The Ecuadorian actor Roberto Manrique shared with his followers intimate details about his personal life. Through his Instagram account, the interpreter revealed that he is homosexual and that he has been in a relationship with his current partner for seven years.
“I want to tell you something very important, very intimate, very personal, about which I have never spoken and now I have felt the urge to speak, and that is my sexuality. It had never seemed important to me to say that I am homosexual, ”he stated at the beginning of the video.
In his message, the 42-year-old artist specified that he did not do it before because he considered it “irrelevant”. However, he chose to make it public because in recent weeks he reflected on his life and stated that “he was not finished loving.”
“Robertito grew up in a world that did not allow him to be who he was, where even crying was not male, where vulnerability was not worthy, it was judged, let alone the fact that I liked men; and that I felt, for as long as I can remember, that there was something wrong with me ”, he mentioned, evoking passages from his life.
The actor of series like Sin breasts there is no paradise and Miss Barbara He maintained that he “did not feel” that he lived “in the closet” because his inner circle, including family and friends, as well as some fans, knew his partner.
Regarding their relationship, he affirmed that he has been “in love” for seven years. “You cannot imagine how we have grown, how we have driven ourselves. (…) He is an incredible being, he works in activism, he is an incredible man who has been for me, there, with me in India, who has been my support from a distance ”, she expressed about her boyfriend.
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