People cover of gay Taylor Lautner was fake

December 27, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
It turns out a new People magazine cover featuring "Twilight" star Taylor Lautner with the headline "out and proud" is fake.

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The cover was all the buzz on the Internet on Monday, leading readers to believe the 19-year-old actor was gay.

The celebrity magazine says the story is not true.

So far, Lautner has not commented on the phony cover.