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Niecy Nash insisted her new marriage is not a “coming out” moment. The 50-year-old star — who was previously wed to Don Nash and Jay Tucker — surprised fans late last month when she wed Jessica Betts but she insisted she has never “suppressed” her sexuality and simply doesn’t put limits on love. She told…

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It took a minute for Malik Yoba’s confession of being “trans attracted” on Instagram to gain stream after he posted it on Aug. 26. Most of the comments lauded the former “New York Undercover” and Why Did I Get Married? star for having the intestinal fortitude to declare his attraction to transsexuals. However, not everyone…

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Fans of the iconic FOX cartoon “The Simpsons” have watched Waylon Smithers not-so-secretly pine over his boss, Mr. Burns, for years as he tries to hide his sexuality from both the world and the love of his life. But finally, after nearly 30 years in the closet, Smithers is reportedly going to come out of…

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Jason Collins became one of the sports world’s biggest trailblazers when he came out of the closet and became the first active openly gay NBA player. But now that Collins has retired, he’s spending his time coaching other LGBT athletes on how to come out. In a new interview with The Daily Beast, Collins revealed…

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Ever since “Empire” became a TV phenomenon this year, fans have been raving over actor Jussie Smollett, who plays gay character Jamal Lyon, and wondering if he’s gay in real life as well. Although his co-star, Malik Yoba, recently outed the young star to the world in an interview, Smollett finally decided to come out…

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Model Andrej Pejic stormed the fashion scene a few years ago with his striking androgynous looks and ethereal beauty, wearing everything from men’s and women’s clothing on the runway and in campaigns. But now Pejic has revealed that she’s transgender and has changed her name to Andreja. According to GLAAD, the 22-year-old Australian model told…

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Last year was a tipping point for LBGT celebrities as many across the world of entertainment finally decided to come out of the closet and share their coming out stories with the world. One of the most notable coming out stories was that of “Prison Break” actor Wentworth Miller, who shocked his fans when he…

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LGBT athletes have been moving in droves to the forefront of the sports world with unabashed pride for the past two years. Now a new gay sports star has emerged thanks to five-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Ian Thorpe , who came out of the closet this past weekend. According to the Associated Press, Thorpe revealed…

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To the world, Jason Collins’ revelation to the public that he’s gay was a pivotal moment in American sports history, marking the first time that an active player in one of the nation’s four major sports leagues had ever come out. But for Collins, it was equally important when he first uttered those words to himself. And in a new…

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British soul singer Sam Smith has seen his star power rise greatly overseas with the success of his music, and now he’s gaining international attention with the upcoming release of his highly-anticipated album In The Lonely Hour. But just as popular as his music is the intrigue over his romantic life, especially following the recent…

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Robin Roberts’ life has served as an inspiration to millions over the years, especially because of her public battle with cancer. But Roberts became even more of an inspiration last year when she came out as gay and revealed her long-term relationship to her girlfriend, Amber Laign. Recently, Roberts opened up about the impact of…

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It’s been a remarkable couple of weeks for University of Massachusetts star Derrick Gordon, who came out of the closet to widespread praise earlier this month. In a new interview about his coming out story, Gordon talks about his many years spent in the closet and explains how deeply scarring they were to his life.…

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Robin Roberts was already one of “Good Morning America’s” most beloved anchors, thanks to the way she candidly chronicled her triumphant battle with cancer. In December, Roberts further endeared herself with fans when she came out as gay. Although many celebrated her decision to open up about her sexuality and her relationship with her girlfriend,…

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Before last year, the idea of an athlete, whether in a professional league or college, coming out as LGBT seemed like a far off dream. But after high-profile athletes like Jason Collins and Brittney Griner burst down the closet doors with their own stories, LGBT athletes seem to be coming out in droves. Now, the…

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Ever since last year, nearly every aspect of entertainment has been involved in America’s surging move towards LGBT equality as more stars from every genre and game come out of the closet. Although little has been said about the world of pageants and sexuality, the pageant world recently got a new LGBT pioneer when former…

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“I’m a football player, and I’m gay.” With those words, Michael Sam, an All-American defensive end from the University of Missouri, demonstrated courage far beyond that demanded on the football field. And America may, for the first time, witness an openly gay man playing professional football. “I just want to own my own truth,” said…

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