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Brandon Flynn (part 4)

Continue discussing the actor of 13 Reasons Why fame who is currently on Ryan Murphy's Netflix show Ratched.

His list of ex-boyfriends include Richard Madden, Sam Smith and Miles Heizer.

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by Anonymousreply 14010/16/2020

dam he look sexy....better than ever.

by Anonymousreply 109/19/2020

His new show is number one worldwide. Petty bitches are jealous.

by Anonymousreply 209/20/2020

The worship for him is odd. He really isn’t that good looking.

by Anonymousreply 309/20/2020

I hate his hair so much. What the hell is that supposed to be? A straw mushroom lewk?

by Anonymousreply 409/20/2020

he seemed thicker in the shoulders and not a skinny twink as he looks in photos. i liked that.

by Anonymousreply 509/20/2020

R5 are you getting that feeling because he doesn’t have any arms maybe!

by Anonymousreply 609/20/2020

lol. he seemed more manly than his pics.

by Anonymousreply 709/20/2020

also, the first thing i've watched him in. ok, but not a lot of screen time. but stone was his momma. now, that is something.

by Anonymousreply 809/20/2020

He’s so handsome.

by Anonymousreply 909/21/2020

Brandon liked Connor Jessup's recent IG post

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by Anonymousreply 1009/21/2020

What’s really going on with Brandon? His latest video on Instagram sounds like he is doing one of those AA steps where he needs to reach out. He needs to come clean. Is he still in rehab? Did Richard dump him for Froysito? What?

by Anonymousreply 1109/21/2020

Brandon does the dumping. Just ask Sam Smith.

by Anonymousreply 1209/21/2020

R11 Not according to Madden’s fan girls.

by Anonymousreply 1309/22/2020

Who cares about fangirls? At least DL isn't invested in Madden's "goodness." The fuck.

by Anonymousreply 1409/22/2020

Brandon was dumped. There is no need to spin something that is obvious to everyone else. What we want to know is what happened. Is Brandon still in rehab? He acts like he is going through the steps.

by Anonymousreply 1509/22/2020

Froy is liking some worrying emoesque tweets. How long before Froylan joins Brandon at Promises?

by Anonymousreply 1609/22/2020

R15 If Brandon was dumped, why is Richard’s fan girls claiming Brandon did the dumping?

by Anonymousreply 1709/22/2020

[quote] why is Richard’s fan girls claiming

You answered your own post.

by Anonymousreply 1809/22/2020

Of all the ridiculous things on 'Ratched,' his character was the absolute most ridiculous thing, by a fucking mile.

by Anonymousreply 1909/22/2020

Was he the only gay man in the cast? I can’t tell those twins apart so I wasn’t sure if it was the gay one or not?

by Anonymousreply 2009/22/2020

R20 Charlie is the one who is working with Murphy, so no, he was not the only gay actor

by Anonymousreply 2109/23/2020

R16 hmmm...let’s just say if I was a Madden fan I wouldn’t get too attached to Froy.

by Anonymousreply 2209/23/2020

Sam Smith?

That's an ex-theyfriend.

by Anonymousreply 2309/23/2020

What emo tweet did Froy like?

by Anonymousreply 2409/23/2020

Go ask in the froytard thread.

by Anonymousreply 2509/23/2020

Where is the latest Froytard thread?

by Anonymousreply 2609/23/2020

that thread is dead and paywalled

by Anonymousreply 2709/23/2020

Does Brandon have good chemistry with Sharon Stone? Is his storyline a rethread of Dandy from AHS Freakshow?

by Anonymousreply 2809/23/2020

Froy wants to disappear forever without letting anyone know? LoL Forget about it kiddo. He better get used to life in the UK. Cooking Scottish food, cleaning the house, and doing Richard’s laundry. This is what awaited Brandon.

by Anonymousreply 2909/23/2020

Y'all love to push this put upon narrative to Richard's twinks. He pumps them and dumps them. He doesn't turn his hoes into housewives.

by Anonymousreply 3009/23/2020

Brandon has Sharon’s personal number. Lucky bastard.

by Anonymousreply 3109/23/2020

R29, is that a reference to the emo tweet that he like?

by Anonymousreply 3209/23/2020

R30 Things are different this time. Brandon was an openly gay actor on a very popular show, Froy is closeted and he is not working.

Froy is way more comfortable and adaptable to what Richard wants on a relationship with a guy.

