"I am deeply troubled by the current attitude toward and treatment of gay men and women by the Russian government. The situation is in no way acceptable, and I cannot in good conscience participate in a celebratory occasion hosted by a country where people like myself are being systematically denied their basic right to live and love openly."
-- Actor Wentworth Miller, most famous for his role in Prison Break, simultaneously coming out of the closet as a gay man and rejecting an invitation to the St. Petersburg International Film Festival because of Russia's draconian anti-LGBT crackdown. Click here to read Miller's full letter.
Welcome out, Wentworth!