Kristin Chenoweth slams Newsweek's anti-gay actor theatre review

sean-hayes-kristin-chenoweth2.jpgA Newsweek writer has a problem with openly gay actor Sean Hayes' portrayal of a heterosexual man in the Broadway play, "Promises, Promises." Despite the fact that Hayes has been nominated for a Drama League, Outer Critics Circle and a Tony for his performance, the Newsweek writer finds Hayes impossible to believe as a straight man.

In fact, the recent Newsweek article raises the question about whether any gay men can ever convincingly play straight, Neil Patrick Harris notwithstanding.

Kristin Chenoweth, Hayes' costar and love interest in "Promises, Promises" has her own problem -- with Newsweek's article.