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Jason Gould: 'My mother's such an icon. I thought, "I can't open my mouth, people would compare" and I just didn't think I'd ever want to go there'

Fellow comic reflects on her friend's sendoff which she says 'put the fun back in funeral'

Rumors fly that the singer and swimmer are about to reveal their relationship in a magazine interview

'I think that if you are gay, you just have to say "It’s great!"'

Singer is promoting her latest album, Partners, to be released next week

'I’ve come to expect nothing from her, even though I feel I continually make the effort to break through'

NBC mini-series The Slap is billed as 'complex family drama'

Gilbert reveals her pregnancy on the air this week on The Talk

Video footage has emerged of Nick Jonas, of Jonas Brothers fame, showing off his abs while on stage at a New York gay club night

Celebrity Big Brother contestant James Jordan rants against same-sex couples participating on Strictly Come Dancing

The computer game does not allow characters to be named 'gay' or 'queer'

Broadway League reverses controversial decision following outpouring of support for the late Tony nominee

Prestigious honor recognizes living artists for lifetime contributions to American culture through the performing arts

The Sherlock actor talks about Alan Turing, gay ‘cures’ and why he believes the US should elect a gay president

‘From a refugee camp to the world’s biggest runways, from androgyny to womanhood,’ trans model and high fashion darling Andreja Pejic has a story she wants you to hear

Tweets four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein: 'She loved Broadway and we loved her'

'I desperately wanted to because I loved her - but I couldn't go because I can't walk'

'We need nationwide marriage equality NOW because two people in love should never be illegal'

Versatile actor to go from playing serial killer on television to transgender rock singer in Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Tells waiting fans: 'I promise you all of this is going to be worth the wait'

In her 2012 book, Rivers wanted a funeral with 'a wind machine so that even in the casket my hair is blowing just like Beyonce's'

The proposal was broadcast on the US Open's main stadium's big outdoor screen

King praises the new crop of LGBTI athletes who are paving the way for equality like Michael Sam and Jason Collins

Serious and tearful, she also joked her only regret would be that grandson Cooper is not gay

'Bullying works on a level. You get to be part of the group. The catch is, you’re never really equal. People are afraid of you'

Says CNN anchor: 'As an adult when I got to know her I came to actually like her and appreciate her'

'We cannot just stand idly by as Christian values and morals are trampled. We will do whatever we can to preserve family values in this country'

From early AIDS fundraisers to marrying couples in the last year of her life, Rivers was a staunch LGBT ally

Michael Urie: 'We weren’t finished with you, but thank you for it all'