As the openly gay and Buddhist son of a high-ranking Evangelical leader in Pat Robertson's Christian Coalition, singer-songwriter David Orris' story is certainly one many people will find interesting. Orris took some time to speak with GLAAD about his past, how music has helped him share his story and the evolution of the music industry.
The 11th Annual Outfest Fusion LGBT People of Color Film Festival kicks off on Friday night with a screening of out director Patrik-Ian Polk's new film Blackbird at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood.Fusion runs through the weekend.
The film, music and interactive tech festival SXSW will be wrapping up this week, but there are still screenings and performers worth catching appearing through March 16. Check out some highlights to add to your schedule.