Nicholas Fonseca
June 18, 2004 AT 04:00 AM EDT

At least one Stepford wife really has a secret: He’s a man! Readers of gay magazines like Out have noticed a dapper gent in ads for ”The Stepford Wives.” Paramount’s mum, but he’s ”The Producers”’ Roger Bart, who plays half of a same-sex couple in ”Stepford.” Screenwriter Paul Rudnick says he aimed for ”a new twist on the original.” Which begs the question: Will this help or hinder their quest for a marriage license?

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