I doubt Richard will "date" a woman anytime soon, that will open the door for a lot of uncomfortable questions

by Anonymousreply 3309/24/2020

Richard is lucky to have Froy. Not many people would be comfortable with how he’s being treated. Richard has zero issue posing with friends on his ig but Froy is nowhere to be seen. Richard still hasn’t followed any of Froys friends or family. Froy has almost completely stopped posting on SM and recently liked a tweet saying that he would like to disappear completely. Doesn’t sound like normal feelings to be having when you’re in a happy relationship. The pap pics also looked bad, Richard walking with a mask on while Froy trailed behind him without a mask carrying a bin liner. Froy looked like his bitch boy and Richard looked like he was wearing his mask to disguise himself. I’m delighted Brandon is no longer with Richard. He’s out and happy.

by Anonymousreply 3409/24/2020

Do some of you realize that Froy has just come out on the world stage? Sure there's "deniability" (he has made no comment) but if you took a look at his IG comments when the first report came out, well, it's clear that he's now perceived as a gay man. As a teen pinup pursuing a career in Hollywood, this is likely a scary time for him. He has more eyes on him than he's ever had and they're not all adoring.

by Anonymousreply 3509/24/2020

Brandon seems a little off in those short vids he's been posting. And the way he was talking about Nurse Ratched as if she's a world renowned character. Even in 1976 she wasn't.

by Anonymousreply 3609/24/2020

R35 what comments? How has come out?

by Anonymousreply 3709/24/2020

R36 Ratchet appears in all list of greatest villains on films. It's a very well known character of a very well known film

by Anonymousreply 3809/24/2020

Not to Brandon's generation.

by Anonymousreply 3909/24/2020

R39 who cares if no one has heard of her. It hasn’t stopped the show being huge hit for Netflix.

by Anonymousreply 4009/24/2020

Eternals is push back to November 2021 so more time with Froy.

by Anonymousreply 4109/24/2020

What about "Cruel Summer"?

by Anonymousreply 4209/24/2020

R41 if they’re still together by November 2021 I would like to think Richard will have acknowledged Froy as his boyfriend. I can’t see Froy staying publicly closeted for that long. I think the boy is itching to come out. Richard will move on to the next closeted twink.

by Anonymousreply 4309/24/2020

But Froy was publicly closeted before banging Madden. Froy never claimed Hunter. Why do some of you like to ignore that fact?

by Anonymousreply 4409/24/2020

Froy claimed hunter by posting then together on his Instagram. He was never shy about posting Hunter. But now, Froy is MIA from all his SM accounts. It’s like he disappeared from everything.

by Anonymousreply 4509/24/2020

When is Citadel filming?

by Anonymousreply 4609/24/2020

Froy had already curtailed his posts since last summer, basically.

by Anonymousreply 4709/24/2020

But not like this year. He’s basically MIA. Poor Froy. Madden chains him up to the radiator and takes his phone away when he leaves Froy to party with his faghag and eldergay bffs.

by Anonymousreply 4809/24/2020

But you can't compare love in a time of Corona to last year or the last five years, or the noughties.

by Anonymousreply 4909/24/2020

Do you really believe Froy wasn't there with Lily James, Dominic Thingy and Gemma Chan?

by Anonymousreply 5009/24/2020

R50 he was there but that’s the sad thing about the situation, it he couldn’t post about it or be tagged. While Richard could show off on SM, Froy couldn’t show that he was with him. He only could post a picture of a rabbit and rooftops so it’s not like he wasn’t on ig.

by Anonymousreply 5109/24/2020

But Froy, like Richard, knows the power of a headline/story. Madden rationed his pap walks with Brandon such that they promoted his projects (e.g. the opening weekend of "Rocketman", the live onstage announcement of his casting in "Eternals"). Froy is not a novice. He knows about the publicity game too.

by Anonymousreply 5209/24/2020

R52 I don’t think Froy really thinks about headlines. When it comes to headlines and controlling the narrative that is Richards team. I doubt Froy has a PR team. Froy has never been any interest to tabloids.

by Anonymousreply 5309/24/2020

Froy has a management team. The idea that Froy has just been out here "living his life" is a false narrative. Take his music: If it's so personal, why did he not use male pronouns and why did he cast a female love interest in his "Crash" video? Froy has been playing the same game of omission as Richard has. They are birds of a feather.

by Anonymousreply 5409/24/2020

Remember Brandon, the subject of the thread ?

