The heterosexual star, 34 – who once dated Ashley Olsen – is proud to have landed the role as a gay man on the NBC show, The New Normal.
But he isn’t the only straight male celebrity who has played a homosexual, in factCelebuzz has created an impressive list of A-listers who rocked a gay role.
So who switched up their sexuality?
Bartha plays one-half of a gay couple who decide to have a baby with the help of a surrogate in the comedy.
While it’s already facing controversy, it’s also been dubbed the new chapter of hit show Will & Grace which saw Eric McCormack playing the gay best friend of Debra Messing’s character.
Most stars who play a homosexual role do so for the big screen, however, and the list is seemingly endless.
Take a look through Celebuzz’s gallery of actor’s who’ve acted in gay roles above.
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