The Talk's Sara Gilbert on
Tuesday weighed in on a pair of recent celebrity coming outs.
Actress Maria Bello discussed how she
explained her romantic relationship with another woman to her
12-year-old son in a The New York Times article.
“Mom, love is love, whatever you
are,” he told her in response.
Bello comes out lesbian.)
British Olympic diver Tom Daley told
viewers in a YouTube video that he's dating another man.
“Come spring this year, my life changed massively when I met
someone and it made me feel so happy, so safe and everything just
feels great,” Daley said. “And that someone is a guy.”
Daley added that he still “fancies”
Tom Daley says he's dating a man.)
Gilbert, who is engaged to marry singer
Linda Perry, discussed the implications of coming out for public
“I feel there's definitely pressure
if you're in the media, because I think then people know, 'Well it's
going to be in the tabloids, if I don't say it. Or if I go on a talk
show, somebody's going to ask me something.' So I definitely think
there's a pressure for somebody like that,” Gilbert said Tuesday on
the daytime talk show. (The video is embedded on this page. Visit
our video library for more videos.)