The Evolution of Gay TV Characters
Jack McPhee (Kerr Smith), "Dawson's Creek" (1998) Jack McPhee was a newcomer to Capeside in Season 2. It wasn't long, though, before the shy outsider started a romance with Dawson's girl, Joey Potter -- even acting as a nude model for her life drawing assignment. However, as rumors about his sexuality spread through Capeside High, the flames of Jack and Joey's passions were extinguished, and he eventually came out
5 CBS Sync Facts From
Television History - 5 CBS Sync Facts From "X" Kerr Smith, who plays Frank Cowles, is best known for his role as Jack McPhee on “Dawson’s Creek.” Smith’s kiss with co-star Adam Kaufman on “Dawson’s Creek” was the first gay male kiss on primetime television.