Into the second period of StarzвЂ™s Black Sails, which aired in 2015, it was revealed protagonist James Flint (Toby Stephens) had relationships with males in addition to ladies. Their past relationship with Thomas Hamilton (Rupert Penry-Jones) is addressed with as much narrative respect as their relationships with ladies. In reality, the storyline paints Hamilton since the passion for FlintвЂ™s life, and their relationship shows to be fundamental towards the story that is entire of Sails. Figures like Flint stay a rarity, but we’re starting to see more nuanced and substantive bisexual characters that are male up.
The CWвЂ™s freshman musical comedy Crazy Ex-Girlfriend recently aired a number of episodes which saw Darryl Whitefeather (Pete Gardner) checking out their sex. Darryl, that is recently divorced from a female, gradually discovers he has emotions for the next guy, dubbed White Josh (David Hull). After White Josh kissed Darryl regarding the cheek, Darryl realizes he could be interested in Josh and after some introspection, proudly declares himself bothsexual. This contributes to a show-stopping musical quantity that serves both as DarrylвЂ™s being released and also as a method to fight the negative fables surrounding bisexuality. IвЂ™m gettingвЂ™ bi and it is something IвЂ™d like to demystify. It is maybe maybe not just a phase, IвЂ™m not confused, maybe not indecisive, I do not have the gotta-choose blues вЂ¦ I’m undoubtedly bi, Darryl belts out within the GettinвЂ™ that is catchy Bi. GLAAD worked closely utilizing the group at Crazy Ex- gf to greatly help make sure Darryl’s being released don’t fall under a few of the harmful tropes mentioned above.
Another exemplory case of a 3d bisexual male character is Magnus Bane (Harry Shum, Jr.), the immortal tall Warlock of Brooklyn on FreeformвЂ™s sci-fi drama Shadowhunters.