Rumor Mill: Gay Celeb To Come Out On Cover Of People


Sources tell us that People has the exclusive on a celebrity who will come out on the mag’s May 5 cover, followed by a press tour of several major talk shows, including The View. Who could it be?

Our tipsters also claim that publicist Howard Bragman is behind this coming out party, and that the flack announced his plans for this latest gay revelation on the red carpet at the recent GLAAD Media Awards. He’s orchestrated similar outings for his other celebs clients in the past—Meredith Baxter, NFL defensive lineman Esera Tuaolo, Married with Children‘s Amanda Bearse—and also handled the news of Chaz Bono’s transition of FTM.

Here’s a list of some of his clients, via

There are plenty of celebrities living in the “glass closet,” so to speak—Anderson Cooper, Ellen Page, Zachary Quinto, Kevin Spacey, JC Chasez—to name a few. But we’re not really sure any of those people are about to make such an announcement. However, Queen Latifah—who has been rumored to be a lesbian for years—has a movie hitting theaters on May 14, so the timing there would be perfect.

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