5 actors we had no idea were gay

Are you secretly in love with the main character of the series or movies? Do you sing odes to him every night before going to bed? Then, you should carefully read this article, because everyone has their secrets and maybe it's your star love in my list.

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Some men is maddening practically everyone around them women. In this connection, it may take a rumor that this guy - gay. Sometimes this is done specifically their envious and in fact this rumors just a rumor. But sometimes these, as we think, gossip, after all, nothing more than truth. Fans are tearing their hair out, and their hearts are broken forever, and in the minds of them just one question: «Oh my God! Why?». But, they can't do anything.

1. Kristian Nairn

Kristian Nairn is gay

He played colorful characters Hodor. The «Game of Thrones», one of the most popular TV series HBO, Christian plays a servant family Stark, Hodor. His character is strong and robust but suffers from dementia. The only phrase that repeats Nairn throughout the series is the name of his character - «Hodor». For all 7 seasons, the actor did not say more than 5 words together. All he had to say, is to repeat the name of his character – «Hodor». An interesting fact is that Nairn is a very tall - 210 cm.


Christian told the whole world about their sexual preferences, while fansite forum «Game of Thrones» raised the issue of same-sex marriage.

«When you talk about 'the gay community, you are talking about MY community... I'm aware of it, yeah, and I think it's lovely. Again, it's a privilege, and I mean that.» - Said Nairn fans. He went on to say that his sexuality is «a slight part of who I am on the whole, but nonetheless, in this day and age, it's important to stand up and be counted.»

He played as a gay: None

2. Wentworth Earl Miller III

Wentworth Earl Miller III is gay

Wentworth Miller is an American actor and screenwriter of British ancestry. He became popular after starring in «Escape» series where his character goes to prison to help his brother escape. Also, the actor plays the role of supervillain Captain Cold in the TV series «Flash» comic book DC. It is interesting that his father is an Afrо-American lawyer, has a Jamaican, Somali, German, Jewish, Native American (Cherokee) and British roots, and her mother, a school teacher, has a Russian, French, Syrian, Lebanese and Dutch sources.


For a long time, Miller's personal life has been shrouded in a variety of rumors, so, in a 2007 interview, he said that shortly is going to marry and have children, and the lack of women connected with tight work schedule. He came out as gay in August 2013, when Miller announced that he is gay, and he decides to boycott the St. Petersburg International Film Festival in protest against Russian laws on gay propaganda. In an interview, Miller said that in 17 years, tried to commit suicide for fear of how people will hate him for his homosexuality.

He played as a gay: None

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3. Matthew Staton «Matt» Bomer

Matthew Staton «Matt» Bomer is gay

Matthew is an American actor of theater, cinema and television. He became known for starring in the TV series «White Collar», where he played Neal Caffrey, who was a fraud. In the story, the FBI pulls the hero Bomer from prison and forces him to help the office with «smart» crimes. He was awarded the prize «Golden Globe» for supporting actress in the television movie «The Normal Heart.»


In an interview with «Details» magazine, published in January 2010, where it is not the first time asked about his homosexual orientation, the actor said:

«I do not care about what people think of me; I am quite happy in my personal life.».

He declined to elaborate, saying:

«I have a job, and I cannot spoil the image of the show in their personal lives.»

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In March 2011, Matthew Bomer said he had three children. In February 2012, Bomer made coming out, officially confirming that he is gay, and he is in a relationship with Hollywood publicist Simon Halls. Bomer and Hollc living together and raising three children, two of them are twins, that born of a surrogate mother.

He played as a gay: He played a significant role in the film HBO «Ordinary Heart», raises the issue of sexual minorities.

4. Xavier Dolan-Tadros

Xavier Dolan-Tadros is gay

Xavier is French-Canadian film director, actor, screenwriter, music video director and producer. He is the winner of the Cannes Film Festival Award and the award «Cesar». At 16 he dropped out of school, left without even a high school diploma. But four years later he received the Jury Prize Cannes Film Festival for the film «I Killed My Mother». In 2014, Dolan was in Cannes the same award for «Mom», and in 2015 became a member of the jury. Also, often the director himself acted in his films.


Xavier is openly gay, he does not hide his homosexuality and regularly talks about the subject in his film works. Repeatedly he spoke about the need to overcome the problem of homophobia in the world.

He played as a gay: In the role of a gay man he appeared in his films «Tom at the Farm», «Imaginary Love», «I Killed My Mother». Last Dolan calls his autobiography.

5. Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris is gay

Neil is an American actor, singer and magician. He is nominated for the «Golden Globe», and he is the winner of awards «Tony» and «Emmy». He had the best-known role of Barney Stinson on the TV series «How I Met Your Mother». In September 2011, Harris was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Harris is a fan of magic and tricks, and he is also an illusionist, like his character in the TV series «How I Met Your Mother». He even is the chairperson of the board of directors at the castle magic.


Harris confirmed that he is gay on November 4, 2006, by saying:

«I am happy to dispel any rumors or misconceptions and am quite proud to say that I am a very content gay man living my life to the fullest and feel most fortunate to be working with wonderful people in the business I love».

His husband - actor David Bartek, in particular, played a cameo role in the TV series «How I Met Your Mother». In summer 2010, the couple announced that awaits the appearance of twins from a surrogate mother. October 12, 2010, twins, a girl and a boy, were born.

Neil Patrick Harris is a famous gay

Following the adoption of the law on marriage equality in New York on 24 June 2011, Bartek and Harris announced their engagement via Twitter, saying that they had to meet 5 years ago but kept it a secret before the same-sex marriage became legal. On the first weekend of September 2014, the couple officially legalized their relationship in Italy. This self Neil wrote on his Twitter.

He played as a gay: There was as a guest on the show «Will & Grace» in 2000. In one of the episodes of this series, he played a character who could not decide on their sexual preferences (homosexual or heterosexual), but in the final still chose homosexuality.

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