More and more celebs are coming out! These stars are paving the way for queer visibility and inspiring everyone to be proud of who they are — especially Gaga, our forever Mother Monster.
The latin singer whose hits include "Livin' la Vida Loca" and "She Bangs," took years to admit whom he really bangs. He finally came out in 2010 at the age of 38. He announced his engagement to painter Jwan Yosef on the Ellen DeGeneres Show.
The Twilight movies are (thankfully) finished, as is Kristen Stewart's relationship with costar Robert Pattinson. She finally came out in the September 2016 issue of Elle U.K., in which she admitted to dating Alicia Cargile. "It opened my life up and I'm so much happier," said Stewart.
Actor Wentworth Miller came out as gay in a letter to the director of the St. Petersburg International Film Festival in 2013. It read, in part, "...as a gay man, I must decline. I am deeply troubled by the current attitude toward and treatment of gay men and women by the Russian government."
He has denied being gay for years in magazine interviews. When Rent star Anthony Rapp made allegations in 2017 that Spacey came on to him when he was a minor, Spacey issued a statement in which he said, in part, "I choose now to live as a gay man." Many in the gay community questioned the way he came out of the closet.
The Silence of the Lambs star Jodie Foster (pictured, left) could remain silent no more and finally came out while accepting the Cecil B. DeMille Award in 2013. She married Alexandra Hedison (pictured, right) in 2014.