Top Ten Gay Actors

The Top Ten

1 John Barrowman John Barrowman

this guy is to die for. if only I was gay. and a man. yeah, that would help ;)

This is the one. He has no competition. Handsome, faithful, Out, Talented, Funny.. You can't ask for more.

Love, love, love this man! He is a talented actor, singer, loyal husband, funny man man and a wonderful entertainer all the way around.

He's so cute!

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2 Neil Patrick Harris Neil Patrick Harris Neil Patrick Harris is an American actor, writer, producer, comedian, magician, and singer. He is known primarily for his comedy roles on television and his dramatic and musical stage roles.

Hahaha, this guy! The main reason to watch How I Met Your Mother! And he look's good too And I have to congratulate his recent fatherhood! That Kid's childhood is going to be LEGEN... Wait for it... DARY. Neil Harris for the win!

Alright, acting wise, he has yet to have a really serious role where he can show off his talent. But how can you help but love this wonderful man. He is adorable, wonderful, creative and funny. Sad he bats for the other team, but only because that leaves no shot for me.

Actually he shows off much of his talent in How I Met Your Mother. - Juan-Luis

I love Neil Patrick Harris! He is my favourite actor! He is so funny when he portrays as Barney Stinson!

Gay need gay friends,why not is the bi? - bichatroom

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3 Jonathan Groff

How about you and I do it and keep doing it over and over

4 Jim Verraros
5 Matt Bomer Matt Bomer Matthew Staton "Matt" Bomer is an American actor. He made his television debut with Guiding Light in 2001, and gained recognition with his recurring role in the NBC television series Chuck as Bryce Larkin.

He is the most hadsome of this list, but his boyfriend is very ugly, I don't understand that

I wish he wasn't so he could be mine. His eyes, his smile, his hair, his everything.

Matt lets do it together and make everyone jealous you first

Great actor.

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6 Chad Allen

Of these top ten, Chad has made his sexuality known through his movies and public service. He is a dashing, charming, daring, young man. He exudes masculinity through his sexuality. He's great.

I remember always rushing to the T.V. when Dr Quinn was on... He made my nights and fantasies

Great actor love everything he has played in I think he is the best actor. Do you have a partner and if so who is it

Has always been hot. I wish that USA was a bit less nervous about male nudity. We need to see him nude more often.

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7 Chris Colfer

Is that a joke he's so annoying and flamboyant

8 Jim Parsons Jim Parsons James Joseph "Jim" Parsons is an American actor. He is known for playing Sheldon Cooper in the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory.

Great actor, make you smile every time he is on the air. Thank god for guys like him that can make you smile

Incredibly talented comedian that always seem to make us laugh. He has a great writing staff behind him, but, I doubt anyone else could deliver those complicated technical dialogues as well.

Jim Parsons is by far the cutest and most talented of any actor on this list, he should be #1.

He is adorable! I feel ashamed that I was weirded out when I found out he was gay... Now I'm over that and I absolutely love him! Amazing actor too! - Flowersocks2137

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9 Garrett Clayton Garrett Clayton Gary Michael "Garrett" Clayton (born March 19, 1991) is an American actor, singer, and dancer.He is best known for portraying Tanner in the 2013 Disney Channel Original Movie Teen Beach Movie and its 2015 sequel, Teen Beach 2. Also he portrayed gay porn star Brent Corrigan in the film King Cobra, opposite ...read more.

He is so fit for a gay actor! Former sexy disney channel star

WOW

10 Ramon Novarro

He had big penis..

Great, sexy silent film actor.

The Contenders

11 George Takei

More like George Ta-gay lol

12 Sir Ian McKellan

He is the most classy and versatile actor. He's a totally different self in each role and remains classy, you just have to admire and love him.

He is referred to as Sir which is pretty damn awesome if you ask me, and he plays Gandalf and Magneto... That's all I have to say.

He should be number one. He's an amazing actor!

Sir Ian McKellen is a great actor, very funny in real llife and also an amazing role model!

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13 Alan Cumming Alan Cumming Alan Cumming, is a Scottish-American actor, singer/performer, author, and activist who has appeared in numerous films, television shows, and plays.

He was gay?... Huh, must explain the name then. Oh well, outstanding actor, and has had some great roles.

He was a surprise, but a good actor! X-Men, is a must see!

The last name
You need to change it

14 Stephen Fry Stephen Fry Stephen John Fry is an English comedian, actor, writer, presenter and activist. After a troubled childhood and adolescence, during which he was expelled from two schools and spent three months in prison for credit card fraud, Fry secured a place at Queens' College, Cambridge, where he studied English ...read more.

A GREAT PERSONALITY - AND BRIGHT AS WELL

15 Nathan Lane Nathan Lane

Nathan Lane is a very unappreciated actor. He is hilarious. I hope he will continue to make memorable films. My favourite Nathan Lane film is Mouse Hunt with co star Lee Evans. I recommend This movie. It is hilarious!

I loved him in The Bird Cage with Robin Williams. He was hilarious! He and Robin Williams' couple roles, were almost believable.

