a pair of socks or a TV channel?

    • sNaPz

      Just plain ignorant. You should be ashamed of your self. You’ll learn one day. Smh (Narrow minded people)

    • fair/fair

      You don’t know that. There are instances when young boys and girls born with low levels of testosterone and estrogens it is the adults who abuse the use of hormone replacement trying to change what they are. Society plays a large role in this. Plain and simple no man in a dress will be in nor any woman who wears pants. You can come but be ready to get clean like everyone. Next lgb, cause trans is not up for discussion

    • gerihewitt

      If you say no one is born homosexual ,it’s a choice, isn’t that tantamount to saying everyone is born bisexual?

    • nik

      So is stupidity, apparently.

    • St Martyr

      Yeah a real fun choice of irrational judgement from you, no rights in the eyes of the law, abuse at school, disgust from the general public, lose of work, getting stoned to death….WHAT A CHOICE!! I think I will turn gay today, thanks Sandradee you brainiac-hope you apply for that Doctorate in biology you will swim through with your sharp analytic and objective opinions!!!!!!

      • Fraulien Miller

        Just the way God intended it to be. Its an abomination and should be treated as such. Just be happy most people don’t have the guts to do what he said to do to them.

    • tmd

      No one is born stupid either. But here you are.

      • Naa

        wow, #shade lol

    • gerihewitt

      Are you trying to tell us that you’re bisexual Sandra?

      I mean if everybody was born bisexual then being straight or gay would be a choice.

    • Lloyd Franklin

      So when exactly did you choose to be straight?

    • Oddeye

      No one is born with the notion of sexual attraction or sexual identity. Homophobia and ignorance is a choice.

  • B

    YOU FORGOT NEIL PATRICK HARRIS AKA BARNEY STINSON!!!

    • juicyco

      how can you forget him!? he plays a womanizer in almost everything lol

    • kaila p

      I was expecting to see him

      • ImmaHuman

        I know me too!

  • stickyflower

    Darlene’s on screen boyfriend in the hit TV show ‘Roseanne’ Johnny Galecki name was David.

    • Phara’s Chile

      He is also gay I believe…..

      • Kaila P

        No he’s not

  • Allycat

    Moms Mabley

  • Soymilk Reid

    Cynthia Nixon was not married to Danny Mozes. They only had a long time relationship.

    • gerihewitt

      And lived together and had two children. That’s called a common law marriage.

    • E.a. Solinas

      Did they count as common-law?

  • kiki j

    You ladies have a weird obsession with the LGBT community

    • vwells1

      Ha! That’s the first we’ve heard that one.

      • kiki j

        I’ve read three articles today about the lgbt community on this site. (Though I liked the one about gay prom queen). I’m not judging, I’ve been clicking. But damn….

        • Neco84

          Lol! I hear ya! But can’t lie. It’s refreshing to see them not only focus on straight women on here. After all, not all black women are straight.

          • kiki j

            I can get with list like this as long as it isn’t homophobic(ish) or offensive. But I was like dang is Pride coming up or something? Lol it’s a lot for one day. But you’re very right I guess I’m not the only one this site 🙂

            • Say What?

              Actually I think next month is LGBT month if I’m not mistaken.

              • South_Side_Shay

                June isn’t “officially LGBT month”. But it is when most major cities have their gay pride parades.

                • Momma Dee Tha Q.U.E.E.N

                  I wanna go to the one in Chicago this year…

                  • Imani

                    I’m contemplating going to the one up in NYC, it is ALWAYS fun for everyone!!

                    • Fraulien Miller

                      Take along some snacks and a camera. Better than a day at the zoo.

            • Bettye Neely

              I dont agree with “Cussing” does that make me “Cussingphobic?”

      • Lost Soul

        Raven Symone stated that she did not come out.

  • Chelsea M

    Yall forgot Michelle Rodriguez lol

    • CorinaGingerovo

      My Uncle
      Julian got a stunning blue Ford Flex by working part time at home… go to
      website F­i­s­c­a­l­p­o­s­t­.­C­O­M­

    • Imani

      Word! C’ain’t nobody can tell me she’s not AT LEAST Curious lol :p!

    • Mario Prince-Charming

      But most of her characters are gay or questionable… Only a few were actually straight.

    • gerihewitt

      Yes that’s just what this idiotic list needs, yet another bisexual.

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