Justice Smith, a young actor who’s grown in popularity after appearing in several popular movies, including some YA adaptations, such as All the Bright Places, Paper Towns, and Every Day, has recently announced himself as queer.
His statement, which was first posted on his Instagram account, came soon after he participated in a Black Lives Matter protest, where he noticed a lack of vocal support when the phrase “Black Queer Lives Matter” as compared to the complete vocal support for the phrase “Black Lives Matter.”
Love is love is love, Justice. We’re with you.
Justice’s can also be seen in Pokemon: Detective Pikachu and will be returning as Franklin Webb in the upcoming Jurassic World: Dominion, which is still in its production stage due to the COVID-19 quarantine.