All the stars who've come out as gay or LGBTQ in 2024 as Pride Month gets underway

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Coming retired takes courageousness - and galore celebrities are starring nan complaint pinch their ain nationalist proclamations. 

Be it gay, trans, non-binary aliases queer, 2024 has seen a big of salient figures from crossed nan intermezo and sports manufacture proudly uncover their LGBTQ identities.   

With Pride Month good underway, DailyMail.com has compiled a database of 10 of nan biggest names who person travel retired this twelvemonth truthful far.    

One Tree Hill Alum Sophia Bush is seen pinch her girlfriend, USWNT jock Ashlyn Harris, days aft coming retired arsenic queer

Maren Morris (musician)

Maren Morris publically came retired of arsenic bisexual connected Sunday, successful grant of LGBTQAI Pride month.

The declaration came aft a performance successful Phoenix, erstwhile nan 34-year-old Grammy victor posted to Instagram : 'Happy to beryllium nan B successful LGBTQ +, happy pride!'

Maren was instantly met pinch a flood of supportive comments - including from her existent opening enactment Allison Ponthier, arsenic good arsenic chap songstresses Kate Yeager, Lindsay Ell, Marielle Kraft, and Heather Mae.

That said, Maren has been an outspoken state for nan LGBTQAI organization since 2022.

Last year, Morris proudly performed astatine nan Love Rising use successful Nashville, which protested Tennessee authorities aimed astatine cross-dressing performers, trans youth, and same-sex marriage.

The Texan-born millennial moreover brought her four-year-old boy Hayes Andrew Hurd to nan juncture - billed arsenic a 'family-friendly' resistance show.

There, she declared onstage nan Bridgestone Arena: 'Yes, I introduced my boy to immoderate resistance queens today, truthful Tennessee, f***ing apprehension me.'

Grammy Award-winning musician Maren Morris, 34, publically came retired of arsenic bisexual connected Sunday, successful grant of LGBTQAI Pride month

Sophia Bush (actress)

Back successful April, Sophia Bush collapsed her soundlessness astir her much-talked astir emotion life - coming retired arsenic queer successful an effort for Glamour magazine.

The 41-year-old star, featured connected nan screen without a shirt, dished on her close narration pinch USWNT athlete Ashlyn Harris, 38, pursuing a very nationalist 2023 divorcement from Grant Hughes, whom she wed months earlier.

She revealed successful her ain words really she now identifies arsenic queer, penning astatine 1 point, 'I consciousness for illustration I tin yet breathe,' she said.

The Chicago PD character besides admitted that she is 'in love' pinch Harris - whom she became friends pinch successful 2019 past started a romanticist narration pinch successful October 2023 aft her matrimony fell apart.

Back successful April, Bush, 41, collapsed her soundlessness astir her much-talked astir emotion life - coming retired arsenic queer successful an effort for Glamour magazine 

'I didn't expect to find emotion successful this support system,' said nan star, noting really her enslaved pinch Harris was uncommon and beautiful. 

'I don't cognize really other to opportunity it different than: I didn't spot it until I saw it.'

The One Tree Hill prima further recalled nan first clip she told her erstwhile partners that she was attracted to women. In summation to Hughes, she was besides joined to costar Chad Michael Murray, from 2005 until 2006.

Reneé Rapp  (singer/actress)

Back successful February, Mean Girls Musical prima Reneé Rapp made waves erstwhile she told The Hollywood Reporter, 'It is nan coolest point ever because I've only precocious started referring to myself arsenic a lesbian.

 'I've only precocious been successful a narration wherever I'm like, 'Yeah, I'm a lesbian for sure.' 

Within weeks, she made reddish carpet debut pinch chap musician Towa Bird, at nan Vanity Fair 2024 Oscars Party connected Sunday successful Beverly Hills.

The actress, 24, wowed successful a achromatic garment dress pinch a plunging crossover apical and a thigh precocious slit.

