For one thing, he’s willing to unambiguously talk about his sexual orientation. His eight-month role in Angels was both “the most challenging thing I’ve ever done as an actor and the most rewarding” he says. Having to inhabit that terrible lost world, if only in his mind, took a toll. “And at the same time, as a gay man, it made me feel like there’s still so much work to be done, and there’s still so many things that need to be looked at and addressed.”
Signs of a good SNL episode: Justin Timberlake* cameo.
*Seriously, just add him to the cast already.
WORTH SEEING: If you scripted this last shot in a film there would be a collective “bullshit” heard in the theater. Can’t believe I’ve never seen this before.