It’s nice to be a part of a movement, a moment, that helped change your life or someone else’s. We all fear rejection from our family, faith and friends.
Once I kind of came to my senses and I saw things from the outside, and wasn’t so brainwashed, I realized—we can change. Even though I would never want to go back to the church, I feel bad for little Timmy or little Susie, who’s a lesbian and theoretically wants to stay there because she likes the community. And it’s also bad that we’re worrying about our careers.
Then I had a spiritual experience that said, it’s time for you to leave. I just think it’s very funny that [Romney] was the governor of one of the first states that actually had same-sex marriage accepted, and yet now denies that he believes in that. I saw the documentary [ was Travis Wall, who has a new reality show on Oxygen.
It was the most divine, true, soul-searching experience that I’ve ever felt. He’s gay, too, and was pretty open about it back then. He was my first crush after I came back from my mission, actually.
line-up since last season and has taken her act to Las Vegas, where a source told Celebuzz she’s single and ready to mingle – with a famous musician! “She broke up with her long-term a few months ago.” Schwimmer, 24, had been dating choreographer and dancer D. Guthrie – and now has a thing for the lead singer of The All-American Rejects Tyson Ritter.
On Monday, actress Courteney Cox, who played Monica on the beloved sitcom, and husband David Arquette announced that they had separated."We remain best friends and responsible parents to our daughter and we still love each other deeply.As we go though this process we are determined to use kindness and understanding to get through this together." They added, according to People magazine, "We are comfortable with the boundaries that we have established for each other during this separation and we hope that our friends, family, fans and the media also show us respect, dignity, understanding and love at this time as well." The couple met on the set of "Scream" in 1996 and married three years later. Schwimmer's rep confirmed to the magazine that he and Buckman secretly tied the knot four months ago.Ironically, and I feel like it’s kind of a beautiful thing, but two days after the podcast came out, I got a call from my agent, auditioned for a movie and I got the role—as a straight, misogynistic, asshole man. 11, 2010, they have been separated for some time but said they remain committed parents and "best friends." The actors released a joint statement announcing what they are calling a trial separation.Cleo looked precious while clinging onto her parents before they made their way inside the event.David and Zoe, who welcomed Cleo in May 2011, reside in New York City and have remained mostly out of the spotlight since David finishing filming Friends in 2004.(It’s considered tremendous progress that gay members are welcome—but only if they remain celibate, abstaining from all same-sex behavior.) Schwimmer, 28, called—while naked in a bathtub—on Skype from Vancouver, where he’s filming a new movie and trying to keep up with the response to a recent confessional video interviews he created with Mormon Stories, a group that expands the faith’s tradition of “giving testimony” to include voices of dissent that are questioning church doctrine. I’ve experienced love in non-sexual gay relationships, prior to leaving the church, and love is wonderful.Here, he opens up about the reaction to that interview from “the ‘outside’ world,” what he thinks of Mitt Romney, and reveals the Mormon church’s little-known policy change that finally broke his faith. Benji Schwimmer: I was a true blue, believing, serving, active Mormon and member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. You get home from your mission, and the next real mission is to get married and have kids and serve in the church until you die. But three buddies of mine had killed themselves in the last couple of months, and that was a catalyst for me.David Schwimmer stepped out with his gorgeous family on Sunday while attending the 12th annual John Varvatos Stuart House Benefit in West Hollywood.David, who married Zoe Buckman in 2010, cuddled up with his wife and their daughter, Cleo, while posing for photos on the red carpet.