Carson Kressley recalls the moment he came out as gay

Carson Kressley has revealed that his parents were the last people he told about his sexuality. 

The 47-year-old is due to reveal his reasons behind the decision on Wednesday night's episode of I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! 

Speaking to journalist Steve Price on 'jungle radio', Carson admitted that he only told them in 2003 - just days before Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, which he co-hosted, debuted on TV.   

Coming out: Carson Kressley has revealed that his parents were the last people he told about his sexuality

He said: 'We were going to be on the cover of TV guide - I knew it was coming out on a Tuesday - for the premiere of the show. 

'I told them I was doing this new show and they were like 'What's it called?' I'm like, 'It doesn't have a name yet, it's the untitled makeover show'.' 

As his big TV moment loomed, a then 33-year-old Carson knew he had to tell his parents the truth. 

Opening up: The 47-year-old is due to reveal his reasons behind the decision on Wednesday night's episode of I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!

Big moment: Carson (back left) admits that he only told them in 2003 - just days

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