Nor did anyone expect that one of the show's breakout stars would be a carpenter.
But with his model looks and goofy personality, Ty Pennington turned from simple carpenter into television icon.
I think he leans, has leaned or has the potential to lean on, with and beside members of the same sex.
On the other hand Daniel Kucan, former EMHE colleague, is a different story.
Celebrities revealing themselves as gay or lesbian is no more unusual.
When cable channel TLC's show Trading Spaces first aired, no one dreamed of the phenomenon it would help start.
Wayne Alphonso Brady, 44 is an American actor, singer, voice-over actor, comedian, and TV personality.
Now in the spotlight for his role as Simon and drag queen Lola in the award winning musical Broadway show “Kinky Boots”, Brady is a man of many talents.
Scottish actor Daniel Portman who has been single for a really long time seems to have met the one he’s been waiting for.
The 24 years old actor is rumored to be dating Scottish journalist Storm Huntley.