Born May 16, 1994 in Greenville, Kentucky, Miles Heizer is an American actor best known for his appearance in Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why and the 2018 film Love, Simon. Miles has played several LGBTQ characters throughout his career. That’s why many of his fans are curious if Miles Heizer is actually gay!
Is Miles Heizer gay?
In Netflix’s drama series 13 Reasons Why, it was revealed that Miles’ character Alex Standall was a queer who was in a relationship with Charlie. While the show turned out to be a major cultural phenomenon, it was only natural that fans started to take an interest in the actors’ real lives. Many fans have long speculated that Miles Heizer is gay. And all these claims are true as the actor is in fact gay. The 27-year-old actor came out at the age of 19.
Miles Heizer is dating Connor Jessup!
Heizer is quite open about his love life, despite keeping things a secret. Fans can’t get enough of the actor’s budding romance with Connor Jessup, whom he’s been dating for nearly two years. Last year on Valentine’s Day, the couple announced their love in an endearing Instagram post on Connor’s account. “I’m late, but I love you. You’re good, you make me better.” Fortunately, since Connor is also an actor, the two have a lot in common. Jessup has appeared in a number of movies and TV shows, including American Crime and Falling Skies.
Miles Heizer made his film debut in 2005 in the third season of CBS’ police procedural crime drama “CSI: Miami.” He played a young boy named Joey Everton on the show. The following year, Miles appeared in the short film Paramedic. Meanwhile, he also guest-starred in the horror series Ghost Whisperer that same year. In 2007 Miles also appeared on Shark. Around the same time, Heizer also played small roles in Bones and Private Practice.
Heizer also appeared in the medical drama series ER in 2007. He starred in the short film “Loon” in 2008. In 2008, he guest starred on CBS’s “Cold Case.” Between 2012 and 2017, he starred in three short films: ‘The Arm’, ‘The Red Thunder’ and ‘Home Movies’, in which he played various roles. But arguably the biggest leap in Miles’ career came in 2017 when he was cast in Selene Gomez’s produced Netflix teen drama series 13 Reason Why. In the series, Miles played the role of Alex Standall, Jessica’s ex-boyfriend and Hanna’s boyfriend.
In addition to shows, Miles has also appeared in several films, such as 2007’s ‘Rails & Ties’. He played Josh in William H. Macy’s musical comedy-drama ‘Rudderless’ in 2014. In the biographical drama ‘The Stanford Prison Experiment’, he played Marshall Lovett a year later. In the biographical drama film ‘Memoria’ (2015), Heizer appeared alongside Sam Dillon, Thomas Mann and James Franco, and in the action-adventure ‘Crime’.
Miles appeared alongside Emma Roberts, Dave Franco and Emily Meade (2016). He had the opportunity to work with Oscar winner Denzel Washington in the crime drama ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’ 2017’s “Love, Simon,” a 2018 romantic comedy-drama, was his most recent film appearance. Cal Price, one of the titular character’s classmates, was played by him.
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