There are more and more roles for LGBT characters in television and movies, but there aren’t enough to go around for every gay. That means a queer star might play some of the straight characters on your favorite TV shows. Here are some gay movie stars who have made it into mainstream Hollywood playing straight roles.
These are some of the biggest stars who you may not have known were gay but came out.
Jackson Whittemore – Teen Wolf and Roy Harper – Arrow
Colton Haynes started out as a model but got into acting when he landed his big role on MTV’s supernatural drama series Teen Wolf. He left the series and joined Arrow series shortly after.