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25 Celebrities You Might Not Know Are Bisexual

When it comes to sexuality, these actors, writers, and icons all fall somewhere in the middle.

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2. Billie Joe Armstrong

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In a 1995 interview with The Advocate, the Green Day front man said, "I think I've always been bisexual ... It's a beautiful thing." Since then, he's said sexuality should be a non-issue.

3. Marlon Brando

The late Marlon Brando has been outed in posthumous biographies, but he was open about his sexuality while he was alive. "Like a large number of men, I, too, have had homosexual experiences and I am not ashamed," he once said. "I have never paid much attention to what people think about me."


5. Megan Mullally

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Megan Mullally isn't just openly bisexual — she thinks you are too. In 1999, she told The Advocate, "I consider myself bisexual, and my philosophy is, everyone innately is."


11. Michael Stipe

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The R.E.M. front man is more pansexual than bisexual. He's spoken about his sexuality openly over the years. In 2004, when Butt magazine asked if he thinks he's gay, Stipe answered, "I don’t. I think there’s a line drawn between gay and queer, and for me, queer describes something that’s more inclusive of the grey areas."

12. Carrie Brownstein

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It was often assumed that Carrie Brownstein (of Sleater-Kinney and Portlandia fame) was gay. In a 2010 interview with Willamette Week, she clarified, "It’s weird, because no one’s actually ever asked me. People just always assume, like, you’re this or that. It’s like, 'OK. I’m bisexual.'"


14. Farley Granger

Farley Granger, who died in 2011, starred in Hitchcock's Rope and Strangers on a Train, both of which dealt with gay themes. He identified and wrote about being bisexual, saying he never felt it was something he had to hide.

15. Michael Chabon

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Author Michael Chabon, who explores bisexual themes in novels like Wonder Boys and The Mysteries of Pittsburgh, once wrote, "I had slept with one man whom I loved, and learned to love another man so much that it would never have occurred to me to want to sleep with him."


21. Amber Heard

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When Amber Heard came out at a 2010 GLAAD event, everyone started referring to her as a lesbian. But Heard does not use that label, saying that she has had successful relationships with men and women.

23. Alan Cumming

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Another actor frequently assumed to be gay, Alan Cumming has had relationships with men and women. While he considers himself to be bisexual, he did say, "the pendulum has obviously swung." He's been married to his husband since 2007.

25. Drew Barrymore

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In a 2003 interview with Contact Music, Drew Barrymore said, "Do I like women sexually? Yeah, I do. Totally. I have always considered myself bisexual." She has spoken about the many relationships she had with women in the past.