The image was initially posted on Diggs’ timeline, but shocked fans quickly snapped screenshots of it, and within hours, it went viral and became a trending topic on Twitter. In 2015 was the recipient of backlash when he revealed that he wants his son Walker to be considered “mixed and not “black.” He explained his divisive statement, saying: “I think when you [call biracial people black], you risk disrespecting half of who you are.Check out the racy photo of Diggs below: As to be expected, fans jumped onto the photo, and Diggs, expressing bewilderment and plain confusion as to why such a revealing photo was posted on a social platform. I don’t want my son to be in a situation where he calls himself black and everybody thinks he has a black mom and a black dad, and then when they see he has a white mother, they’re like, “What’s going on? ’” Diggs later clarified his comments on Instagram, writing: “I am a proud black man, I want my son to grow up to be a proud black man if he so chooses. He has every right to be just as proud of his mother’s ‘blood’ as well. It’s not that deep.” The Instagram photo also caused many to question Diggs’ sexual orientation, a topic that has long been a subject of debate and speculation.Check out some of the best reactions below, which range from shock and awe to a prime opportunity to poke fun at Diggs’ acting career: me: why is Taye Diggs trending? Despite fathering a child with ex-wife and Frozen actress Idina Menzel, Diggs has historically been elusive when it comes to his sexuality, telling “There’s a lot of glitter.I mean, I went through a stage where I was a drag queen in high school in tenth and eleventh grade, and I experimented with homosexuality, a– play.They were married for a decade and got married in 2003, before they decided to divorce.They met on Broadway and back in the ‘90s and share a 7-year-old son together named Walker Nathaniel Diggs.“He comes first and you have to get past your own egos and you never talk bad about each other,” explained Menzel to .“He’s what’s most important for us, so we’re still there as a family,” Diggs explained at the time, adding to Menzel, “We were friends to start out with, but especially when you have a kid in the mix, there’s no time for any negativity.” Menzel also talked to people about teaching her son about currents events in the world and politics.
The "Private Practice" star and his lady love smiled and stayed close as they made their way into the Nokia Theater hand-in-hand.
And outside of that I worked the streets, male prostitution.” a different story when they were still married, as the question of his homosexuality was met with a concise “No.
Idina Menzel has had a huge year with her song "Let It Go" from the movie Frozen becoming a huge hit, her performing in Times Square on New Year's Eve, singing at the 2014 Oscars, and getting nominated for several awards for her part in the Broadway musical "If/Then." Another big change for Menzel this past year, however, was getting divorced from long-time husband Taye Diggs.
Diggs, 43, chose a grey suit for the network's fete while Brown, a model, stunned in an ivory halter dress.
The couple has been dating for "a while," a source told E!