YouTube star Shane Dawson on Tuesday came out bisexual.

The 25-year-old Dawson made the announcement in a nearly 15-minute video titled I'm Bisexual.

“I'm making this video because I feel like it can help a lot of people,” Dawson told viewers. “I am bisexual.”

“I just like both genders, and I don't want to feel bad about that.”

“I feel like a lot of you might be confused and scared and [are] not talking about it. I'm here for you,” he added. (The video is embedded on this page. Visit our video library for more videos.)

The video has been viewed more than 867,000 times as of Tuesday night.

Dawson's main YouTube channel, Shane Dawson TV, has nearly 7 million subscribers. His comedy videos feature recurring characters, impersonations of celebrities and politicians such as Paris Hilton and Sarah Palin, and spoofs of music videos and popular television shows.