Actress Raven-Symone Christina Pearman, known simply as
Raven-Symone or Raven, has come out lesbian in cheering for recent
gay marriage wins.
“I can finally get married! Yay government! So proud of you,”
she tweeted on Friday to her more than 469,000 followers.
Raven-Symone, who is best known for her roles on NBC's The
Cosby Show and Disney Channel's That's So Raven, was
likely referring to the start of marriage laws in Minnesota and Rhode
However, the 27-year-old actress denied she is getting hitched.
“I am very happy gay marriage is opening up around the country
and is being accepted,” Raven-Symone told Gossip
Cop. “I was excited to hear today that more states legalized
gay marriage. I, however, am not currently getting married, but it
is great to know I can now, should I wish to.”
In 2012, Raven-Symone addressed speculation about her sexuality:
“My sexual orientation is mine, and the person I'm dating to know.
I'm not one for a public display of my life … However that is my
right as a HUMAN BEing whether straight or gay. To tell or not to
tell. As long as I'm not harming anyone.”