While it’s always great when anyone comes out, the news that Flagg is gay was greeted mostly with shrugs, probably for a variety of reasons. with boyfriend Colton Thorn a number of times at public events where their attendance as a couple was reported, and he specifically introduced Thorn as his boyfriend during one interview available on You Tube since last year (as opposed to some Hollywood stars living in the glass closet who have never made any public acknowledgment of their same-sex partner and decline to answer the question when asked).
For starters, Flagg wasn’t exactly in the closet except on . For another thing, gay visibility on television is drastically improved over what it was five years ago, so the news that a minor reality star is gay isn’t exactly earth-shattering. The show teased Flagg’s coming out as a somewhat momentous decision being driven by the fact that the 25-year-old was writing his memoir (that coincidentally came out just this week).
Many people knew, many had no idea.” Asked how being out on the show will affect his relationship with Hildebrand who “…beat [Flagg] to the punch in coming out,” a defensive Flagg says, “Madison did not beat me to the punch. I took a different approach, a more subtle approach, and I kind of like the way Bravo did it …
Madison just decided to come out on national television before I did, but as far as I know, I was out to the people I wanted to be out to well before Madison was.
“Very seldom do couples share what Bobby and I share." Flagg went on to reveal that their partnership had been made complete by their genuine friendship.
"We are most importantly best friends,” he explained.
He is the son of Michael and Cindy (Platt) Flagg of Los Angeles.
He is the grandson of philanthropist, electronics industry executive and Jewish leader Herman Platt and great-grandson of Benjamin Platt, founder and owner of the nationwide Platt Music Corporation chain of stores.
I am very glad I did things the way I did because I feel I eased people into it and I made people comfortable with ME, and then kind of just dropped the fact that I like guys instead of girls.
In 2003, Flagg left Brentwood, and attended Beverly Hills High School, where he graduated the following year.
when he started making residential sales in high end neighborhoods such as Beverly Hills and the Sunset Strip.
Flagg explained during the currently airing season that he and Boyd have known one another for a while, but when it came to getting romantic, that didn't happen until earlier this year While Josh Flagg is 100 percent sure that he wants to marry Boyd, they haven't yet tied the knot -- at least not publicly.
As for the possibility of an on-camera ceremony as Josh Altman and his now-wife Heather Bilyeu had earlier this season, anything is possible but nothing has been confirmed quite yet.