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Wentworth Miller

Actor, model, screenwriter and producer.
Wentworth Miller is an American actor who came out as gay after years of playing straight roles on various television shows. His most recognized role was as main character Michael Scofield on the FOX show Prison Break, but he has also appeared in many different series like Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, House M.D., and The CW’s The Flash. He came out after refusing an invitation to the St. Petersburg International Film Festival because of Russia’s anti-gay political climate, and is a supporter of LGBT rights.

As he takes on his new recurring role in Law and Order: SVU, the actor who recently said he would no longer play straight roles, is asking for more depth.

January 22 2021 2:21 PM

"What I’ve done is a lot of action-adventure, and that’s come with a diverse fanbase. Within that is a homophobic subgroup and their shit’s been washing up on my shore," the actor wrote.

November 23 2020 1:05 PM

“Their stories have been told (and told).”

November 10 2020 10:44 AM

"Words matter. Labels matter. The way in which we speak to and about each other matters."

November 08 2016 3:31 PM

The out actor appears in The Mighty's new video about dealing with daily depression and thoughts of suicide.

September 13 2016 4:54 PM

“It could have been anything, but eating became the one thing I could look forward to," Miller wrote in response to a meme.

March 29 2016 12:00 PM

Prison Break is returning to Fox in 2016 as a 10-episode event series.

August 06 2015 2:54 PM