Speaking out

‘Glee’ star Kevin McHale opens up about sexuality for first time since maybe probably coming out

Glee star Kevin McHale has been teasing us with a series of coy Instagram posts referencing his sexuality and his relationship with fellow actor Austin McKenzie. Now, he’s finally opening up about his sexual orientation. Sort of.

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In a series of tweets about Ariana Grande’s new single “No Tears Left To Cry”, which dropped this week, the 29-year-old calls the song “gayer than me”:

He followed that up with another tweet referencing gay icon/music legend Janet Jackson:

Kevin first had everyone talking last month when he maybe probably came out on Instagram by posting a picture of himself holding hands with another guy along with a single emoji as the caption.

The emoji was the ASL hand gesture for “I love you.”


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Then last weekend, he had everyone talking again when he posted a picture of himself cuddling up next to a cute guy along with the caption: “My Coachella.”


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The mystery man has since been positively identified by multiple media outlets as McKenzie.

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