—Noah Galvin, writing on Twitter. Galvin has been forced to apologize after a no-holds-barred interview with Vulture in which he slammed Hollywood’s homophobia, director Bryan Singer, and recently-out actor Colton Haynes.
Galvin berated Haynes for not coming out sooner, saying: “That’s not coming out. That’s fucking pussy bullshit. That’s like, ‘Enough people assume that I sleep with men, so I’m just going to slightly confirm the fact that I’ve sucked a dick or two.’ That’s not doing anything for the little gays but giving them more masturbation material.”
Haynes revealed his sexuality to Entertainment Weekly earlier this year, after rampant speculation — some of which forced him into rehab for anxiety.
“People want you to be that GQ image that you put out, but people don’t realize what it’s like to act 24 hours a day. I’d go home and I was still acting,” he said. “People who are so judgmental about those who are gay or different don’t realize that acting 24 hours a day is the most exhausting thing in the world.”
Galvin also slammed Hollywood’s gay network, taking particular aim at Bryan Singer.
“Bryan Singer likes to invite little boys over to his pool and diddle them in the fucking dark of night,” he said.
No doubt inciting panic at ABC, the network that has just renewed his sitcom The Real O’Neals for second season, Galvin issued a lengthy apology on Twitter:
— Noah Galvin (@Noahegalvin) June 9, 2016
As a free LGBTQ publication, Metro Weekly relies on advertising in order to bring you unique, high quality journalism, both online and in our weekly edition. The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has forced many of our incredible advertisers to temporarily close their doors to protect staff and customers, and so we’re asking you, our readers, to help support Metro Weekly during this trying period. We appreciate anything you can do, and please keep reading us on the website and our new Digital Edition, released every Thursday and available for online reading or download.