He ditched the blond hair :

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by Anonymousreply 5509/24/2020

R146,according to Priyanka they hope to film it next year in Europe.

by Anonymousreply 5609/24/2020

Looking languid. Is that a film set?

by Anonymousreply 5709/24/2020

It's a BLM protest in LA.

by Anonymousreply 5809/24/2020

Y’all need to move your Madden/Froy chattered back to their threads. You nearly gave me a heart attack when I saw all the new messages, I thought something bad had happen to our boy Flynn.

by Anonymousreply 5909/24/2020

Something bad has happened. He joined Ryan Murphy's troupe.

by Anonymousreply 6009/24/2020

I wonder if he will be in Ratched season two ?

After all, his character is supposed to be institutionalized.

by Anonymousreply 6109/24/2020

R60 That's not bad at all. That means work and that's exactly what he needs right now. A lot of actors fade away after being on a hit teen show, he needs to keep working and fortunately Murphy likes to work with the same actors again and again

by Anonymousreply 6209/24/2020

R62 I agree. Steady work for an out gay actor is fantastic. I bet a lot of young actors would give their right arm to work with Murphy.

by Anonymousreply 6309/24/2020

Most don't escape Murphy's clutches, though. It's like being a Tyler Perry actor.

by Anonymousreply 6409/24/2020

Looks like gay German actor Jo Weil started following Brandon.

by Anonymousreply 6509/24/2020

Instagram has made Grindr damn near obsolete.

by Anonymousreply 6609/24/2020

R64 No, it's not. Not at all.

Murphy's shows get attention and sometimes even awards.

Nothing prevents you from gettin other roles in between seasons

by Anonymousreply 6709/24/2020

What has Evan Peters done worthwhile in between seasons? Playing Helen Reddy's husband?

by Anonymousreply 6809/24/2020

R68 That doesn't mean other's can't do different

by Anonymousreply 6909/24/2020

Brandon’s new show is number one for Netflix globally.

by Anonymousreply 7009/24/2020

He only appeared in 4 eps hopefully he will be in s2 .

by Anonymousreply 7109/24/2020

No, hopefully he gets a better gig.

by Anonymousreply 7209/24/2020

The show has 8 episodes. Appearing on half of them isn’t something to cry about. The show is number 1 worldwide for Netflix.

by Anonymousreply 7309/25/2020

So Brandon has the # 1 Netflix show around the world while Richard’s movie got delayed to 2021.

by Anonymousreply 7409/27/2020

Brandon is in a hit show around the world and has got the respect of his industry peers while Richard is a laughing stock due to his closeted behavior and dating uncomfortably young partners.

by Anonymousreply 7509/28/2020

R75 Let's be clear, Richard's behaviour is totally encouraged by the industry. They like their gay actors closeted, and some of the worst promoting that behaviour are gay directors and producers

by Anonymousreply 7609/28/2020

R76 not anymore. Times are changing.

by Anonymousreply 7709/28/2020

Looks like Froy will be promoting his horror movie soon...

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by Anonymousreply 7809/28/2020

[Quote] not anymore. Times are changing.

Nonsense. The poster above is referring to the system. The system has not changed.

by Anonymousreply 7909/28/2020

R77 The only thing that changed is that a coming out is not the end of the road for an actor, but it's pretty clear (at least on films, on tv and theatre it's way less problematic) that the tactics of the industry are exactly the same and bearding is clearly encouraged for young (and not so young) gay actors

by Anonymousreply 8009/28/2020

Augustus Prew's career was on the up and up. He got his own series on CBS, "Pure Genius" (co-starring DL fave Dermot Mulroney), while also booking the "Prison Break" reboot. He came out, even bringing his fiance (now husband) to the upfronts. Since coming out, he's only been able to book lead roles in gay indies. He's currently playing someone's gay assistant on that Reese Witherspoon / Jennifer Aniston show. Out actors are still sidelined.

by Anonymousreply 8109/28/2020

R81 Acting has it's ups and downs, there are a lot of straight actors who dissapear after being on a hit show.

And of course, there are plenty gay actors whose careers stayed the same after the coming out.

And it's not the same coming out now than it was coming out 10 years ago

by Anonymousreply 8209/28/2020

Your platitudes are cute but I'll take the experiences of people who've actually lived it.

by Anonymousreply 8309/28/2020

R83 So you basically use one example when there are a lot of examples of the opposite.

Sorry, but that sounds like a excuse to justify bearding and that's extremely pathetic

by Anonymousreply 8409/28/2020

Jesus, read Boomer's take on it.

by Anonymousreply 8509/28/2020

[Quote] So you basically use one example when there are a lot of examples of the opposite.

