“Kyle XY” Actor Matt Dallas Announces He’s Gay and Engaged

Posted Monday January 7, 2013 12:10 PM GMT

Speculation has surrounding Matt Dallas' sexual orientation for years, but now he has officially announced that he’s gay and engaged.

The “Kyle XY” actor came out over the weekend through a Twitter post announcing that he is slated to tie the knot with musician Blue Hamilton.

Matt tweeted, “Starting off the year with a new fiancé, @bluehamilton. A great way to kick off 2013!”

Dallas’ fan base responded with praise, sharing, “So proud and happy for you both! Congratulations, love & blessings for a long life together," and, “"If this tweet means what i think it means...i'm ecstatic! and super proud to be a fan.”

Congrats to the couple!

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