Rainbow Families: 27 Famous Celebrities You Had No Idea Were Parents To An LGBTQ Child

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Their true colors shine through.

Coming out to one's parents is rarely easy, so just imagine the additional challenges that arise when an LGBTQ child decides to be honest with his or her famous parents. Cher and Sonny Bono's daughter Chastity is now a transgender actor named Chaz Bono. Magic Johnson's son E.J. Johnson is flamboyantly out of the closet. Shiloh Jolie-Pitt is very young, but she has already told Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt that she wants to be a boy. Jason Gould is the openly gay son of Barbra Streisand and Elliott Gould. Belinda Carlisle has a gay son named James Duke Mason who is involved in local politics in West Hollywood, California. Ronan Farrow, Mia Farrow's son, has reportedly dated both men and women but does not label himself as straight, gay or bisexual.

No matter what they label themselves or if they even do, all of the offspring on the following pages found support from their parents who live in the spotlight. Get Started