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Gay Superheroes

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's ... a gay superhero! Since concerned parents in the 1950s first accused Batman and Robin of modeling a same-sex relationship, there has always been a close association between LGBT identity and superheroes. Something about hiding an identity from the public and having to "pass" as an ordinary person -- not to mention the fabulous costumes! Now some superheroes are being portrayed as clearly gay -- showing that justice, whether on a cosmic level or an interpersonal one, is something worth fighting for.

'Loki' Season 2 Is Coming Sooner Than You Think

The bisexual god of chaos is coming back for seconds!

All the LGBTQ+ (and Queerish) Characters in the MCU So Far

Slowly but surely, the incredibly popular superhero media franchise is growing when it comes to the number of LGBTQ+ characters it has.

10 Gay Actors Who Would Be Perfect For James Gunn's 'Superman' Movie

These queer actors are already Supermen in our books!

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' Introduces New Queer Character to MCU

The Marvel Cinematic Universe just got the teensiest bit queerer.

Here's the First Look at DC Comics' 2023 Pride Anthology

It's all the gay supeheroes we could ever want!

Here's Who Joe Locke Is Playing in 'Agatha: Coven of Chaos'

The Heartstopper star is playing another queer character!

Ezra Miller, Michael Keaton Shine in New 'The Flash' Trailer

"You wanna get nuts? Let's get nuts."

Lady Gaga & Joaquin Phoenix Helped a Crew Member Who Fell Down the 'Joker' Stairs

Lady Gaga is always for the poeple!

The Comic That Introduced Us to Bisexual Robin Just Got Cancelled

DC Comics had initially hoped the Tim Drake: Robin series would be a “breakthrough for representation in comics.”

Out Executive Victoria Alonso Has Exited Marvel Studios

She has been with Marvel since the first Iron Man film and championed many of the studio’s inclusion initiatives.

DC Pride 2023 Has All Your Favorite Queer Superheroes In One Place

DC Pride is always one of our favorite queer comics of the year!

'Shazam! Fury of the Gods' Will Include a Gay Superhero

Writers Chris Morgan and Henry Gayden confirmed the existing character's sexuality in a recent interview.

Lady Gaga Serves Harley Quinn in First-Look 'Joker 2' Image

The pop icon is starring in the sequel to the Oscar-winning, 2019 comic book film.

The 1st Teaser Poster For Ezra Miller's 'The Flash' Is Finally Here

The first trailer for the film debuts during the Super Bowl.

DC Comics' New Trans, Nonbinary Superhero Could Rival The Flash

Get ready to fall in love with Circuit Breaker this Valentine's Day.

10 LGBTQ+ Actors We Want to See Cast in the New DCU

These gay and trans actors would make perfect superheroes!

Greg Berlanti's Gay 'Green Lantern' Show Is No Longer Happening

Will the new DCU slate have room for gay superheroes?

'Titans' & 'Doom Patrol' Both Got Canceled by HBO Max After 4 Seasons

Two more queer-inclusive shows are gone.

A Gay Kiss Was Cut From 'Wakanda Forever's Original Script

And yes, it was more than just a peck on the forehead...

Gay California Congressman Will Swear-In with Superman #1 Comic Book

The iconic comic book is on loan from the Library of Congress to newly-elected out politician Robert Garcia.