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actor Wentworth Miller confirmed he's gay Wednesday in a letter posted on the GLAAD website, declining an invitation to a Russian film festival.

The actor said he could not accept the invite because of the treatment of gay men and women by the Russian government. As someone who has enjoyed visiting Russia in the past and can also claim a degree of Russian ancestry, it would make me happy to say yes," he wrote to the director of the St. "However, as a gay man, I must decline," he wrote."I am deeply troubled by the current attitude toward and treatment of gay men and women by the Russian government," Miller continued.

"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."He added that "if circumstances improve, I'll be free to make a different choice." Miller did not discuss his personal life any further, or comment on his relationship status.

They had been spotted out and about together starting in about 2007 but never confirmed their relationship.

Today it is not known if the two are still an item, or if they ever were.

Around the time the rumors about the men heated up, Miller told a magazine: "I'm not gay, but that rumor can't be killed.

As the US drama returns for a fifth season in the new year, we serve up a few tantalising titbits about the man behind the tattoos (which later got lasered off).1.

Wentworth was born in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, but his family moved to Brooklyn when he was just one year old.2.

His ancestry is complicated enough to put even Samoan black Nova Scotian Dwayne Johnson to shame – his mum is Russian, French, Syrian, Lebanese and Dutch, while his dad is African-American, Jamaican, English, German and Cherokee.3.

Speaking of ancestry, Wentworth is determined to keep the family name going strong. When not burying his nose in a book, Wentworth sang baritone in the internationally-known all-male a cappella group Princeton Tigertones, who busked through Europe and the Middle East every summer.6.

He is Wentworth Miller III and his dad is Wentworth Miller II, so no prizes for guessing the name he's picked out for his future offspring.4. He studied English literature at Princeton University, where he was apparently nicknamed "Stinky" because of his sarcastic attitude towards his friends. He worked as a temp for studios, agencies and production companies before making it. I remember going through my CDs figuring out what I was willing to hock because I needed an extra to make rent."7.

Wentworth claims to be "deathly allergic" to cats – and that's not all.

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