“All-American Boy” singer/songwriter Steve Grand is experiencing a healthy dose of overnight fame since his latest music video procured over 800,000 hits on YouTube in little more than a week. When Steve’s parents first learned he was gay, they subjected him to gay conversion therapy.
Piper Kerman dropped by HuffPost Live today to not only discuss the series, but also to specifically talk about her transgender cellmate in the prison, who in the series is played by transgender actress Laverne Cox.
PJ Torokvei, a Canadian-born comedy writer and producer who at age 50 began to transition as a woman, died as a result of complications from liver failure on July 3 at the age of 62. Torokvei co-wrote the films Real Genius (1985), Back to School (1986), Caddyshack II (1988) and Guarding Tess (1994). The following tribute to Torokvei, provided exclusively to THR, was penned by Stan Brooks, a writer, director and Emmy-winning producer who was one of Torokvei's closest friends and collaborators.
Live house feeds of the CBS reality series Big Brother have captured several anti-gay, racist, sexist remarks from cast members of the show's 15th season, some of which have now been included in the show's national broadcast following outrage from viewers.
HBO Documentary Films is currently in production on a film telling the story of the historic Supreme Court case that overturned Proposition 8, California’s ban on same-sex marriage, it was announced today by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming. The untitled feature will be completed by the end of this year for debut on the network in 2014.
On Monday, the It Gets Better Project announced that Archie Comics had joined the campaign. The comic series has been making headlines for adding a gay character, Kevin Keller, and including a storyline about same-sex marriage. Now, the project and comics are dedicating an entire day to the character, all of which will be revealed via social media.
In the summer of 2000, when CBS first locked people in a fishbowl of a house and televised almost every second of their lives, there was a spate of bad press when a newspaper discovered that a participant had ties to the New Black Panther Party. The network quickly issued a statement that said it “will not tolerate nor permit any hate speech on the program,” called “Big Brother.”
That noise you heard Monday night may have been wolves howling at the moon... or fans howling with the delight!
MTV's "Teen Wolf" delivered the gay goods last night with some good old fashioned teen on werewolf action as the much anticipated (at least in "Teen Wolf" fan circles) Danny and Ethan kissing scene finally happened.