The actor Noah Schnapp who is part of the successful series stranger thingsa few hours ago he confirmed that he has finally decided to come out of the closet, and revealed details of what his parents and close friends expressed when they heard the news.

Noah, who played Will Byers, showed his sexual preference January 5 through the platform TikTok.

The 18-year-old boy, in addition to revealing that he finally considered himself a homosexual person, revealed the details of his experience by telling his parents, close family and friends that it was nothing he would have expected.

The news broke when in a post the actor wrote in his caption “I think I’m more like Will than I thought.“He also opened up, detailing that he thought it would be much more difficult to declare what he was and felt, but that everyone finally supported him.

“When I finally told my friends and family I was gay after being scared in the closet for 18 years, all they said was, ‘we know.’,” said the actor in his video.

He also emphasized that his character was the one who helped him realize his sexual preference and thanks to that, he was able to better interpret Will, gay character from the series who is in love with Mikesince he felt that the role of Will it was not difficult for him, and on the contrary he enjoyed doing it.