AceShowbiz - %cBella Thorne% opened up about her sexuality in a Twitter exchange with a fan on Tuesday, August 23. The former "Shake It Up" star said she's bisexual after the fan asked about her sexual orientation following a photo of her kissing another woman.
Following the revelation, Bella received an outpouring of support. A fan wrote, "Wake me up when these damn girls will officially date @bellathorne i'm just a happy shipper." A second fan commented, "It actually makes me so happy that you're open about it. u do u babygirl."
"Aww thank you for all the accepting tweets from everyone. I love you guys #pride," Bella tweeted in response to the positive feedback.
Another fan tweeted, "So @bellathorne is single... I'm just gonna keep telling myself I have a chance #lifegoal," to which Bella replied, "Why wouldn't you have a chance."
Why wouldn't you have a chance https://t.co/Fg49AfQS4G— bella thorne (@bellathorne) August 23, 2016
On Monday, August 22, Bella retweeted a photo shared by a fan showing her kissing another woman.
The revelation came just a week after Bella announced her split from her boyfriend %cGregg Sulkin%. At the time, the former couple released a joint statement to PEOPLE, "After much thought and soul-searching, we have made the difficult decision to end our relationship. We will always love each other and have a deep respect for one another, as we have each grown to be better people because of our time together. Our schedules made seeing each other difficult, and we decided that for now this would be best."