Are 'Sesame Street' Characters Bert & Ernie Gay? - gay sesame street character


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Sesame Street muppets Bert and Ernie are live-in lovers, and they're about to get married. It has long been whispered that Sesame Street’s Bert and Ernie are gay. At various times the rumor has.

Sep 18,  · In a new interview, 'Sesame Street' writer Mark Saltzman said that he's always thought of Bert and Ernie as a gay couple and explained that the characters are Author: Claire Spellberg.

“Sesame Street has a long commitment to multiculturalism and diversity,” said Sesame Workshop Director of Communications Bethany Millbright reading from a prepared statement. “So as you might imagine, adding a transgender character to our huge cast of diverse Muppets was a Chip Day.

Jun 26,  · The show’s official Twitter account displays an image of Sesame Street’s biggest celebrity character, Elmo, next to his multi-colored Muppet friends – a clear tribute to the "Gay Pride Author: Doug Mainwaring.