In Character: Stars Who Have Played LGBT Roles

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  • Lenny Kravitz, Hunger Games
  • Jeffrey Wright
  • Michael K. Williams
  • Dwayne Johnson
  • Tony Bravado
  • Will Smith
  • Forest Whitaker
  • Wesley Snipes
  • Queen Latifah
  • Isaiah Washington
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  • Rockmond Dunbar
  • Ving Rhames
  • Anthony Mackie
  • Taye Diggs
  • Gabrielle Union
  • Taraji P. Henson
  • Jada Pinkett Smith
  • Kerry Washington
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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

Johnson played a gay bodyguard with dreams of stardom in this sequel to the hit heist comedy Get Shorty. Though this character's job was not a stretch for The Rock, his personal life certainly was. 

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