According to Tyrnauer, the threat of exposure was real and ever-present for these entertainers. Studio contracts contained so-called "moral clauses" that could instantly vaporize a lucrative career. Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Police Department's vice squad were all too willing to bust celebrities, often working in cahoots with the press in their quest to hobble reputations.
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Amber Heard has no time for closeted gay celebrities. And a special thanks to tomstandage for our fireside chat, minus the fireside. She acknowledged having some initial setbacks, including Hollywood execs who suddenly doubted her credibility as a romantic leading lady.
Often, our commenters will ask whether certain celebrities are gay, and it can be tough for us to answer. Diesel is married to a woman and has three kids. He has dated bisexual actress Michelle Rodriguez in the past, though. Yes, Kevin Spacey is gay, and he probably had the worst coming out ever.
The two-time Oscar winner grew up with two moms, her biological mother Evelyn—called "Brandy"—and Evelyn's partner. Jodie herself came out in a cryptic but moving speech at the Golden Globe Awards, in which she addressed her mother, who was suffering from dementia:. But this is the only important one to take in: I love you, I love you, I love you.
This list contains information about gay celebrities who never came out, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Many successful Hollywood actors are gay. These days, it's common for celebrities to publicly come out as gay in the media, but that wasn't always the case.
Sign in. Some famous people men and women whom I think are in the closet. Watch out for the celebrities in the top 10 - I guarantee that one or two of them are out within ten years or so.