Colton Underwood Comes Out as Gay

Colton Underwood Comes Out as Gay

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Colton Underwood revealed on Good Morning America that he is gay.

“Obviously, like this year’s been a lot for a lot of people and its probably made a lot of people look themselves in the mirror and figure out who they are or what they’ve been running from, what they’ve been putting off in their lives, and for me I’ve ran from myself for a long time,” the former Bachelor told Robin Roberts. “I’ve hated myself for a long time.”

Rumors started swirling yesterday when Roberts teased a “deeply personal” revelation.

Before appearing on Becca Kufrin’s season of The Bachelorette, Underwood dated Aly Raisman. He would become franchise lead for season 23 of The Bachelor, leaving the show with Randolph.

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