George Michael was outed, but it was by a cop who had "an encounter" with the singer in a public bathroom.You could say that the police issued a search warrant on his closet.You may be surprised to find this out, but there are a lot of gay people in the entertainment industry.Since they live in the public eye, not everyone is comfortable letting that information out.There was speculation before, but the "La Vida Loca" singer was outed by his skincare expert, Ole Henriksen.In an interview he was asked who he would spend a romantic getaway with and he answered "I'd say my client Ricky Martin."Photo: Tumblr The news anchor was in the closet for quite sometime and there were constant rumors about his sexuality.In order to shut things down he made an announcement in an email to Andrew Sullivan, "The fact is, I'm gay, always have been, always will be, and I couldn’t be any more happy, comfortable with myself, and proud."Photo: Tumblr Ian Mc Kellan accidentally outed this fellow actor in an interview talking about "The Hobbit".Mc Kellan said the following quote about Pace, "I would say that has been done in this regard in the last ten years in the industry a lot. Photo: Tumblr The "Twilight" actress has only been linked to men in the past, but she was then spotted with a very close female friend on a vacation in Honolulu.
This is another victim of one of Perez Hilton's lazy attempts at attention seeking.This wasn't necessarily a well kept secret in the first place, but it was still a secret and Kevin Spacey's wishes should have been honored.Spacey isn't the first celebrity to get pulled out of the closet.Also, even though it's dumb, being gay can effect what roles an actor is offered, so many stay in the closet for career reasons.Here are 20 celebrities that were outed against their will.