Celebrities Who Are The LGBTQ
The LGBT population is increasing every year, and things like that have become more of a trend that it is considered taboo. There are a lot of celebrities who are attracted to the same gender, and for some of them you already know that fact, but some might be surprising to you. Here is the extensive list of famous LGBT people! Some names: Michelle Rodriguez, Sarah Paulson, John Travolta, Matt Bomer, Matt Dallas and Fergie!
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Michelle Rodriguez is a popular actress who has had some major roles, with the most famous one being in the Fast and Furious franchise. On one occasion she said: “I’ve gone both ways. I do as I please. Men are intriguing. So are chicks.”
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In 2012 Raven-Symone was unwilling to talk about her orientation, but ever since the same-gender marriages were legalized in 2013, she took it to Twitter to reveal that she was attracted to the same gender.
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When Wentworth Miller, Prison Break star, came out of the closet in 2013, it was a disappointment to many female fans. Even though he admitted that he liked men, he never revealed anything about his private life.
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Sarah Paulson is famous for her role in American Horror Story, and this Emmy winner likes to experiment with both men and women.
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Travolta had a wife for 25 years, but his private relationship with Doug Gotterba is what is intriguing. His lover, Doug, tried to publish a book about their relationship but failed to do so due to legal issues.
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The star of the show called The Big Bang Theory has had a partner Todd Spiewak for 14 years. They got married in New York earlier this year, but only came to the public after ten years of relationship back in 2012.
The star of the movie called Juno and multiple award winner, Ellen Page, said that she prefers the same gender in 2014 at a conference in Las Vegas. Her partner is Samantha Thomas.
After Steve Jobs died, Tim Cook stepped up as the company CEO. He has always been open about his orientation, and he was even proud of it when he announced it to the public in 2014.
Queen Latifah’s orientation has been a topic for years, but we had known for sure since 2012 when she and her partner Eboni Nichols appeared in public.
Another celebrity is famous personal trainer and businesswomen Jillian Michaels. She is engaged to Heidi Rhoades.
Cynthia Nixon is famous for her role of Miranda in a show which gained worldwide popularity. She had all those men in the show, but at one point she realized that she was in love with Christine Marinoni and even divorced her husband because of her. They are now happily married.
David Hyde Pierce
David Hyde Pierce didn’t know himself that he was attracted to the other man, but now he is married to Brian Hargrove.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Jesse Tyler Ferguson got married to Justin Mikita in New York four years ago. He said: “Marriage has been the greatest adventure of my life.”
Quinto, the star of Heroes and Spock in the latest Star Trek movies admitted that he prefers men, he said this back in 2011. Today, he advocates for the LGBTQ community.
McKinnon is a comedian known for her roles as Hillary Clinton and Kellyanne Conway on Saturday Night Live. She has been in a relationship with Marla Mindelle for years.
Matt’s father was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys and played in the NFL, but Matt never liked football. Apparently, he never liked women either.
Simon Halls is Bomer’s husband.
Orange is the New Black star Laverne Cox plays the character Sophia Burset who is transgender. Cox is transgender in real life, and she is an activist, trying to raise awareness about issues trans people have.
This British actor recorded the audiobook for the Harry Potter series and played a role in V for Vendetta. He admitted his orientation and has been married to Elliot Spencer since 2015.
Holland Taylor won an Emmy for her role in The Practice, and it was a great shock for the public when it was revealed that she has been involved with Sarah Paulson. “It has to be part of what is the most wonderful thing in my life is the whole embrace of this wonderful relationship, which makes everything else make sense,” Taylor said. She added, “I’m the luckiest person in the world.”
Cara has been Victoria’s Secret model, but she was also the model for Chanel, Stella McCartney, and Saint Laurent. She apparently likes both genders and was linked to Michelle Rodriguez.
Take played Mr. Sulu on Star Trek, but he has been involved with several other projects as well. He publicly revealed his orientation in 2005.
Brad Altman is married to George Takei.
Lana and Lily Wachowski
Both Lana Wachowski, the women who created The Matrix films, and her sister Lily, who helped her with V for Vendetta and Speed Racer, were born as men.
Neil Patrick Harris
How I Met Your Mother TV star Neil Patrick Harris admitted he was more interested in men, but many people couldn’t believe that was true. Today, he is married to David Burtka.
The creator of the 2002 music album Be Not Nobody, Vanessa Carlton says she likes both genders. She was in a relationship with Third Eye Blind frontman Stephen Jenkin and later in a marriage with John McCauley.
Sir Ian McKellen
Ian McKellen, who played wizard Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit openly admitted he prefers men, in 1988, when it was still considered taboo. Nevertheless, he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1991.
Heather became a star when she was 13 and had numerous projects ever since. She is openly talking about her orientation, but her relationship with Caroline Murphy ended in 2012.
One of the Fifth Harmony girls, Lauren Jauregui admitted she was interested in both genders after the 2016 US presidential election. She was selected as a singer on Halsey’s song called Strangers.
Billy Gilman, a country music star, spoke openly about his orientation in 2014: “In recent years, when I came back to Nashville, there were rumors and whispers, you know, ‘Is he, or isn’t he?’” This man said that he loves the industry but that him preferring men is not the best thing for his career. He continued by adding “So I thank you for your support, and I know some people won’t agree with this, and that’s OK, to each his own. But I felt it was time for me to be honest and to be truthful.”
Palmer’s “I Don’t Belong to You” video came with the explanation: “The video was to represent the young woman today — it’s not the traditional woman anymore — and not the specifics,” this being related to one’s orientation “I’m making the rules for myself, and I don’t have to be stuck down to one label.”
