How very on-brand!
“Hairspray” star Nikki Blonsky has come out as homosexual by way of the social media platform TikTok, utilizing a video of herself lip-syncing to Diana Ross’ iconic queer anthem “I’m Coming Out.”
“Hello, it’s Nikki Blonsky from the film I’m Homosexual!” Blonsky, 31, captioned the clip, which additionally went out by way of her Twitter. Blonsky additionally made the announcement on her Instagram account in a barely much less musical however extra succinct put up.
Blonsky starred within the 2007 remake of John Waters’ basic flick, ultimately changing into a meme in 2016 because of her fixed invoking of that reality on social media.
It’s been barely over a 12 months since Blonsky revealed that she was in a relationship with a non-binary particular person named Dani, saying that she was “the happiest I’ve ever been.”
Blonsky had one thing of a troublesome time navigating life post-“Hairspray,” along with her present “Large” getting canceled and a rom-com she had a task in, “Ready for Endlessly,” incomes a important savaging.
By 2011, she was promoting sneakers in her hometown of Nice Neck on Lengthy Island. However she picked up work on TV by way of “Smash” in 2013 and has labored sporadically since then, along with her most up-to-date look within the TV collection “Quarantine.”