Taylor Lautner’s People Magazine cover story announcing he is gay has gone viral…even though it’s a total fraud. Not that that stopped the story from trending briefly on Twitter last night, or Russell Simmons from tweeting, ”proud of Taylor Lautner for his bravery and his courage.”
Tired of rumors, the Twilight star opens up about his decision to finally come out. “I’m more liberated, and happier than I’ve ever been.”
It looked and sounded pretty authentic, eh? But in a classic story of too gay to be true, People Magazine confirmed that the cover was a phony.
Simmons, Edward Cullen (Ha!), and brokenhearted tweens around the world weighed in on Twitter:
Disappointed that people would joke about someone coming out about their sexuality. Let Taylor Lautner be whoever he wants to be...