Posts by Matt Kane

Conversation and Book Signing with Neil Giuliano, Former GLAAD President

July 27, 2012

CEO of the San Francisco AIDS Foundation, Neil Giuliano, who formerly served as mayor of Tempe, Arizona and as President of GLAAD, released his memoir, The Campaign Within: A Mayor's Private Journey to Public Leadership, earlier this month.

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July 22, 2012

Director Brett Ratner Films GLAAD PSA Series of Famous Allies "Coming Out" in Support of the LGBT Community

This past week, director Brett Ratner, GLAAD, and a cast of celebs filmed a new video campaign aimed at asking straight allies to stand up and speak out on behalf of their LGBT family members, friends, neighbors, and coworkers.

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July 20, 2012

HBO to Debut Documentary about GLAAD Co-Founder Vito Russo

The life and legacy of GLAAD-cofounder Vito Russo is the subject of a new film from Director Jeffrey Schwarz that premieres Monday night on HBO. Schwarz told GLAAD why he found Russo to be such an influential and compelling figure, and what surprises things he learned about Russo while making the film.Read More

July 19, 2012

Creator Greg Berlanti Speaks With GLAAD About His New Series, Political Animals

In a Q&A with GLAAD, Political Animals creator Greg Berlanti talks about the miniseries' gay and lesbian characters, and why including LGBT characters in his projects has always been important.Read More

June 19, 2012

Comic Shops Across the Country Celebrating the Wedding of Northstar and Kyle

Northstar’s wedding in Astonishing X-Men finally hits comic stands tomorrow, and comic book retailers around the country are celebrating the big day with a variety of giveaways, parties, and even a few actual weddings.

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June 18, 2012

Conan O'Brien Apologizes For Anti-Trans Joke

Conan O'Brien apologized today after a monologue joke delivered by Conan O’Brien on his show last Tuesday upset members and allies of the LGBT community. Read More

June 13, 2012

TLC Pulls Cake Boss Episode After Carmen Carrera and Her Supporters Speak Out

Following statements of outrage from transgender woman Carmen Carrera, her supporters and GLAAD over how an episode of Cake Boss depicted the performer as the punchline to a prank setup, TLC has pulled the episode from airwaves.

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June 8, 2012

The GLAAD Wrap: Wallflower, Wishing Spell, and Wolfe on Demand

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.Read More
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