[Quote] Sorry, but that sounds like a excuse to justify bearding and that's extremely pathetic

Give us lots of examples. Who mentioned beards?

by Anonymousreply 8609/28/2020

R85 Yes, he lost some jobs but his career didn't tank, he is getting jobs without problem, he is working the same.

And in his case, the pressures were before coming out, he lost the Superman role before coming out because they knew he was gay

by Anonymousreply 8709/28/2020

R86 Almost all actors who came out in the last five years keep working the same they work before coming out

by Anonymousreply 8809/28/2020

He's not working the same. Jared Padelecki walks straight (no pun intended) from "Supernatural" to another basic show, "Walker Texas Ranger." Bomer hasn't had a similar fraubait vehicle since "White Collar." Where are Bomer's rom-coms? He's perfect for that kind of bland shit.

by Anonymousreply 8909/28/2020

[Quote] Almost all actors who came out in the last five years keep working the same they work before coming out

Name some so we can examine their careers.

by Anonymousreply 9009/28/2020

Chalie Carver, Ben Platt even Matt Boomer had the same career he had before

by Anonymousreply 9109/28/2020

This is like those republican actos who claim that coming out as republican kept them out of work when they didn't work in years.

If you are someone they are considering for leading roles (specially in action movies or rom coms) coming out is going to affect your career (at least in the short time), but if you have a good reputation you career simply goes on as it was before

by Anonymousreply 9209/28/2020

Ben Platt?! Has Ben Platt even been in competition for roles? He's had work created FOR him since DEH - and on screen, that's been courtesy of Ryan Murphy. Platt is a terrible example.

by Anonymousreply 9309/28/2020

Anyway, this discussion happens everytime, and it has nothing to do with Brandon. If coming out will affect his career is to be seen. The truth is most actors on a teen hit show suffer after the role that makes them famous

by Anonymousreply 9409/28/2020

What career does Charlie Carver have?

by Anonymousreply 9509/28/2020

He is working exactly the same he was working before coming out

by Anonymousreply 9609/28/2020

And like Brandon he is in the same number 1 show on Netflix right now

by Anonymousreply 9709/28/2020

I’m glad Brandon quickly attached himself to Ryan Murphy. If it wasnt for him and Greg Berlanti openly gay actors would be out of a job.

by Anonymousreply 9809/28/2020

R98 There are a lot of openly gay actors working in television.

Films are a totally different story

by Anonymousreply 9909/28/2020

We're not talking about the Alec Mapas of the world...

by Anonymousreply 10009/28/2020

[Quote] And like Brandon he is in the same number 1 show on Netflix right now

Does Ryan Murphy have anything to do with that show?

by Anonymousreply 10109/28/2020

R101 Yes, and probably he needed this success given his last shows weren't that successful at all

by Anonymousreply 10209/28/2020

So some people on this forum think if Madden admitted he was dating Froy his career would tank? Have more faith in the man you stan! It’s crazies like you guys that are encouraging him to be closeted. Why are you always are giving him a pass? Visibility is important. I prefer my gay actors to be out and proud and not peddling this “roommate” crap.

by Anonymousreply 10309/28/2020

Richard Madden has been plenty visible, dear.

by Anonymousreply 10409/28/2020

r87, read your last sentence.

by Anonymousreply 10509/28/2020

R103 Richard career wouldn't tank but some of the roles he obviously wants they'll be for another actor (anyway, he is not going to get the Bond role no matter what).

On tv and of course theatre an actor can be openly gay and get lead roles, on films the story is very different. An openly gay actor can get good character roles but not a lead role on a big budget film.

Of course most actors, no matter if they are gay or straight are not lead man material on big budget films anyway

by Anonymousreply 10609/28/2020

R105 And that totally explains why he had nothing to lose coming out, because he was losing those roles anyway

by Anonymousreply 10709/28/2020

If you're losing roles because of behind the scenes chatter, you're hardly going to feel empowered to come out and add public chatter to "the noise." But you can't understand that because your work likely doesn't hinge on public opinion (and not just opinion of your ability but perception of your sexuality, fuckability etc.).

by Anonymousreply 10809/28/2020

R108 He’s in the wrong business if he’s paranoid of the gay chatter surrounding him. If he doesn’t want to be famous he could walk into a local theatre and act his little heart out there. If he doesn’t feel empowered to come out that’s his problem, not Hollywood because the tide is turning and there are gay actors working away.

by Anonymousreply 10909/28/2020

There have always been gay actors working. You keep posting that like it's a "checkmate."

by Anonymousreply 11009/28/2020

Ugh, you did it again DL, another morning seeing a jump of 45 posts on the Brandon thread and my thoughts of something exciting! (or awful) has happen to our boy Brandon, but then no. Chatter, and much of it completely unrelated. Do better DL!

by Anonymousreply 11109/28/2020

[Quote] Do better DL!

