Sarah Hyland Says Her 'Modern Family' Character Is Bisexual

Katie Roberts
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"Modern Family" star Sarah Hyland has confirmed a popular fan theory about her character, Haley Dunphy, this week, revealing on social media that Haley is bisexual.

Hyland tweeted out the news in response to a fan who stated that Haley was bi, and then followed up with Hyland herself, asking for confirmation about the character's sexuality. The actress tweeted back that while she didn't know the "Modern Family" writers' official stance on the subject, she herself could "confirm" that Haley is indeed bisexual.

As soon as Hyland made the announcement, multiple fans tweeted out their support. Several also asked if "Modern Family" would incorporate Haley's bisexuality into an upcoming storyline.