GETTY Billy Crystal has clarified previous comments he made about gay sex on TV Sign up for FREE for the latest news from the world of showbiz SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The 66-year-old star sparked controversy after he claimed TV writers are “pushing it” when it comes to gay storylines, and that he feels uncomfortable seeing same-sex relationships shoved “in our face”. Speaking to an audience at a Television Critics Association over the weekend, Billy said: “Sometimes, it’s just pushing it a little too far for my taste and I’m not going to reveal to you which ones they are.” Despite playing one of network television’s first gay characters on comedy show Soap in the 1970s, the comic legend added: “I hope people don’t abuse it and shove it in our face… to the point where it feels like an everyday kind of thing.” ABC During the 1970’s Billy played a gay character called Jodie on a comedy show called ‘Soap’… Read full this story
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