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Watch: 'Hairspray' Star Nikki Blonsky Comes Out as Gay in TikTok Vid Soundtracked by Diana Ross

Monday June 29, 2020
Nikki Blosnky
Nikki Blosnky  (Source:Instagram / @nikkiblonsky)

Nikki Blonsky from the movie "Hairspray" came out as gay in a TikTok video with a little help from Diana Ross.

"Hi, it's Nikki Blonsky and I'm coming out! #pride," Blonsky captioned her clip, which finds the actor dancing to Ross's hit "I'm Coming Out."

Just Jared points out Blonsky responded to someone in the comments section of her video when asked if she really is coming out as gay.

"It's incredibly true!!! Thank you so much for the love and support!" Blonsky wrote.

Blonsky is best known for starring in the 2007 remake of the Broadway musical "Hairspray," based on John Waters' 1988 film, where she played the iconic role of Tracy Turnblad.

Check out the video below.

@therealnikkiblonsky

Hi, it's Nikki Blonsky from the movie I'm Gay! ##pride ##imcomingout ##hairspray ? I'm Coming Out - Diana Ross

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