Dean Cain criticises Superman coming out as ‘bisexual’, says ‘they’re bandwagoning’

Earlier this week on National Coming Out Day, an annual LGBTQ+ consciousness day noticed on October 11, DC Comics unveiled the quilt of their new Superman: Son of Kal-El situation that revealed Superman popping out as ‘bisexual’. DC Comics new revelation was hailed by a number of netizens additionally many customers have been confused as to how may superman be bisexual when he was already in love with Lois Lane. However, DC Comics unveiled that Clark Kent and Lois Lane’s son  Superman Jon Kent was bisexual. Dean Cain, who’s finest identified for his position as Superman/Clark Kent within the TV show Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, slammed DC’s resolution to make Superman bisexual and stated that they have been simply ‘hopping on the bandwagon.’

As per Hollywood Reporter, in an interview with Fox & Friends on Tuesday, he criticised the approaching out of Superman as bisexual and stated that it wasn’t courageous or daring. Cain stated, “They stated it’s a daring new path, I say they’re bandwagoning. Robin simply got here out as bi — who’s actually shocked about that one? The new Captain America is homosexual. My daughter within the show Supergirl, the place I performed the daddy, was homosexual. So I don’t suppose it’s daring or courageous or some loopy new path. If that they had performed this 20 years in the past, maybe that will be daring or courageous.” 

He added, “Brave can be having him combating for the rights of homosexual individuals in Iran the place they’ll throw you off a constructing for the offence of being homosexual.” Cain additional defined that it will be nice if they might show Superman combating for refugees or combating for the rights of girls to attend college and far more. “There’s actual evil on this world in the present day, actual corruption and authorities overreach, loads of issues to battle towards. Human trafficking — actual and precise slavery occurring. … It’d be nice to sort out these points,” he concluded.

The November 9 situation Superman: Son of Kal-El will see Superman Jon Kent, the son of Clark Kent, revealing and accepting his renewed id as he will get romantically linked along with his faculty pal, reporter Jay Nakamura. The character wouldn’t solely create consciousness round LGBTQ+ rights however may also characterize a extra inclusive society for the LGBTQ+ group. 

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