[Blind Gossip] The Tony Awards, which honor Broadway performances, are notoriously “gay friendly.” Men thank their husbands, same-sex couples hold hands, and Neil Patrick Harris tongue-kisses everyone.
One famous and talented actor thought it would be the perfect venue at which to acknowledge that he is gay, and floated the idea to his team. Not surprisingly, they rejected the idea.
He thought about doing it anyhow. He had a line ready which would have made his preferences clear. At the last minute, however, he got cold feet and stuck to the script.