25 Of The Most Inspiring Celebrity Coming Out Stories
Sarah Paulson came out as a bi woman on national television, kind of by accident. In a moment of pure joy, she congratulated her then-partner, Cherry Jones, on winning a Tony Award with a kiss that was caught on camera.
“All of a sudden, I was outed,” Sarah recalled for NoTofu. “I didn’t really think about it in that way at the time — I was just doing what one would do when a person they love has just won a big fat acting prize. What am I gonna do, pat her on the back and say ‘good job, dude’? It didn’t occur to me to do anything but what I did.”