Jonathan Bailey (The Bridgerton Chronicle) opened up about the difficulties of being gay in the Hollywood sphere.
A few days ago, we discovered the story of Jonathan Bailey (The Chronicle of the Bridgertons) on his embarrassing meeting with Rihanna, a moment that the 32-year-old actor is not ready to forget! In recent weeks, we can discover him in the role of Anthony Bridgerton, Daphne’s big brother in the series Netflix. And if his character is having a forbidden romance with Siena Rosso, in real life, his performer is gay and came out a while ago. However, Jonathan Bailey revealed that he was strongly suggested to hide his homosexuality in Hollywood! For Attitude Magazine, the actor said: “The most conservative conversations I’ve had about being honest about my sexuality these days have come from gay men in the industry. “ He remembered being told: “Oh, no, you can’t come out. You really shouldn’t be doing this.”
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Jonathan bailey then revealed to the magazine: “These are either people who work in advertising or there are also casting directors who called my agent and said, ‘Just so you know, the way this is going to be sold is that it’s a gay story written by gay writers for gay actors. “It was at a time when maybe I could come to terms with my own sexuality, I didn’t necessarily hide it… But I didn’t never been dishonest about it. “ Jonathan Bailey also reported that some gay men could feel “a form of shame” not to match Hollywood male standards. Touching words which prove that in 2021, certain mentalities must still evolve … About the actors of The Chronicle of the Bridgertons, Rege-Jean Page and Phoebe Dynevor responded to the rumors of a couple concerning them.
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