Supernatural's Misha Collins Apologizes for "Misspeaking" After Appearing to Come Out as Bisexual

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Supernatural star Misha Collins is clarifying his caller comments astir his sexuality.
In a video from a instrumentality normal implicit the play that has since gone viral, Misha asked the crowd, "By a amusement of force, however galore of you would see yourself introverts? How galore extroverts? And however galore bisexuals?" He added, "I'm each three."
On April 25, the actor, 47, expanded connected his comments and issued an apology for "misspeaking" successful a connection shared to Instagram.
"I privation to profoundly apologize for misspeaking this weekend," helium wrote. "At a instrumentality normal successful New Jersey, erstwhile I was talking with the audience, I said that I was ‘all three' things: an introvert, an extrovert and a bisexual.  My clumsy volition was to question disconnected really discussing my sexuality, but I severely fumbled that and recognize that was seen arsenic maine coming retired arsenic bisexual."

"This was not my intention, truthful I request to close the record: I americium not bisexual," helium continued." I hap to beryllium straight, but I americium besides a fierce state and the past happening I privation to bash is falsely co-opt the struggles of the LGBTQIA+ community."

Misha, who married Victoria Vantoch successful 2001 and is dada to West, 12, and daughter Maison, 9, explained, "I judge and afloat enactment that we request to sanctify the quality close to explicit our identities honestly and to beryllium escaped to emotion whomever we take openly."

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Adding that helium is "deeply atrocious for the clumsiness of my language," Misha concluded, "I privation to beryllium a amended state and I consciousness sick to my tummy that I mightiness person done thing to marque things worse. I'm trying to learn, trying to bash amended and I volition support listening."

During his tally connected Supernatural (in the show's past six seasons), Misha played an angel named Gabriel, who came retired arsenic cheery successful the last season.
During a convention successful 2020, Misha acknowledged his character's development, saying successful part, "So Castiel makes this homosexual declaration of love, which is astonishing that that happens, and past helium dies close after, which plays into a timeless Hollywood trope of 'kill the gays,' which pisses disconnected [fans]. So, we springiness and past we instrumentality away."

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