Actors you Didn’t Know were Gay/ Bisexual


1. Kristen Stewart

Kristen Stewart

Kristen Jaymes Stewart is an American actress. She was born on 9 April 1990 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. In 2012 Stewart was declared the world’s highest-paid actress. She is well known for her role in the movie Twilight. Kristen came out being bisexual in 2017, saying that You’re not confused if you’re bisexual. It’s not confusing at all. For me, it’s quite the opposite.


2. Elliot Page

Elliot Page

Elliot Page is a Canadian actor, born on 21 February 1987 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. He is famous for his roles in Hard Candy, Inception, Juno, and Tallulah. In December 2020 Elliot publicly came out as transgender. His interview with Time was celebrated for giving hope to all those individuals who are struggling with their identities or those facing internal or external barriers to coming out publicly. He was the first trans man to appear on the cover of Time in March 2021.


3. Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus was born Destiny Hope Cyrus. She is an actress, American singer, and songwriter. Miley is known for various styles and genres, including country, experimental music, pop, rock, R&B, and hip-hop. She was born on 23 November 1992 in Franklin, Tennessee, U.S. At the age of 14 she came out to be gender-fluid to her mom. She also mentioned that she never wants to label herself, and said I am ready to love anyone that loves her for who I am! I am open. Miley is the founder of the Happy Hippie Foundation, and also supports the LGBT community.


4. Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw

Benjamin John Whishaw is an English actor and producer. He was born on 14 October 1980 in Clifton, Bedfordshire, England. Benjamin was nominated and also received many awards so far. In 2014, Whishaw opened out about being gay. After entering a civil partnership with composer Mark Bradshaw. He also said the public reaction was surprisingly lovely.


5. Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore

Drew Blythe Barrymore is an American actress, director, producer, author, and host. She was born on 22 February 1975 in Culver City, California, U.S. Drew opened herself to Contact Music she considers herself bisexual. Saying that I love a woman’s body. I think a woman and a woman together are beautiful, just as a man and a woman together are beautiful. Barrymore also spoke about issues around mental health and addiction.


6. Matt Bomer

Matt Bomer

Matthew Staton Bomer is an American actor. He was born on 11 October 1977 in Webster Groves, Missouri. He was noted for his looks and is regarded as a sex symbol. In 2011, Bomer was ranked first on its list of “TV’s Sexiest Men and third in 2012. During an acceptance speech in 2012, Matthew confessed that he is gay when he thanked his husband Simon Halls, and their children.


7. Evan Rachel Wood

Evan Rachel Wood

Evan Rachel Wood is an American actress, singer, and activist. She was born on 7 September 1987.  Evan is well known for her role in TV  and films like Westworld, and Frozen II. At Emmy and Golden Globe, she was nominated. Wood came out being bisexual in 2011. In an interview with Self, Evan said that Bisexuals aren’t confused about who they are; they’re confused about where they fit in the world.


8. Billy Porter

Billy Porter

William Ellis Porter II is an American actor, writer, director, and singer. He was born on 21 September 1969 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. At the age of 16 Billy came out t be gay. On 14 January 2017, Porter married his husband, Adam Smith. Billy became the first openly gay Black man at the Emmys to win best lead actor in a drama for the role.


9. Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie is an American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian. She was born on 4 June 1975 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. Jolie was nominated for and received many awards so far including  Academy Award and three Golden Globe Awards. Multiple times she was listed as Hollywood’s highest-paid actress. In 2003, when asked if she was bisexual, Angelina said, Of course. If I fell in love with a woman tomorrow, would I feel that it’s okay to want to kiss and touch her? If I fell in love with her? Absolutely! Yes. She also mentioned that when I was 20, I fell in love with somebody who happened to be a woman.


10. Tim Cook

Tim Cook

Timothy Donald Cook is an American business executive who has been the chief executive officer of Apple Inc. since 2011. He was born on 1 November 1960 in Mobile, Alabama, U.S. Tim came out as gay in 2014 in a poignant Bloomberg editorial, he said, I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given him. Cook became the first and only openly gay chief executive of a Fortune 500 company. He once tells Stephen Colbert that he felt a “tremendous responsibility to speak up about his LGBTQ+ status. He also mentioned that Cook feels responsible for the young people who are bullied or even disowned because of their sexuality.