Billy Eichner confirmed help for Colton Underwood within the wake of The Bachelor star popping out as homosexual, in addition to reminded followers of those that paved the way in which so others may really feel snug discussing their sexuality.
On April 14, the previous NFL participant appeared on Good Morning America to make the announcement, which comes two years after he handed out roses on season 23 of the courting present.
“Clearly this yr has been lots for lots of people and it is most likely made lots of people look themselves within the mirror and work out who they’re and what they have been operating from or what they have been laying aside of their lives,” he defined. “And for me, I’ve ran from myself for a very long time, I’ve hated myself for a very long time. I am homosexual and I got here to phrases with that earlier this yr and have been processing it.”
Later that day, Billy went on Twitter to share his ideas about Colton’s huge information. He congratulated the truth star personally, tweeting, “I am glad for @colton. When you’re homosexual, be homosexual! I have been homosexual eternally & I find it irresistible!”
In a follow-up tweet, the Billy on the Avenue star wrote, “Here is how Hollywood works: Colton’s gonna get a GLAAD Award earlier than I do,” together with a sequence of laughing-crying emojis.
Within the wake of Colton’s information, a 2019 clip that includes him and Billy has resurfaced. In it, the 2 speak with The Bachelor host Chris Harrison, who asks Billy what he appears to be like for in a accomplice.
“The very first thing I do, I am homosexual. I do know that is a shock Colton,” Billy defined to Chris, earlier than turning to Colton and saying, “That I feel it’s best to look into.” Colton laughed, to which Billy mentioned, “Possibly you are the primary homosexual Bachelor and we do not even know.”