You see a celebrity and you adore them, love them, fantasize about them and then you collect their entire data on-screen and off-screen, but do you think you have all the information? Well, I’m sure you didn’t know about this fact, that these famous celebrities happen to belong to the LGBTQ community. It is really shocking and heartbreaking, but then you can’t help it, they are human too and have their own choices.
All said and done, we need to respect their gender equations, boldness, and honesty, to come out of the closet and declare their true sexual identity. Remeber this needs a lot of guts to announce, especially from the famous celebrities platform.
1. Michelle Rodriguez
The Fast and Furious beauty is no longer ashamed and has finally accepted, that she has a taste for both sexes. Michelle proudly claims that she does what pleases her. She feels there is no point just sitting around, especially when you are curious, so why not try out when you can. She finds both men and women intriguing.
She’s among those famous celebrities who preferred to keep her sexual orientation anonymous. Well, after the legalization of same-sex marriages in 2013 across the country, she happily confessed that she is now wanting to get married with her ex-girlfriend, AzMarie Livingston.
3. Wentworth Miller
In 2007 this “Prison Break” star denied being gay, but he finally came out and admitted the truth about actually being gay. Miller is one of the few famous celebrities who prefers to keep his private life strictly secretive. There is no news of him currently dating someone.
4. Sarah Paulson
She got recognition for her role in American Horror Story, which brought her a few Critics’ Choice awards. She has a very content life engaging with both men and women and has been currently associated with Holland Tyler.
5. John Travolta
John Travolta had been in a heterosexual relationship with his wife Kelly Preston for more than 25 years, but secretively he had a very hidden relationship with Doug Gotterba. Doug tried to expose their relationship through his book Travolta Exposed, which never got published due to legal matters.
6. Jim Parsons
We all know Jim through his role in the TV show The Big Bang Theory. For 14 years, he has been in a relationship with his partner, graphic designer Todd Spiewak, which he made public only in 2012. They finally got married in May 2017 at the Rainbow Room in New York City.
7. Ellen Page
The beautiful actress from the movie Juno, openly came out in her speech at a conference in Las Vegas, that she’s a lesbian. She is in a relationship with the multimedia artist and surfer Samantha Thomas, with whom she is romantically in love.
8. Tim Cook
He’s topped the list of famous celebrities after taking over Apple as CEO and moreover after he spoke openly without any fear of his sexuality, at an LGBTQ parade. He believes it is one of the most beautiful gifts God has gifted him. He is one of the first publicly gay CEO of a Fortune 500 company.
9. Queen Latifah
Her sexuality was always in controversy, whether she is truly gay or not until she decided to come out in 2012. She is in a relationship with Eboni Nichols, a professional choreographer, and dancer.
10. Jillian Michaels
She’s every man’s dream, a very hot personal trainer and businesswoman who openly spoke about how she isn’t gender-biased when it comes to picking her life partner. She is now happily engaged with the gorgeous Heidi Rhoades and has two children, an adopted daughter, and a biological son.
11. Cynthia Nixon
The iconic Miranda from the famous Sex and the City has turned out to be bisexual. Her whole life she dated men until she met the love of her life, Christine Marinoni, in 2004 after divorcing her husband. She’s now happily married with Nixon sharing three children and recently also gave birth to their first child, Max.
12. David Hyde Pierce
He never admitted for many years that he is gay until his late 40s. In 2007 he publicly spoke about his husband Brian Hargrove, with whom he had been since 1983. They tied the knot in California, just days before the law banned all same-sex marriages in the state.
13. Jesse Tyler Ferguson
He has played a gay man on screen and off screen too, this Modern Family star, Jesse Tyler Ferguson is a gay. He got engaged to his boyfriend of two years, Justin Mikita and they both got married in 2013 in New York City.
14. Zachary Quinto
The Spock in the latest Star Trek movies publicly came out as being gay and is in a relationship with Miles McMillan a model and artist. They both made headlines for buying a $3.1 million. He’s also a big advocate for the LGBTQ community.
15. Kate McKinnon
She became popular for portraying roles of Hillary Clinton and Kellyanne Conway on the Saturday Night Live show. She is now romantically involved with musical theatre actress Marla Mindelle. They had formed a two-person comedy band in 2013 for a short period, Indigo Squirrels after which they started dating.
16. Matt Bomer
Matt made a famous start with the soap opera All My Children in the year 2000. His dad a Dallas Cowboys draft pick always wished his son would turn out to be like him, but he was neither good in football nor women. Now, he is married happily to Simon Halls for over five years and they share three children.
17. Laverne Cox
On screen or off screen the transgender story of Laverne Cox the star of Orange is the New Black is the same. In reality, she’s a holder of an honorary doctorate from The New School and is a well-respected activist with the LGBTQ community.
18. Stephen Fry
He is a famous British comedian and actor who recorded the audiobook for the Harry Potter series and acted in the movie V for Vendetta. Another notable thing about This publicly Emmy-winning documentarian gay is married to Elliot Spencer since 2015 and has 13 godchildren, who keep them content and busy.
19. Holland Taylor
She kept her sexuality hidden for a long time until it was revealed by the LGBTQ community, that she is involved in a same-sex relationship with Sarah Paulson. In spite of a 28 year age difference, they are both happily in love with each other.
20. Cara Delevingne
This supermodel is known for her work with Victoria’s Secret and some famous branded designers. Besides being a model she has acted in many movies such as Anna Karenina, Paper Towns, and Suicide Squad. She is a bisexual and has been romantically involved with musician St. Vincent and actress Michelle Rodriguez.
21. George Takei
He is known for his most famous role as Mr. Sulu on Star Trek in 1980. He came out of the closet in 2005 about being a gay. He is happily married to Brad Altman an activist for the Human Rights Campaign’s Coming Out Project. In fact, they were the first same-sex couple to apply for a marriage license back in 2008.
22. Lana Wachowski
The mastermind behind The Matrix films and along with her sister has created many famous films, such as V for Vendetta and Speed Racer. The shocking truth about these two sisters is that they were both born as males and went in for gender transition.
23. Neil Patrick Harris
This amazing actor and the hilarious womanizer Barney from one of the best TV shows ever, How I Met Your Mother, publicly declared that he is gay. Now married to his longtime partner David Burtka, a professional chef, with whom he has two children, fraternal twins Harper Grace and Gideon Scott.
24. Vanessa Carlton
She is the famous American singer and songwriter known for her 2002 album Be Not Nobody. At that time she was in a relationship with the frontman of Third Eye Blind, Stephen Jenkin, and later married John McCauley. But she revealed her true identity as a bisexual during a LGBTQ Pride celebration in 2010.
25. Sir Ian McKellen
He was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1991 and is best known for his iconic role as Gandalf in the The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movies. He took everyone by surprise when he came out publicly as a gay in 1988, much before any public figures even dared discuss homosexuality or LGBTQ was formed.
26. Heather Matarazzo
She was a child star at 13 and played roles in The Princess Diary movies, The Devil’s Advocate, and Hostel II. Along with being exceptionally beautiful and talented, she is also openly a gay. Though she hasn’t found her soulmate after splitting up with her longtime girlfriend and fiancee, Caroline Murphy.
27. Lauren Jauregui
She openly identified herself as a bisexual Cuban-American woman, shortly after the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Hasley chose Jauregui for the track song ‘Strangers’ instead of a straight artist because they both have a mainstream pop presence, doing a love song for the LGBTQ community.
28. Billy Gilman
He is one of the first country music celebrities to come out openly in 2014 as being gay in the industry. Though he was concerned that coming out openly would affect his career, yet he did it and is now reportedly dating a man named Christopher Meyer.
29. Keke Palmer
After Keke Palmer released the video “I Don’t Belong To You,” she clarified, “The video was to represent the young woman today — it’s not the traditional woman anymore — and not the specifics of ‘Am I gay? Am I straight? Am I bi?’ I’m making the rules for myself, and I don’t have to be stuck down to one label.”
30. Miley Cyrus
She is one of those celebrities who knew that she was bisexual from the age of 14. This is when she was also playing Hannah Montana. She told Variety that “My whole life, I didn’t understand my own gender and my own sexuality. I always hated the word ‘bisexual,’ because that’s even putting me in a box.” Now, she is engaged to movie star Liam Hemsworth and says she never understood her identity until she met other members of the LGBTQ community.
32. Jodie Foster
She has two sons from her previous marriage to Cydney Bernard and during the Golden Globe Awards, she publicly came out as a gay in one of her emotional speeches. Now, she is married to Alexandra Hedison daughter of David Hedison, a television actor best known for his roles in the James Bond movies Live and Let Die and License to Kill.