Hrithik Roshan is flattered being called a gay icon

By Hindustan Times

In an industry where the top male stars enjoy a fan following of millions, Hrithik Roshan stands out because of his gay fans. For years now the actor has been labelled a gay icon and has topped surveys conducted among members of the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) community.

When asked about his status as a gay icon, Hrithik says he is flattered with all the attention. “It’s a compliment and I react humbly to it, just as I would to any other compliment. It definitely feels good, says Hrithik.

The actor goes on to appeal to the society to leave their prejudices behind, and respect independent choices, when it comes to LGBT members. “We have to grow up, we can’t be immature and segregate people according to their likes and dislikes. They (h