He is a great actor

He made that stupid Lion King movie

I hope he burns in Hell for that

16 Ricky Martin Ricky Martin Enrique Martín Morales, commonly known as Ricky Martin, is a Puerto Rican singer, actor and author. Martin began his career at age 12 with the all-boy pop group Menudo. After five years with the group, he released several Spanish-language solo albums throughout the 1990s.

HAI I WANTS TO MEET WITH RICKY MARTIN, I M FROM INDIA, WEST BENGAL, KOLKATA.

I want to meet him

yum

17 William Haines
18 T.R. Knight

Sexy man... Love him

I have crushed on TR Knight since Greys Anatomy!
What a Doll.

Hay my no 0941101357

19 Rock Hudson Rock Hudson Rock Hudson was an American actor, generally known for his turns as a leading man during the 1950s and 1960s.

I can't feel none of the dickhes feelin or getten! Or have gotten!

REGARDLESS OF HIS SEXSUAL LIFESTYLE ROCK WAS A GOOD ACTOR, AND ONE OF HOLLIWOODDS MOST HANDSOME MEN. SEXSUAL ORIENTATION HAS NOTHING TODO WITH YOU ARE AS A PERSON

20 Wentworth Miller Wentworth Miller Wentworth Earl Miller III (born June 2, 1972) is a British-American actor, model, and screenwriter. He rose to prominence following his role as Michael Scofield in the Fox series Prison Break, for which he received a Golden Globe Award nomination for best actor in a leading role. ...read more.

He's the whole package.

Love to between the sheets with you and junior and nurse you

Nothing of any importance

He is aspecial man

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21 Derek Jacobi Derek Jacobi

Take me now

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23 Zachary Quinto

Forget the Cheerleader! Save Sylar! I really loved Zachary Quinto in Heroes. He was one of the best villains EVER! Hope some day NBC will change their minds and there will be another season of Heroes - leawegner

Bring back Syler! Absolutely brilliant on Heroes, and even better on Star Trek. Destined for great things, for sure!

Slyer is the best and I love watching hit man agent 47

Your gay whattt

24 Richard Chamberlain

I fell in love with him when I was at school and he was do chamberlain

A beautiful man until today... I like it so much... and this voice... still young... finite perfection

Was my number one heartthrob when he was Dr Kildare and so many years afterwards until I found out he was gay! Still a wonderful actor!

25 Zac Efron Zac Efron Zachary David Alexander "Zac" Efron is an American actor. He began acting professionally in the early 2000s, and rose to prominence in the late 2000s for his leading role in the High School Musical franchise. During this time, he also starred in the musical film Hairspray and the comedy film 17 Again. ...read more.

No, scratch that. Zac Efron's character in Basebrawl is named "Kowalski Amaya".

He should bang David Henrie, Kieran Stark and Joe Jonas especially with his memo hairstyle in the late 2000s as Troy Bolton in the sequels, Mike O'Donnell as a 17-year-old and Alex Kasper in 2023's "Basebrawl".

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27 Rupert Everett Rupert Everett Rupert James Hector Everett (born 29 May 1959) is an English actor and writer. He first came to public attention in 1981, when he was cast in Julian Mitchell's play and subsequent film Another Country (1984) as an openly gay pupil at an English public school in the 1930s; the role earned him his first ...read more.

Hi, Rupert,
Hello, My name is Julius Scott.
I'm a full Deaf. I'm from Little Rock, AR. USA

28 Michael Jeter
29 Harvey Fierstein
30 Surya Sivakumar
31 Elton John Elton John Sir Elton Hercules John CBE is an English singer, pianist, and composer. He has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin as his songwriting partner since 1967; they have collaborated on more than 30 albums to date.

Where is Tom cruise?

Oh my god oh my god its Elton he's so hadsome

He was in that movie gnomeo and juliet or something like that but he's a fantastical reimaganle beutiful fantastical HIlarios singer he's a boss hi broseff

He was in gnomeo and juliet he is such a fantastical reimaginal beutifal amazingly awesome singer and he's fantastical singer hey brosef so suppys

32 Lucky Perdana
33 Lorenzo Balducci
34 Rick Mercer
35 Indra Bruggman
36 Tom Hardy

Tom is past hot! He just have what makes my knees weak

37 Bertrand Antolin
38 Evan Sanders
39 Krisna Mukti
40 Jesse Tyler Ferguson

He is so mitchell. I love it.

41 Chris Salvatore
42 David Pevsner
43 Randy Harrison

He's so adorable, hilarious, and has an amazing voice. Plus he was on my favorite show (Queer as Folk).

The boy has it all

44 Michael Urie

He is so cute and adorable in all his roles :);D

45 Lucas Cruikshank Lucas Cruikshank Lucas Alan Cruikshank is an American actor and YouTube personality who created the character Fred Figglehorn and the associated Fred series for his channel on the video-sharing website YouTube in late 2005. These videos are centered on Fred Figglehorn, a fictional six-year-old who has a dysfunctional ...read more.

(LoL tHe OnLy PeRsOn I kNoW oN tHiS lIsT) Wait, he's gay?!

46 Robert Gant
47 Michael Buckley
48 Ryan Carnes
49 Robin Lord Taylor
50 Guillermo Diaz
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