Reid Ewing, who plays Dylan, the hilarious on again, off again boyfriend of Haley Dunphy on “Modern Family,” has confirmed that he is gay.
Reid Ewing: ‘Modern Family’ Star Confirms He’s Gay
According to The Hollywood Gossip, Reid Ewing has been opening up a lot about his personal life and in addition to revealing he has a condition known as body dysmorphia disorder and an addiction to plastic surgery, he’s also opening up about his sexuality and confirming that he’s gay.
Reid Ewing pretty much announced the news of his sexuality via a funny tweet. “Saw Eugene Bata on @GMA in the Body Dysmorphia segment connected to my article and I just want to say he is hot af,” the actor wrote.
Of course fans began to wonder if Reid was gay and asked him by tweeting their questions. Ewing answered one fan who asked if he had just come out by saying he was “never in.” It looks like the “Modern Family” star was never hiding the fact that he was gay, but hadn’t publicly announced his sexual orientation until now.
Reid Ewings Opens Up About Body Image Issues
As for his body dysmorphia, Reid Ewing penned a heartfelt and emotional blog post about his issues.
“I genuinely believed if I had one procedure I would suddenly look like Brad Pitt,” he wrote, explaining that one procedure turning in to another, and then another.
“For the next couple of years, I would get several more procedures with two other doctors. Each procedure would cause a new problem that I would have to fix with another procedure,” Ewing wrote, adding that he paid for the surgeries with money he made from acting and borrowing money from his parents and grandmother “when I was most desperate.”
Now, Reid Ewing says that he realizes that he had a problem and was amazing just the way he was before the plastic surgery. “I wish I could go back and undo all the surgeries. Now I can see that I was fine to begin with and didn’t need the surgeries after all.”
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