One day after Julie Chen dropped the shocking news that she underwent plastic surgery to enlarge her "Asian eyes" due to workplace racism, co-host Sara Gilbert dished on something she's been bottling up for some time. The 38-year-old actress revealed on air that she first realized she was gay while dating her former "Roseanne" co-star Johnny Galecki. If you want, I will be there, and I will hold your hand.' It was so sweet, and this story really makes Johnny look good." Gilbert has been engaged to girlfriend Linda Perry since earlier this year. When it comes to her exes, she admitted that she only wouldn’t talk to Shannen Doherty if she ran into her on the streets, because Doherty had a one-night-stand with her first husband.(born May 8, 1964) is an American actress and television director.Chow's, where the future spouses were more than happy to share their mutual affection in public.They looked really in love, really cute," the observer says. " A mother of two, Gilbert's previous husbands are Bo Brinkman (they divorced in 1992) and Bruce Boxleitner (their split was finalized in 2011)."I thought he was super cute and I had a total crush on him," Gilbert recalled of her '90s co-star. She has even appeared on his show, "The Big Bang Theory." Gilbert admitted she spoke with the 38-year-old actor before getting into personal details of their past together on national television.
The Little House on the Prairie star told an inquiring caller on Andy Cohen's Watch What Happens Live Bravo show that when she was "16, maybe, or 17," and living in Los Angeles, she used to date the actor formerly known as Tom Mapother."It was when he first moved to Los Angeles," she says of the star, who later changed his surname to Cruise.
"I eventually told him I thought it was about my sexuality, and he was super sweet about it." "I started dating a woman who was like 18 years older than I was, who was also in the public eye," she continued.
"It was something people could have found out about.
Gilbert began her career as a child actress in the late 1960s appearing in numerous commercials and guest starring roles on television.
From 1974 to 1984, she starred as Laura Ingalls Wilder on the NBC series Little House on the Prairie.
During the run of Little House, Gilbert appeared in several popular television films, including The Diary of Anne Frank and The Miracle Worker.