American pair skater Matt Evers who is also a model and TV personality is openly gay. The skate professional revealed about his sexual orientation on 4th January 2018.
Has Evers opened up about having a boyfriend along with the announcement? Let's find that out and also the details about his past relationship with some of his female pals.
Matt Evers Is Openly Gay
American skate professional Matt Evers who paired with Great British Bake Off winner Candice Brown in 2018 on Dancing on Ice is openly gay. Evers revealed about his sexual orientation in January 2018.
Talking to Attitude magazine, the 41-year-old pair skater disclosed that he started questioning his sexual orientation after his uncle pa s sed away 20 years ago due to AIDS.
Matt Evers,41, opened up about being gay, Source: Alchetron
"He was part of the original San Francisco and New York Fire Island crowd back in the 70s and 80s. I didn't know I was gay at the time, but when he was dying it hit me really hard that he didn't know the love of his mum, my grandmother."
"They were strict Catholics at the tip of the Bible belt. I wasn't aware of why his pa s sing and the thought of him never being accepted by his own family hurt me so much until I realised I was gay. It's scary, the difference between generations."
Evers also revealed that his uncle was "banished" from the family after his revelation about being gay due to his conservative family beliefs.
Matt Evers' Dating life: Current and Past Affairs
Currently, Evers has not confirmed anyone as his boyfriend and also hasn't given any hint of dating anyone. He has been spotted with many of his guy friends on his Instagram account. However, he has never mentioned anyone as his boyfriend. We can a s sume that Evers is possibly single. Probably he is in search of a perfect partner.
Though the skate professional came out openly gay in early 2018, he was previously dated many of his female companions.
Pamela Anderson and Matt Evers dated in 2013, Source: Pinterest
In 2013, Evers was romantically linked to Baywatch star Pamela Anderson. As per sources, the pair started dating after being eliminated from the dance reality show Dancing on Ice in January 2013.
The source said at the time:
"Matt is moping around like a love-sick puppy while Pammy keeps rea s suring him how much she feels for him. They cannot wait to see each other again,"
The source added:
"No one imagined they would get together but after spending more and more time together away from the rink, things started to progress. Matt stayed with Pamela at her house in Malibu shortly before Christmas and they also went out for a couple of dinners in LA,"
Moreover, Evers was also married to a woman, however, hasn't revealed any further details about his former wife.
Matt Evers: Quick Facts
- Evers was born Matthew Evers on 16th March 1976 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States.
- His birth sign is Pisces.
- He is the winner of Junior pair U.S. Championships in 1998 along with his partner Heather Allebach.
- He also appeared in a movie Blades of Glory in 2007.
- Evers' London stage debut was at The Waterloo East Theatre in 2012.
- He has been a part of the dance reality show Dancing on Ice since 2006.
- Evers alongside with his celebrity partner Suzanne Shaw won Dancing on Ice in 2008.