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Interview with Liz Carmouche: first openly gay MMA fighter, one of the first two female fighters in the UFC, and an inspiration to all
Liz Carmouche made history this past February when she became the first openly gay fighter and one of the first two female fighters in the history of the UFC. GLAAD spoke with Carmouche as she prepares to take on Jessica Andrade this weekend in her first match since UFC 157.
The GLAAD Wrap: "Same Love" gets VMA nomination, "Dealin' With Idiots" opens, and new Billie Jean King doc on PBS
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.
The 65th Primetime Emmy nominations were announced this morning, with at least eight different out performers receiving nominations, as well as a number of LGBT-inclusive programs and films. Among this year's first-time nominees are Dan Bucatinsky, Zachary Quinto, HBO's Liberace biopic Behind the Candelabra, and the Chely Wright documentary Wish Me Away.
"The Fosters," "The Perks of Being a Wallflower," Macklemore & Ryan Lewis among Teen Choice Awards nominees
This Sunday's episode of Lifetime's Drop Dead Diva, "Secret Lives," features a closeted baseball player arrested on suspicion of murder. Jane defends him in court as he struggles with the decision to come out. Catch Drop Dead Diva on Lifetime this Sunday, July 21 at 9:00 PM EST.