It ain't gonna happen. DL wasn't interested in Brandon or Madden, or even Froy, as individuals. "It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Ever Gonna Be."

by Anonymousreply 11209/28/2020

R112 That should be added to the banner as a new DL motto.

by Anonymousreply 11309/28/2020

The lead of Ratched wants scenes with Brandon. I guess he is confirmed for season 2.

by Anonymousreply 11409/28/2020

Whoever pointed out that it ends with Brandon’s character being institutionalized makes a lot of sense that it is a clue for his return meeting with Racheted in another like minded setting. That would also justify, both for Murphy and Brandon, the hire for what is otherwise a cameo part knowing that the second season was locked in and that his character would develop further in season two. It may also explain the monkey too, which to me was just an over the top throw away eccentric detail. Perhaps he somehow insists that despite the monkey getting the inheritance, he should still be the one to look after him and he becomes his service animal and evil accomplice since he has no hands.

by Anonymousreply 11509/28/2020

[quote] Nonsense. The poster above is referring to the system. The system has not changed.

Take your meds, granpda, this isn't the 1940s anymore and Rock Hudson is dead. The industry has absolutely changed. Love Simon had 4 openly gay actors in it.

by Anonymousreply 11609/28/2020

[Quote] Love Simon had 4 openly gay actors in it.

And a lead who they made sure to let us know is straight in real life. See also: The TV adaptation "Love, Victor."

by Anonymousreply 11709/28/2020

R116 Did Miles Heizer finally come out as gay?

by Anonymousreply 11809/28/2020

His boyfriend came out for him.

by Anonymousreply 11909/28/2020

R119 He can't be called "an openly gay actor" if he hasn't explicitly come out as gay. His boyfriend on the other hand is listed as a gay actor because he [italic]came out[/italic]. He 'outed' their relationship, but he can't come out for Miles. Miles is not openly gay.

by Anonymousreply 12009/28/2020

Sarcasm is lost in you.

by Anonymousreply 12109/28/2020

Yeah, and someone's watch is lost in you.

by Anonymousreply 12209/29/2020

Good, a stable threat with no 40 plus postings over night, all is well in Brandonville.

by Anonymousreply 12309/29/2020

R117 We are talking about a teen show.

Coming out at the beginning of your career is a totally different story. It's not the same to come out (even if you are young) when you have a good reputation and you showed that you can act, that made it on your first prominent role.

Anyway, Love, Victor had at least a couple of gay actors, but not on the main roles

by Anonymousreply 12409/29/2020

Yes, out actors can work but if they wants leads...

by Anonymousreply 12509/29/2020

Brandon would go crawling back to Richard with only one phone call

by Anonymousreply 12609/29/2020

Brandon on Richard

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by Anonymousreply 12709/29/2020

Why are a majority of link boxes grey in DL anymore? It really dampens the experience being here, is an unflattering look and frankly a bother to click on?

by Anonymousreply 12809/29/2020

I think Muriel is saving bandwidth.

by Anonymousreply 12909/29/2020

Brandon is out of control because of what Richard did to him. He’ll hit skid road one of these days

by Anonymousreply 13009/29/2020

Brandon jumped on Madden's dick when it was fresh from Bamber's pussy. He got what he deserved.

by Anonymousreply 13109/29/2020

R130 It’s Skid Row, and isn’t it one of the hot up and coming gentrified LA neighborhoods? Brandon would probably be smart to invest in real estate there while it’s affordable.

by Anonymousreply 13209/29/2020

He had to bow down (yes) and give a literal blood oath to me and the Master. As they all must do.

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by Anonymousreply 13309/29/2020

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by Anonymousreply 13410/02/2020

Cute. Happy birthday Brandon!

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by Anonymousreply 13510/12/2020

This is a very unflattering still.

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by Anonymousreply 13710/12/2020

Ross Butler had recently posted something which I think he later deleted that seems to have gotten an excited response from Brandon in the comments section.

by Anonymousreply 13810/12/2020

[Quote] Ross Butler had recently posted something which I think he later deleted that seems to have gotten an excited response from Brandon in the comments section.

Why do some of y'all talk around things? Details, please.

by Anonymousreply 13910/12/2020
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