Magda announces gay marriage support

Funny girl Magda expected to come out in support of gay marriage.
Funny girl Magda expected to come out in support of gay marriage. Cade Mooney

ONE of Australia's most popular comedians is expected to come out as a lesbian today as she joins the campaign for same-sex marriage.

Magda Szubanski, star of Kath & Kim, Fast Forward and the film Babe, will join other celebrities including Hugh Jackman and Jimmy Barnes in their support for Australians for Marriage Equality's campaign to legalise same-sex marriage.

Szubanski will also make a "personal statement" later today, anticipated to be in relation to her own sexuality.

She hinted at being a lesbian in a statement issued this morning.

"I am 1000 per cent in favour of gay marriage," she said.


Read more at Brisbane Times

Topics:  gay marriage same-sex

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