Surprising Celebs Who Came Out in 2015

Coming out is not as big of a deal as it was before. Even though some celebrities still might be struggling to come out and express their sexual identity or sexual orientation we can say the media, people and politics have gotten much more accepting. Here are some stars who came out in 2015 and we bet you did not know about all of them. This is a sign of a great progress to see stars coming out not as a huge tabloid story but some piece of news that could get lost in the news.

Caitlyn Jenner came out in 2015

Caitlyn Jenner

We start our list with former Olympian and reality show star Caitlyn Jenner who came out in April as a transgender woman. This piece of news probably got to you in a way as it was in the cover of Vanity Fair that she came out. Her coming out as a woman was accepted to the extend that she was awarded Women of the Year by Glamour Magazine.

Holland Taylor Sarah Paulson came out in 2015

Holland Taylor

The actress playing the edgy character in Two and a Half Men came out in 2015 November stating she was a lesbian. She is currently involved with American Horror Story actress Sarah Paulson.

Lily Rose Depp came out in 2015

Lily-Rose Depp

The daughter of Jonny Depp came out in 2015! This was through her friend’s Instagram post where she came out as sexually fluid. Although where she falls in the spectrum is not quite certain yet it is safe to say she is definitely somewhere on it.

Ingrid Nilsen came out in 2015

Ingrid Nilsen

The Youtube sensation Ingrid Nilsen made an emotional Youtube video revealing to her fans she was gay in June. She said she had been waiting for this for a long time and finally coming out made her feel great.

Michael Angelakos came out in 2015

Michael Angelakos

Passion Pit lead singer came out in 2015 November in an interview. During the interview he said  “I don’t really know what happened, but it’s just one of those gut feelings. It’s the same gut feeling I had when I said, OK, I kind of just need to talk to people about the fact that I am. I’m gay. And that’s it. It just has to happen. This was exactly the type of situation where I don’t feel like I’m being threatened.”



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