Was anthony perkins a homosexual
Anthony Perkins (April 4, – September 12, ) was an American actor and singer. . According to the posthumous biography Split Image by Charles Winecoff, he had exclusively same-sex relationships until his late 30s, including with. For two years Anthony Perkins and his wife, Berry Berenson, kept silent the fact that many homosexuals work in film, the entertainment world. ”Of course we'd heard he'd married,” says Don Bachardy, a longtime gay friend of actor Tony Perkins. ”I thought that was just awfully odd. Sep 16, · For two years Anthony Perkins and his wife, Berry Berenson, kept silent that the actor was dying of AIDS. "He simply never wanted anyone to Author: Bernard Weinraub. Sep 21, · Anthony Perkins was an actor who had affairs with A-list male celebrities: Rock Hudson, Tab Hunter, Troy Donahue, Rudolf Nureyev, Paul Newman, Leonard Bernstein, James Dean, and Stephen Sondheim. The one that lasted, however, was with dancer/choreographer Grover Dale, with whom Perkins had a six-year relationship before his marriage to photographer Berry Berenson, Author: Terry. Jun 06, · It was not until a decade later, when I was caught up in the post-Stonewall gay liberation effervescence and able to begin accepting that my orientation was (that dreaded word) homosexual that I finally realized what had drawn me as a youngster to the charismatic actor — Tony Perkins was as queer as a the proverbial three-dollar bill.