10 Gay Actors Who Know How To Play It Straight
Kelli Bender / May 13, 2010
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The other day we took a look at the very buzzed-about Newsweek article regarding gay actors playing straight characters and found it just as annoying as everyone said it was. The writer's stance that gay actors' attempts at playing straight stick out like a "pink elephant in the room" got us all geared up to prove him wrong. So we put some evidence together to show that just because actors have an interest in the same sex doesn't mean that they can't play someone who's straight. Take a look at these 10 actors who prove that all you need to take on any role is talent, regardless of sexual orientation.