Love, Simon's Keiynan Lonsdale admits he struggled coming out as bi-sexual

He came out as bi-sexual on social media, in May last year. 

And this week, Australian actor and singer Keiynan Lonsdale opened up about his struggle with his sexuality, and how hard it was to come out. 

The Love, Simon and The Flash star revealed he thought he had a 'curse,' before finally plucking up the courage to come out.

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'I believed genuinely that it was a curse I had': Love, Simon's Keiynan Lonsdale admits he 'hated' himself and reveals he struggled coming out as bi-sexual

'I believed genuinely that it was a curse I had': Love, Simon's Keiynan Lonsdale admits he 'hated' himself and reveals he struggled coming out as bi-sexual

'I believed genuinely that it was a curse I had,' Keiynan told The Sunday Telegraph.

'At first I tried to move past it and pretend it didn’t exist and then it just got to a point where it was all that was on my brain,' he said.

'It was just like a poison.'

Struggles: 'At first I tried to move past it and pretend it didn’t exist and then it just got to a point where it was all that was on my brain,' he said

Struggles: 'At first I tried to move past it and pretend it didn’t exist and then it just got to a point where it was all that was on my brain,' he said

Keiynan came out after filming Love, Simon, which is a gay love story, saying he had finally 'accepted' himself.

He added that he's now the happiest he's ever been, saying it was the 'best decision I have ever made.'

Keiynan - whose new single is out now and called Kiss The

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