Gay — lesbian, bi, and trans — is gold! At least if you're talking about those statues handed out by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences every spring. Of course, this rule also does not apply to out actors, who, as Ian McKellen noted last year, have never taken home acting's top prize.
It's 2017 — and while the Academy has overcome #OscarsSoWhite at present, there are still no LGBT actors nominated this year. #OscarsSoStraight? Regardless, here are 50 hetero actors and actresses who received Oscar nominations for playing LGBT characters.