Reichen Lehmkuhl Told He Was "Too Out" for Soap Operas

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Reality TV star-turned-actor Reichen Lehmkuhl reveals his personal struggles trying to find work as an out gay man in Hollywood in column for


I have auditioned for movie roles, soap opera parts, and other television roles where the final decision of “no” came down to the fact that I’m just “too out.” Not “too stereotypically gay,” but “too out.”