She came out as gender-fluid
Some celebrities are open about their sexuality and some are not.
Raymond Burr (1917 – 1993) was a Canadian-American actor known for his title roles in the television dramas Perry Mason and Ironside.
The biographer Michael Seth Starr discovered that Raymond Burr had invented his 'biography'.
This fake 'bigraphy' included:
1. Military service he had never undertaken.
2. Battle wounds he had never sustained.
3. Early marriages to two women who never existed.
4. The birth and death of a son.
5. Sexual relationships with female Hollywood stars.
Burr with his life partner Robert Benevides
In 1957, Raymond Burr met his life partner, an actor and Korean War veteran 13 years his junior, Robert Benevides.
In 1960, the couple set up home together.
Can we believe the rumours?
In 2001, a court declared that Tom Cruise "is not, and never has been, homosexual and has never had a homosexual affair". Cruise then dropped a $100 million defamation suit against the publisher of Bold Magazine for claiming to have a picture of Cruise having sex with another man.
In 1956, Liberace sued a London columnist for suggesting he was gay. Liberace swore he was not.
Hollywood does not like its stars to be known as bisexual or gay.
Rudolf Valentino's career suffered after he was called gay.
Singer Johnny Ray suffered as the result of an article in Confidential Magazine that suggested he had attempted a drunken pass on a man.
On the other hand, it has been reported that Errol Flynn did not seem to mind being labeled bisexual.
Tab Hunter was reportedly arrested at a gay drag party, but survived.
Laurence Olivier, rumoured to be bisexual, became a Lord.
Cary Grant's career blossomed while living openly with Randolph Scott.
Rock Hudson was widely known to cruise gay bars, but continued to make films.
In his autobiography, Marlon Brando related that he had had homosexual affairs.
Tyrone Power, Gary Cooper, John Wayne and Clark Gable were said to be bisexual, but contined to be big stars.
Barbara Walters asked Ricky Martin whether or not he is gay. Martin replied that his sexuality is private.
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon have allowed themselves to be photographed on the same bed.
Which stars are rumoured to be bisexual?
James Dean, Errol Flynn, Cary Grant, Rock Hudson, Charles Laughton, Danny Kay, Luchino Visconti, Montgomery Clift, Rudolph Valentino, Richard Burton....
James Dean and Marlon Brando
Among those who have acknowledged having had a same-sex experience
Dirk Bogarde, Marlon Brando...
'Open Secret: Gay Hollywood' by David Ehrenstein refers to a number of 'bisexual' stars such as Richard Chamberlain. It also refers to alleged star couples:
Montgomery Clift and Jack Larson,
Farley Granger and Arthur Laurents,
Tab Hunter and Anthony Perkins,
Cary Grant and Randolph Scott.
Fatty Arbuckle's career 'was wrecked when it was revealed that he had buggered all twelve Keystone Cops.'
'Raymond Burr was well known for his homosexual liaisons with rent-boys.'
There are allegedly tales of John Wayne wearing women's clothes, the young Clarke Gable being being involved with William Haines and John Wayne having an affair with Gable.
Wayne and Clarke Gable reportedly 'became lovers in 1936.'
Cary Grant and Randolph Scott.
Film historian Kevin Brownwing, author of 'The Golden Grope - A History of Hollywood Harassment' writes about John Wayne's use of casting sessions to seduce young males.
"During the 1940s the outwardly conservative and heterosexual Wayne would regularly attend screen tests with director John Ford, in order to size up potential conquests. He'd get Ford to order the young hopefuls to take off their shirts and enact scenes which required them to lift heavy objects or bend over a lot."
Wayne's conquests reportedly included Randolph Scott, Joel McCrea and Montgomery Clift, 'with whom he had a torrid affair during the making of Red River in 1948'.
Tony Curtis eventually told the truth.
Tony Curtis took part in the documentary The Celluloid Closet. (Cached)
He admitting to having gay affairs in a 2004 interview with Attitude Magazine.
Other reportedly gay entertainers include (Cached):
DAVID CASSIDY (DAVID CASSIDY)
BRANDON de WILDE
Lucien and George Rekers.And here is a list of Anti-Gay Activists who reportedly are Gay
1 George Rekers, a baptist minister, was part of anti-gay lobbying groups in the USA.
He wrote "Growing Up Straight: What Families Should Know About Homosexuality".
He contacted Rentboy.com. and met Lucien.
He took Lucien on a trip, and got caught.
2 Pastor Eddie Long, from Georgia, claimed his church can "deliver" people from homosexuality.
'He used his fame and influence to pressure teenage boys into having sex.
'He took the boys on trips and gave them gifts in exchange for sex.'
3 Troy King, Alabama Attorney General, was strongly opposed to gay sex.
'King was caught by his wife while having sex with a young male.'
4 Richard Curtis, a Washington State Representative, has an anti-gay rights voting record.
He resigned from the House after reports of his sexual encounter with a rent boy became public.
Cody Castagna told police that Curtis offered him $1,000 to have sex.
Curtis was reportedly wearing a red negligee.
5 Pastor Ted Haggard was 'outed' by a rent boy in 2006.
He had been anti-gay.
6. Glenn Murphy Jr, former head of the Young Republicans, supported "straight" family values.
'He was caught performing oral sex on another Young Republican.
7 David Dreier, a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives, has voted against gay rights.
He has been accused of paying his alleged boyfriend a high salary.
8 Bruce Barclay, the Republican commissioner of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, allegedly had sex with a young male, Marshall McCurdy.
'Police searched Barclay's home and found videotapes of hundreds of sexual encounters with men that Barclay filmed on surveillance cameras'.
9 Roy Ashburn, conservative California State Senator, voted against gay-rights.
Reportedly, after leaving a gay bar with an unidentified man, Roy Ashburn was arrested for driving under the influence.
Ashburn has now admitted that he's gay.
10 Jim West, Spokane Mayor, opposes gay rights.
He's proposed that "any touching of the sexual or other intimate parts of a person" among teens be considered a criminal act.
For 25 years, 'West was having sexual relationships with boys.
'He offered to find boys jobs with the city of Spokane in exchange for sex.'
11. Larry Craig, Former Idaho Republican, opposed gay rights.
'He was arrested at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport for 'cottaging' an undercover police officer.'
12 Ed Schrock, in Congress, opposed gay-rights.
'He was caught on tape soliciting sex from a gay prostitute.'
13 Robert Allen, an anti-gay Florida State Representative, 'was arrested for offering to do oral sex with an undercover policeman.'