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25 Celebrities Who Are Asexual And Proud

"I'm complete just the way I am."

The Trevor Project explains that asexual individuals, who may also be called an “ace” or “aces,” have little to no interest in engaging in sex. The vast majority of aces are romantic and desire emotionally affectionate relationships. An ace may also be aromantic, in which case they don't feel attraction to others.

There are also numerous ways an ace person may identify. Here are some notable people who have publicly expressed their asexuality, or who have been thought to be asexual by historians.

1. Tim Gunn

TIm Gunn during day 8 of the 2020 Winter TCA Tour

2. Yasmin Benoit

Yasmin Benoit attends the world premiere of "Everybody's Talking About Jamie"

3. Emily Brontë

A painting of Emily Brontë made by her sister, Charlotte Brontë

4. Janeane Garofalo

Janeane Garofalo performing onstage at the Somerville Theater

5. Isaac Newton

A portrait of Sir Isaac Newton

6. Paula Poundstone

Paula Poundstone poses for a photoshoot with "The San Francisco Chronicle"

7. Morrissey

Morrissey is interviewed at the 20th Annual SXSW Film and Music Festival

8. Sriti Jha

Sriti Jha performs her “Confessions Of An Asexual Romantic" speech at the 2020 Kommune Indian SpokenFest

9. Mikey Neumann

Mikey Neumann discusses the film "Queen of the Damned" for a FilmJoy YouTube video

10. Caitlyn Jenner

Caitlyn Jenner at the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party

11. Erica Mendez

Erica Mendez attends the Anime Expo 2016 at Los Angeles Convention Center on July 02, 2016

12. Bradford Cox

Bradford Cox of Deerhunter performs at the Primavera Sound Festival

13. David Archuleta

David Archuleta attends the 2019 Hollywood Christmas Parade

14. Keri Hulme

Novelist Keri Hulme, seen here in a 1987 photoshoot, has spoken publicly about her asexuality

15. SpongeBob SquarePants

SpongeBob watching Patrick blow bubbles during "SpongeBob SquarePants" season 1, episode 2, "Bubblestand"

16. David Jay

David Jay talks to a crowd about the desire for connection amongst members of the ace community

17. Kim Deal

Musician Kim Deal performing at the Werchter Festival with the Pixies

18. Edward Gorey

A 1998 photo of Edward Gorey at his Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts home

19. Nikola Tesla

An 1896 photo of a 40-year-old Nikola Tesla

20. Cavetown

Robin Skinner, known professionally as Cavetown, sings on stage at the 2021 Ohana Music Festival

21. John Frusciante

John Frusciante performs at the Blood Sugar Sex Magik Tour with the Red Hot Chili Peppers

22. J.M. Barrie

A portrait of author J.M. Barrie circa 1900

23. Temple Grandin

Temple Grandin is is pictured at SiriusXM Studios in 2018

24. Emilie Autumn

Singer Emilie Autumn attends the 2015 premiere of "Alleluia! The Devil's Carnival"

25. Ana Gabriel

Ana Gabriel receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame