Sarah Hyland Wants Her ‘Modern Family’ Character to Be Bisexual

","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"This led to a slew of articles from reputable news sources with headlines like “Sarah Hyland Confirms Haley Dunphy’s Sexuality” and “Haley Dunphy is Bisexual, Hyland Reveals,” forcing the actress to dispute the reporting of her opinion as fact.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"“Just to clarify, I haven’t been told nor is there anything written that would indicate Haley is bisexual,” she tweeted. “That’s just my personal opinion!”","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Then, again: “Did not reveal. Nor confirm. Just stated my personal OPINION… and a story line I would PERSONALLY like to see. But that’s just me.”","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"","displayType":"twitter"},{"elements":[{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"","displayType":"twitter"},{"elements":[{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"While Hyland’s words are often taken out of context, forcing the actress to defend her opinions on Twitter and Instagram, her original point — that she would love to see her character written as a bisexual woman — is no small one.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"The fact that Haley has only dated men on the show by no means suggests that she is not bisexual (you can be bisexual and only date one gender). Introducing another same-sex relationship to the show and having Haley and her family respond to that development would only add dimension to her spirited, if occasionally slow-witted, party-girl character.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Hyland’s bisexual followers, who are hard-pressed to find accurate bisexual representation on television, certainly would love to see it.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"","displayType":"twitter"},{"elements":[{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"We hope that  Modern Family takes note of the fan reactions to Hyland’s tweet and considers writing a bisexual storyline into the show.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"},{"text":"Sarah Hyland Plastic Surgery: Must-See Photos & Details","level":3,"displayType":"header"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"Sarah Hyland & Wells Adams Dating: Must-See Details & Photos","level":3,"displayType":"header"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"Sarah Hyland Boyfriend 2018: Who is Sarah Dating Now?","level":3,"displayType":"header"}]}]; var articleType = 'ARTICLE'; var favoriteImage = ''; var articleDescription = 'Modern Family‘s Haley Dunphy has never dated anyone other than cis, straight men on the show– but actress Sarah Hyland would like that to change.'; var slide_index = parseInt(0); var slide_json = createSlides(slides, articleType, favoriteImage); var initial_slide = slide_index; var initial_url = location.pathname +; var base_url = '/2017/11/04/sarah-hyland-modern-family-haley-dunphy-bisexual-details/'; var next_gallery = '/2014/11/18/ugly-christmas-sweaters-photos-xmas-gifts/'; var first_load = true; var has_scrolled = false; var title = "Sarah Hyland Wants Her ‘Modern Family’ Character to Be Bisexual"; var path = base_url