The pop star realized she likes both genders at the age of 14. She told Variety that she didn’t understand her likings and didn’t like most of the words that were used for people that loved same or both genders.
This YouTube celebrity with more than 3.6 million subscribers posted a video in 2014 with the title “Coming Out.”
Lady Gaga is one of the most talented singers on the globe, and she was engaged to actor Taylor Kinney for five years. However, they split up, and Gaga revealed that her song “Poker Face” was about loving both genders.
Fergie is married to Josh Duhamel, but she was in relationship with women before: “I think women are beautiful. I’ve had a lot of fun with women, and I’m not ashamed of it.” The problem, as she stated, is that she also loves men.
Haynes, one of The Arrow stars openly admitted he prefers the same gender. Currently, he is in a relationship with Jeff Leatham, and he is happy.
When Angelakos divorced his wife Kristina Mucci, he said that he was more interested in men. He has had issues with the bipolar disorder and depression as well. He said: “Publicly, I came out about [being] bipolar and everyone was, ‘Ohhh, that dude is crazy.’ That’s basically overshadowed so much of my work life.”
Sam Sparro comes from Australia, and he is a singer, songwriter and music producer who had a rough childhood. His family moved to Los Angeles when he was 10, and he has unhappy memories as a kid for preferring the same gender.
Ever since her first studio album, Lady Sovereign’s orientation was in question, but she told magazine Diva she prefers women. She stated: “You can’t hide away forever. It’s just stupid and now I’ve come out, I feel a lot more comfortable with myself.”
Andrew Rannells told Vulture that he has never been intimate with a woman.
Amber Heard is divorcing a man most women want to have – Johnny Depp. But before him, Heard was in a relationship with Tasya Van Ree.
Even though she realized that she prefers women at the age of 14, Lynch struggled with gender identity for a long time after that. This comedian has been married to psychologist Dr. Lara Embry twice.
Lara Embry was married to Lynch.
Bennett never spoke of his orientation, but he was exposed by Julianne Hough. This Mean Girls actor was the hottest LGBT celebrity in 2014. We are still putting a question mark here as we wait for Bennett to speak up.
The New Kids on the Block member Jonathan Knight told ET that if the situation many years ago was like today, he would be far open about his orientation. He added: “Back then there was such a stigma that I couldn’t even tell my best friend. Being able to be open back then, we would’ve just had a better time. I know I would have.”
Kristen Stewart addressed her örientation in public for the first time in an interview with Nylon magazine.
Chris Willis has built himself a career, but he became famous worldwide when he teamed up with David Guetta. The duo released several hits the most famous of which is “Love is Gone.”
This artist from Nelson told People magazine in 2014 that he is out and that he is proud of it. Ty started questioning his preferences at the age of ten and admitted to his close family members in his 20s.
Foster talked about her orientation at the Golden Globe awards in 2013. She was in a relationship with Cydney Bernard, and now she is married to Alexandra Hedison.
The frontman of Sigur Ros has been in a long-term relationship with Alex Somers, and they have worked together on several tracks, as well as visual art, recipes and videos.
On her Twitter account, Thien Thanh Thi Nguyen known as Tila Tequila posted: “I was in denial for a long time and I found that lying to myself isn’t cool.” She finally realized that she loves women and only women.
The Voice and The American Idol star said: “I wasn’t out before the relationship, but I wasn’t in.”
Stipe admitted that he preferred men before it was cool – more than two decades ago. Talking about the culture, he said: “I am thrilled to see how much this has changed in those 20 years.”
In order to help one of The Biggest Loser contestants, the celebrity trainer Bob Harper talked about his preferences. This great man did this to help out one of the participants clearly showing that he doesn’t need to live in shame.
Jess broke up with her girlfriend, which inspired her to publish her first album. She is proud of who she is and said: “I’ve only ever been with one girl in my life and that’s the girl from my album.”
The Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford is openly saying he prefers men and he talked about the media issues. This guy said that heavy metal is still considered to be a much environment and that media still hasn’t approached it, the way it should.
Chely Wright was among the famous country singers in the late 1990s, and she married Lauren Blitzer in 2011. Two years later, the welcomed twin boys to the family.
The Vampire Weekend keyboardists told Out Magazine: “At that point, I was out to friends and family but not out yet in press. And I think in the last six years I’ve felt this change in the world around me and I hope to feel more of it.”
Charice became renowned for TV show Glee and in 2013, she talked to Oprah Winfrey: “I knew when I was 5. I was in grade school and I saw this girl and I felt different. I didn’t know what it was but I just knew that time, like it felt special.”
Nathan Lane and his long-time partner Devlin Elliott got married in 2015. Lane revealed the gender he was attracted to in 1999. He told The Advocate: “I just assume a lot of people know. It’s never been something I kept a secret.”
During his competition on America’s Next Top Model, DiMarco, who comes from Queens, said that he is attracted to both man and women.
Billie Joe Armstrong
The lead singer of Green Day has been married to Adrienne Armstrong for more than 20 years, but he believes that he always loved both genders. He claimed that we were born to love both men and women and that society “veer us off into this feeling of ‘Oh, I can’t.’”
Gus won the silver medal at the 2014 Sochi Olympic games, and he announced his orientation on Twitter, simply by writing it.
This pop singer from Britain told Instinct Magazine in 2012 that he prefers men and that his songs are about the relationship with men. His music helped him to accept his orientation and show who he really is.
Matt Dallas surprised us all in 2013 when he announced the engagement with singer Blue Hamilton. They lead a happy life, and this couple has adopted a son.