By Alexandra Klausner For Dailymail. Sir Ian McKellen, one of the ecstatic grand marshals of the Gay Pride March has revealed how he remembers when he had to pretend to be straight in order to work on Broadway in the s. Now decades later, McKellen and fellow actor Derek Jacobi, who joins McKellen at the parade on Sunday, are celebrating the Supreme Court's decision on Friday to legalize gay marriage all across America. McKellen and Jacobi led Sunday's march of an estimated 2 million, along with artist J. Governor Andrew Cuomo used recently-granted powers to form a more perfect union: That of a same-sex couple in Manhattan. The marriage ceremony was in front of the Stonewall Inn, a Manhattan gay bar where police harassment of patrons sparked three days of riots in
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Ian McKellen says 'had to swear he wasn't gay in the s' at NYC's Pride parade
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The Stonewall riots were a series of violent demonstrations by members of the gay community protesting the raid of the Stonewall Inn, located in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, by New York City police officers in the early hours of June 28, The ensuing six-day-long confrontation is considered to have marked the birth of the gay liberation movement and the fight for LGBTQ rights in the United States and around the world. In New York City, as in many U. In the early s, Mayor Robert F.