Sara Gilbert Officially Comes Out

Sara Gilbert has officially come out, on the heels of an announcement that she will be on the panel of a The View- style talk show on CBS called, um, The Talk that will also feature Julie Chen, Leah Remini, Holly Robinson Peete, Sharon Osbourne and Marissa Jaret Winokur.

Gilbert of Roseanne fame had always been mum about her sexuality, though with two children with her partner producer Allison Adler, it was certainly an open secret.

“I’m not an expert on this, or I don’t analyze these things. I’m just
sort of living my life. I plan to put my heart and soul into this show,
and I plan to continue acting, and I don’t think it will be a problem,” Gilbert, pictured at the TCA Summer Event on Tuesday, said about her coming out. “I don’t ever really think of things as out or in. I just think I am who I am, and when topics come
up that are appropriate, I’ll talk about them and share when it seems

Amen. Can’t wait until the show airs. Gilbert will certainly add a fresh perspective to the show, plus that line-up of ladies seems like a winner.