'Magic Mike' Star: Our Son Came Out of the Closet to Us - as Straight

[Screenshot from RuPaul, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ocag4VqXIU]
[Screenshot from RuPaul, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ocag4VqXIU]


Here’s something you don’t hear every day.

Magic Mike star Matt Bomer is married to a man. And the couple have three sons, the oldest of whom — Kit — is 14.


Amid an appearance on RuPaul’s talk show, the usually-private actor opened up.

And RuPaul — who’s a super nice guy, by the way — asked Matt: What if his kids were to come out to him…as straight?

As it turns out, Kit has indeed done that very thing.

Matt told Ru:

“Our oldest came out to us as straight. He’s 14. He said, ‘I love and respect that you guys are who you are. I’m straight, that’s how I identify.’ And it was a big, nice, sweet moment.”

Ru jokingly replied, “Give him time, Matt. Give him time.”

Matt added that, as for their 11-year-old twins, Henry and Walker, “We would be there with open arms” regardless of their sexual identity.

Matt came out as gay in 2008, though he already had a family at that point.

Times are certainly changing. In days past, straight was considered the default. Now it seems there’s a bit more of an attitude of “either way, just as likely.”

Apropos, MTV’s dating show, Are You the One? recently changed its format to a bisexual free-for-all — see much more here.


We’re not in 1990 anymore, Toto.



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