People.com Entertainment TV 'Proud Bisexual' Anna Paquin Defends Her Marriage to Stephen Moyer: 'He Doesn't Have a Problem' "Ah yes … the 'you aren't queer enough' BS," Anna Paquin captioned a comment grab on her Instagram Story from someone who critiqued her for being "conventionally married to [a man]" By Jen Juneau Jen Juneau Twitter Jen Juneau is a digital news writer for PEOPLE. A '90s teen and horror film connoisseur, she started at the brand in 2016, after a decade of working as a technical writer and then moonlighting as a journalist beginning in 2013. Originally from New Orleans, Jen grew up both in NOLA and Florida and eventually attended the University of Central Florida in Orlando (still her home base!), where she earned a bachelor's in English/technical communication, with a minor in magazine journalism. People Editorial Guidelines Published on May 19, 2021 11:15 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Anna Paquin. Photo: Dave J Hogan/Getty Images Anna Paquin is hitting back at criticism of her sexuality and her marriage to Stephen Moyer. The 38-year-old actress, who wed her former True Blood costar in 2010, addressed negativity about her bisexuality on Instagram Tuesday night, sharing a post that read, "I'm a #proudbisexual who is married to a wonderful human who happens to be a man." "If he doesn't have a problem with it why should anyone else? #loveislove🌈 #f---bierasure #bipride💖💜💙," Paquin added in the caption. Earlier in the day, she also shared a screen grab on her Instagram Story of a user comment that read, in part, "I am getting tired of seeing 'bi' celebrities constantly advocate for it only to end up conventionally married to men with multiple children, living out the so-called white-picket-fence life." "Ah yes ... the 'you aren't queer enough' BS," Paquin wrote atop the image. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human-interest stories. Anna Paquin's Instagram Story. Anna Paquin Instagram RELATED GALLERY: 28 Celebrities Who've Opened Up About Their Sexual and Gender Identity Paquin and Moyer, 51, tied the knot in 2010, while they were still starring as protagonists Sookie Stackhouse and Bill Compton, respectively, on the HBO vampire fantasy drama series. Earlier that year, the Oscar winner came out as bisexual in a PSA video promoting the Give a Damn campaign, which featured celebrities speaking out for equality. "I'm Anna Paquin. I'm bisexual and I give a damn," she said on-camera during a private taping in Los Angeles. (Sources at the time said they were unaware beforehand that Paquin would make the announcement.) Other major names in the campaign included Kim Kardashian, Elton John, Whoopi Goldberg, Cynthia Nixon, Sharon and Kelly Osbourne, Judith Light, Clay Aiken and Wanda Sykes. Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images RELATED VIDEO: Chris Daughtry and Wife Deanna Reveal She's Bisexual: Why She's Coming Out Now — Through Their Song Paquin later celebrated her own bisexuality and called for equal marriage rights in a single tweet, writing in June 2014, "Proud to be a happily married bisexual mother. Marriage is about love not gender." The actress — who shares twins Poppy and Charlie, 8½, with Moyer — then linked to the Twitter accounts of Equality California, the NOH8 Campaign and the It Gets Better initiative, all of which fight for LGBTQ+ rights. Back in 2012, The Irishman star told Zooey magazine that her sexual orientation was a "minor biographical detail," but that she felt compelled to speak out for LGBTQ+ rights. "If you're going to talk about some cause in a way that's meaningful, you should identify why it means something to you," Paquin said. "For a bisexual, it's not about gender. That's not the deciding factor for who they're attracted to."