The unfolding move from Rapp, who came retired arsenic bisexual successful 2022,  came aft an SNL hosting capacity earlier successful year.

Towa Bird and Renee Rapp astatine nan 2024 Vanity Fair Oscar Party connected March 10. The Mean Girl Musical prima came retired arsenic lesbian successful an question and reply weeks before

There, nan character was described by fans and watching reporters arsenic 'hard-launching' her lesbian identity, a move from her erstwhile bisexuality.

She explained her thought process astatine nan time, sharing, 'I didn't want to do it and beryllium like, 'Oh my God, I'm not utilizing nan connection 'bisexual,' and make bisexual group consciousness shitty''. 

'I besides didn't want to beryllium like, 'OK, I'm 'gay' and person each nan lesbians beryllium like, 'Say you're bisexual, then.' I felt truthful wrapped up and scared.' 

Despite this, she went done pinch it - and has affirmed and re-affirmed her caller personality ever since.

Bethany Antonia (actress)

House of nan Dragon prima Bethany Antonia came retired arsenic cheery successful April, while calling retired an net personification for a racist connection received successful reply to 1 of her Instagram Stories.

Antonia, who has appeared connected 8 episodes of nan show's 2nd season, blew disconnected nan vitriol pinch humor, penning successful a caption, 'Wait till they find retired I'm cheery too…'

The actress, who has besides been seen connected shows specified arsenic Netflix's Stay Close and nan BBC's Get Even, went connected to adhd an emoji of a clown's face, and was seen smiling successful a abstracted changeable connected her Instagram Stories minutes later.

She plays Lady Baela Targaryen connected nan HBO imagination series, and is aged 26.

House of nan Dragon prima Bethany Antonia came retired arsenic cheery successful April, while calling retired an net personification for a racist connection received successful reply to 1 of her Instagram Stories

Colin Grafton (reality star)

Dancing connected Ice's Colin Grafton came retired arsenic cheery successful February - aft keeping his existent LGBTQ personality concealed for years.

The 32-year-old master fig skater - who erstwhile competed successful nan Olympics - came retired to his family and adjacent friends erstwhile he was 24, but made it nationalist successful an question and reply pinch Pink News.

'It's been a agelong journey,' he began. 'But now I americium proud of myself and I'm proud of my intersexual predisposition and I want to fto different group cognize that they should beryllium proud of each portion of themselves too,'

Originally from Boston, Grafton went connected to explicate really increasing up location successful nan '90 and 2000s wasn't ever easy for a antheral fig skater, not to mention a cheery man. 

'I retrieve emotion truthful tense astatine various points successful my childhood,' he saud. 'You know, I'd beryllium skating and nan lucky players would travel and bang connected nan broadside of nan rink and outcry words. 

'That was thing each antheral skaters had to woody pinch backmost then. 

Dancing connected Ice's Colin Grafton (seen present pinch character Claire Sweeney) came retired arsenic cheery successful February - aft keeping his existent LGBTQ personality concealed for years

'It wasn't easy but each of it made maine stronger because I took it and focused everything connected my sport.'

In nan years that ensued, he would aboveground arsenic a prima skater - arsenic good arsenic nan prima of nan deed reality title show.

At 1 point, he worried he would beryllium stereotyped if he came retired publicly, telling Pink: 'I was really tense of doing that to myself.

' It was like, OK, if I travel retired arsenic cheery past group are going to deliberation I'm this aliases that, erstwhile successful reality nan quality sexuality spectrum is truthful immense and it's conscionable 1 mini portion of nan personification you are.'

Now surviving retired large and proud, he went connected to counsel young group coming to position pinch their ain sexuality: 'There is nary unreserved and there's nary unit to travel out. 

'You person to do it connected your ain position and successful your ain clip and find that emotion for yourselves.'

Grace Wilson (A-League shot player)

In March, Adelaide United goalkeeper Grace Wilson became nan first non-binary master footballer successful Australia, while declaring a burning desire to beryllium 'free'.

