The handsome werewolf from the twilight series was recently seen on the cover page of People’s magazine along with a headline “out and proud”. The issue which is dated Jan 7 is being widely circulated all over the internet claiming that Lautner is a gay. Spokesperson from the magazine has however denied the report and has claimed that that the cover page and the photograph is a fine example of Photoshop tricks, which has been used to generate negative publicity against the Twilight star.
People magazine representatives, claimed that there are enough evidence to prove the cover fake. The magazine is usually published on Monday’s, however the date mentioned on the cover is a Saturday. The other stories covered in the Taylor Lautner issue regarding Brad Pitt and Carnie Wilson dates back to 2006.
Like many people Russell Simmons also believed in the news and congratulated Taylor on Twitter about his new found identity. On learning about the hoax he later expressed his disappointment saying that it is unfortunate, that people would joke about someone’s sexuality. He urged the public to let the actor be himself.
According the hoax magazine Taylor is quoted saying that he is feeling liberated and free than ever before, after making this confession to the world. Taylor Lautner on the other hand has rubbished all such reports on his Twitter page and has urged his fans to refrain from believing in any such reports.
Taylor Lautner, who is known for his dancing and karate skills, started his career as guest artist in television shows namely My Wife and Kids, The Bernie Mac Show and Summerland. He later did voice over job for TV commercials as well as in many animated series. He later went on to act in many television series and movies like Cheaper by the Dozen 2, which failed to give him any significant foothold as an actor. He shot to fame as “Jacob Black” in the Twilight series in 2007. Since then he has appeared in four twilight movies till date.