Foster at the Golden Globes.Of all the supposedly-gay celebrities in the rumor mill, Jodie Foster has perhaps remained caught in it the longest. Why? Perhaps because she's chosen to remain silent—or confusingly vague, rather—about her sexuality for so many years.
It's hardly surprising, then, that media coverage of her Sunday night Golden Globes speech has alternately hailed Foster for coming out, wondered what the heck she was trying to say, and yawned, reporting that the star came out "again."
What she did say, after opening with the tease, "I'm just going to put it out there, loud and proud. I am, uh, . . . single," was, among other things, thank you to Cydney Bernard, her former longtime partner with whom she has two sons. Foster called her "my heroic co-parent, my ex-partner in love but righteous soul sister in life, my confessor, ski buddy, consiglieri, [and] most beloved BFF of 20 years."
Foster also claimed she had already come out. “I alreadyRead More »from So Jodie Foster is Finally Out. Or is She?