Sign in. Actor The Normal Heart. After school, he attended Carnegie Mellon University in He grew up in Ruidoso, New Mexico, a small town miles south of Albuquerque, where he first took up acting in the fourth grade. Actor Over There. Actor Star Trek.
As more celebrities and public figures come out, and more gay men decide to start a family, we can expect celebrity gay dads to become more common. These gays dads' willingness to publicly celebrate their families is helping pave the way for gay dad families everywhere to become more widely accepted — and their stories are as diverse and complex as the rest of the gay dad community's. We've compiled an exhaustive list of gay families in the public eye, including celebrities, politicians and even a few internet-famous broods. Did we miss anyone? Who are your gay dad icons? Let us know in the comments.
In a time when LGBTQ people are facing extraordinary challenges , queer visibility is as important as it has ever been. After years of progressive strides , felt in many ways like a giant step backward for LGBTQ equality at the national level. Against that political backdrop, seeing queer actors, artists and other celebrities share their authentic selves was all the more empowering.
Love is complicated enough without the added intricacy of sexual identity. Sexuality is fluid, and really, you love who you love. These stars, whether publicly or privately, have all at least dabbled in a same-sex relationship at some point, even though some of these celebs are nothing short of heartthrobs to the opposite sex.