The 19-year-old Australian informed teammates connected Friday and nan youngster stated they felt 'phenomenal' aft receiving wide support.

'I'm non-binary. That's it. I can't contradict it anymore,' she said. 

In March, Adelaide United goalkeeper Grace Wilson became nan first non-binary master footballer successful Australia, while declaring a burning desire to beryllium 'free'

'It was for illustration this immense weight had lifted, because for truthful long, I had felt thing was different,' she continued.

'Finally proceeding group mention to maine arsenic 'they/them', it's a phenomenal and euphoric feeling.'

Non-binary refers to group who do not subordinate to being either exclusively antheral aliases female.

Madame LaQueer (reality star)

RuPaul's Drag Race play 4 prima Madame LaQueer came retired arsenic trans connected her Instagram Story successful January, publically embracing her personality arsenic Madame Cassandra Uzumaki LaQueer.

'It's thing I've been pondering for myself for years,' she told Entertainment Weekly astatine nan time, explaining really she'd spell by nan sanction Cassie moreover while retired of costume.

'It's now aliases never…It's ne'er excessively precocious to travel retired and unrecorded your existent acquisition and beryllium yourself and beryllium authentic. There's thing for illustration emotion loved successful your ain skin.'

RuPaul's Drag Race play 4 prima Madame LaQueer came retired arsenic trans connected her Instagram Story successful January, publically embracing her personality arsenic Madame Cassandra Uzumaki LaQueer

Amanda Tori Meating (reality star)

Days later, different 'Drag Race' prima successful Amanda Tori Meating besides came retired arsenic trans.

The declaration came successful an exclusive question and reply pinch Entertainment Weekly, during which nan New York City-based reality prima who became a fan-favorite connected nan show's 16th play dished astir her clip nan show truthful far.

While doing so, she reflected connected hostility pinch different formed member, Plane Jane, and really a infinitesimal of state pursuing achy divorcement helped her affirm her identity.

Days later, different 'Drag Race' prima successful Amanda Tori Meating besides came retired arsenic trans, successful an exclusive question and reply pinch Entertainment Weekly

'When we were filming Drag Race I was astir 5 months caller retired of a divorce,' she recalled of filming nan show successful 2023, and really nan acquisition of being 'bullied' by her ex-spouse yet helped her attraction connected putting herself first - including connected nan at-times drama-filled show. 

'I deliberation [Plane] caught maine astatine nan saccharine spot of my treatment journey,' she said. 

'I'm not giving you nan consequence you're looking for, immoderate that was. I'm sitting present for illustration a existent f**king personification and I'm telling you, "I do not for illustration this, please stop."'

She went connected to callback really her divided stemmed successful portion from her then-husband's unwillingness to beryllium pinch her, owed to her 'gender exploration journey.'

Parvati Shallow (reality star)

Survivor victor Parvati Shallow came retired arsenic cheery to ringing successful nan New Year, uploading an Instagram photograph pinch partner, Mae Martin, to stock nan large news successful nan process.

The 41-year-old reality prima - who was previously joined to chap Survivor alum John Fincher - captioned nan station as, 'We're here. We're queer. Happy caller year.' 

The TV characteristic who won play 40 of nan show successful 2020 proceeded to clasp u up a bid of achromatic and achromatic images that some she and nan comedian, 36, had taken successful a photograph booth. 

Survivor victor Parvati Shallow came retired arsenic cheery to ringing successful nan New Year, making her nan first of nan 10 to return nan large step

The brace could beryllium seen cozying up adjacent to each different and successful 1 of nan pictures, nan mates besides shared a kissed. 

Social media users jumped to nan remark conception to stock their excitement, specified arsenic writer Adam Grant, who wrote, 'so thrilled for you. Bring connected nan caller Black Widow Brigade,' referencing to nan Survivor title series. 

Writer Evan Ross Katz added, 'A cleanable pair. Honored to person played nan tiniest domiciled successful this epic link-up. Love you both.' 

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