American Idol’s Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon Says His Family Accepts Him

“Harmon says his relationship with his family and his faith isn’t as black and white as the show presents it — while his parents aren’t accepting of his queerness, he isn’t fully estranged from them. The musician, who was encouraged to audition for the show after producers came across his music online, is aware that the narrative of being the gay pastor’s son whose parents “rejected” him is something that works for TV, but doesn’t necessarily capture the reality of his experience.

Out caught up with Harmon after this week’s Idol episode…” – via Out