Harry Styles of One Direction has had his fair share of gay rumors, and he doesn’t seem to care one bit.
In fact, it’s almost like he wants people to question him. There’s the Michael Sam jersey, that kiss with James Corden and all sorts of interpretable behavior. The uncertainty has even led to some amazing arguments about the subject.
Which is all context for the following instance, when during an interview, Harry said that gender is not an important trait he looks for in a potential suitor.
Harry and Liam Payne were asked the four things they look for in a partner. Liam said, “Female. That’s a good trait.”
Harry responded, “Eh, not that important.”
The exchange happens at about the 2:30 mark: