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Remembering PJ Torokvei: Comedy Genius Behind 'WKRP' Was Transgender Trailblazer

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.

The Hollywood Reporter
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July 10, 2013

HBO Producing Docu On Historic Supreme Court Marriage Equality Case

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.

Deadline Hollywood
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July 9, 2013
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Archie Joins It Gets Better Project, Announces Kevin Keller Day

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.

Queerty
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July 9, 2013
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Reality show contestants pay a real-world price: On 'Big Brother,' racial and gay slurs abound

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.”

The New York Times
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July 8, 2013

MTV's 'Teen Wolf' Airs Gay Kiss Scene

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.

Huffington Post
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July 9, 2013

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