John Barrowman Gives An Epic Speech On Marriage Equality

Captain Jack has spoken.

1. Actor John Barrowman was speaking at Dragon*Con in Atlanta last week, when someone in the audience asked him about his recent marriage.

He married his partner of nearly 20 years, Scott Gill, this July.

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2. Barrowman’s response?

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4. He was humorous:

5. He somehow managed to connect Prop 8 to Captain Jack:

6. And he gave the audience absolute chills.

7. Bonus? His “Legalize Gay” shirt.

8. Watch here:

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Sarah Karlan is the Deputy LGBT Editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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