Reports claiming that Shameik Moore is finally coming out of the closet and admitting to his homosexuality has gathered much attention these days. Moore was expected to be latest addition in the long list of celebrities that have come out as gay after the legalization of same sex marriage by US government in February. But, the actor has trashed those rumors in his recent interaction with the media.
On an exclusive interview with our reporters, the actor said that being comfortable enough in his body to have shirtless photo sessions and being a gay are two different things. The actor cum singer has said that even though he has nothing against gay people, he himself is not, by any means, gay.
“You see, my parents are deeply religious. It would be devastating for them to hear that I am a gay because of their religious believe”, the actor said to our reporters. He also added, “Me, Myself I don’t care if a person is gay or straight or bisexual or has any weird sexual preference. But for my religious parents to hear that I am gay, they can’t take that type of news lightly.”
He also hinted that he has always been interested in the ladies in his interview. He boasted that the list of his ex-girlfriends is quite long in an interview with our reporters. He even claimed that he was dating a girl from one of his show right now.
Along with good acting skills, Moore also has an outstanding singing ability. He started his singing career through his YouTube channel. He used to upload videos of him covering famous song by more famous artists. His web-series was known as ‘Meeks World’. He also released his first mixtape, ‘I am Da Beat’ in 2012. The song was downloaded over 100,000 times.
Shameki hopes to carry his singing career alongside with his acting career. He is very close to hip-hop singer A$AP Rocky. He is associated with Music Label ‘We Music’. Reports suggest that he will be dropping new albums very soon. It is also expected that several songs in the album would be a collaboration with A$AP Rocky.
Shameki Moore broke into Hollywood after he became an overnight YouTube sensation. He got his first major role in a TV series, ‘The Watsons Go To Birmingham’. His outstanding role in the series earned him a lead role in comedy film ‘Dope’. The actor’s performance was well received by fans and critics alike. The movie was also very successful. All of these factors combined to make the actor a Hollywood success story.
The actor’s popularity on social media is also on the rise. He already has close to 50k followers on both his Instagram and Twitter account. He uses the handle @meeksworld in both platforms. His net worth remains undisclosed at the moment, but it is expected to be well over $2 million dollars.