Superman scrutinised for being gay | india | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Jan 22, 2017-Sunday
New Delhi
  • Humidity
  • Wind

Superman scrutinised for being gay

india Updated: Jul 11, 2006 12:33 IST
Highlight Story

Comic book hero Superman has come under scrutiny from gay campaigners who claim he is homosexual.

According to, the gay magazine Advocate is calling for Superman to reveal that he is gay in an issue titled "How gay is Superman?"

The issue has sparked a lot of discussions. Gay fans point out Superman's skin-tight suit and hands-on-hips stance as sure signs. They are asking film bosses to add Superman's sexual tendencies to plot lines.

The new Superman actor Brandon Routh was voted the year's most exciting homosexual icon.