Actor Rick Cosnett came out recently with a heartfelt video shared to his Instagram. Hi everyone,” the Actor began with a nervous laugh before adding Dramatic pause. I’m gay! And I just wanted everyone to know because I’ve made a promise to myself to live my truth every day.” 

Cosnett went on to say that living honestly can be difficult when you have all these subconscious things you dont even know about from childhood and from society and from being, you know, just life.” 

Despite his dramatic pause” joke, Cosnett doesnt consider his coming out to be something that will surprise people. Im sure most of you probably knew anyway.” 

Cosnett has enjoyed a successful TV career with roles in “The Vampire Diaries,” “Quantico and his most recognizable role as Detective Eddie Thawn on “The Flash.”