Magic Johnson Talks To Ellen DeGeneres About Son EJ Johnson’s Coming Out!

It’s awesome to hear him say this!

Magic Johnson appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Tuesday and talked about his son EJ Johnson coming out — and his response couldn’t be better!

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He even offers advice to other parents about what to do when their child comes out to them as gay.

Ch-ch-check out the clip (below), beginning at 2:26:

So cool! It’s so important for gay people to have the support of their families, especially in a world that is still sometimes so hostile to them. We applaud the athlete for his response!

P.S. Watch the full clip to hear how Magic missed out on a HUGE business opportunity!

[Image via Ellen]