"I definitely don't think a gay leading man would have the same opportunities as a straight leading man. I don't think that. Not for a single second. I don't know if that's offensive or not, but that's my thought right now.'
"I was just trying to say that actors are more effective when they're a mystery, right?" he said in explanation of his previous statements on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The Martian actor landed in hot water as he appeared to imply that gay actors should stay in the closet
Juno actress Ellen Page made announced that she was gay at the Human Rights Campaign's Time To THRIVE conference for LGBTQ [Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning] youth in Las Vegas.
Soon after the Supreme Court refused to review its verdict on Section 377, actress and gay rights activist Celina Jaitely expressed shock and disbelief at the verdict.