With the trend on homosexuals in the world, it would be advisable if you know the celebrities you follow that are part of this community you don’t know.
Since they are superstars, some decided to keep it a secret whiles some voiced it out. Take a look at the list of 13 celebrities in the world, that are homosexuals you don’t know.
1. Angelina Jolie:
Actress and film director, Angelina Jolie is a homosexual who does both man and woman. She openly disclosed her status about Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals and Transgender (LGBT) in an interview somewhere in 2003. During the interview, she was asked if she is a bisexual and her response was amazing. “Of course. If I fell in love with a woman tomorrow, would I feel that it’s ok to want to kiss and touch her? Absolutely Yes!” she said.
2. Tim Cook:
Tim Cook who happens to be the CEO of Apple which is one of the world’s largest technology companies, has come out to declare his status that he is a gay. Despite not being an activist, Tim Cook still feels he has a great responsibility to speak for the vulnerable and the youth that has been bullied and abandoned because of their sexuality. Tim isn’t married but lives a private life which he tries to keep secret from the public.
3. Lil Nas X:
Rising to stardom at a very tender age, rapper Lil Nas X, has discovered something apart from rapping. He realized he is someone who has feelings for the same sex and the opposite sides. Although, he wasn’t ready to disclose this, stardom made him to, since he is now a proud icon for the LGBT communities.
4. Lady Gaga:
With her kind of music style, lyrics, fashion and the numerous fans from the LGBT communities, it wasn’t surprising when Lady Gaga, came out to say she is a bisexual. The pop star was accused of using her LGBT status, for marketing purposes since the majority of her fans and followers are from such communities. She later addressed the allegations levelled against her, on an album release questions and answers session. She stated, “it’s not a lie that I am a bisexual and I like women. This is who I am and who I have always been”.
5. Miley Cyrus:
Actress and singer Miley Cyrus, is one of the celebrities that openly discloses her LGBTQ status even through her performances. In 2015, Miley Cyrus who played the role of Hannah Montana, has expressed thoughts about her sexuality claiming she doesn’t identify herself with only one gender thereby stating she is gender fluid. Now, she is a passionate activist for the LGBTQ community.
6. Sam Smith:
British singer and songwriter, Sam Smith is a Grammy award-winning musician who came out to openly disclose his LGBTQ status as a gay in 2014 and five years later, he came out again as non-binary. Explaining to Jameela Jamil, the singer stated that as non-binary, you are a mixture of different things. You are your own special creation. He again added that he isn’t a male or female.
7. Ariana Grande:
After the release of her song “monopoly”, Ariana Grande became very controversial in the LGBTQ societies, with many claiming she is a bisexual while others say, she is doing that for business purposes. When she was asked about whether she is a bisexual, she replied by saying she has never labelled herself as one, and it’s not even time for her to come to do that now.
8. Sir Alec Guinness:
Sir Alec Guinness who was known in “Star Wars” as Obi-Wan Kenobi, kept his sexual orientation from the public until he passed away. It was after his demise that it was revealed to the public that he was a bisexual.
9. Tyler The Creator:
Born as Tyler Gregory Okonma but professionally known as Tyler The Creator, is an American rapper and fashion designer who was banned from the UK, for using lyrics which were said to provoke violence against women. Despite not labelling himself as bisexual, his album igor has caused a lot of controversies with people calling him gay. He has moved on with this status, as his fashion style has changed.
10. Niecy Nash:
Actress Niecy Nash is a bisexual who is legally married to her wife Jessica Betts, months after successfully divorcing her ex-husband, Jay Tucker. Nash, trying to explain how she met her new lover said, they met on social media five years ago, and since then, their relationship became stronger than ever. “I don’t feel like my marriage is my coming out of anywhere, but rather a going into myself and being honest about whom I love.” “And I am not limiting myself on what that love is supposed to look like” she said in an interview.
11. Elliott Page:
Netflix’s “Umbrella Academy” movie star Elliott Page, has declared to the public that he is transgender. The actor who claims he is happy about his status as a transgender, has promised to do everything possible, to make the world a better place for his fellow transgender and queers.
12. Carole Baskin:
Actress Carole Baskin, has revealed in an interview that she is a bisexual and she has kept it a secret for 30 years. In an interview, she said, “I have always considered myself to be bisexual, even though I’ve never had a wife. I could just as easily have a wife as husband, as far as I feel about us. ” I just don’t see us as being different genders or different colours or different anything.”
13. Braunwyn Windham-Burke:
The “Real Housewives” film star, Braunwyn Windham-Burke has revealed in an interview that she is a lesbian and she likes women. She disclosed that she has been a member of the LGBTQ+ community for a long time. The actress is married to Sean Burke with whom she had seven children. Despite having a girlfriend aside the husband, Windham Burke said she will still remain married to her husband.
Is your favourite star among them? If not, then research on it and know the sexual orientation of your favourite, since many are bold enough to come out and reveal it to the world.