Gay Star News http://www.gaystarnews.com/articles/entertainment GSN Feed en After decade on air, So You Think You Can Dance features first romantic same-sex routine http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/after-decade-air-so-you-think-you-can-dance-features-first-romantic-same-sex-routine280814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Final four perform to Wind Beneath My Wings with routine choreographed by Travis Wall</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/after-decade-air-so-you-think-you-can-dance-features-first-romantic-same-sex-routine280814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/after-decade-air-so-you-think-you-can-dance-features-first-romantic-same-sex-routine280814#comments Entertainment Candidate Position So You Think You Can Dance Television Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:36:41 +0000 gregh 17482 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Joan Rivers, 81, stops breathing during throat surgery at clinic http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/joan-rivers-81-stops-breathing-during-outpatient-surgery280814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Comic now in stable but critical condition at a New York hospital</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/joan-rivers-81-stops-breathing-during-outpatient-surgery280814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/joan-rivers-81-stops-breathing-during-outpatient-surgery280814#comments Entertainment Human Interest Joan Joan Rivers Joan Rivers Mount Sinai Hospital Mount Sinai Hospital, New York Nationality New York Person Attributes Television personalities Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:09:34 +0000 gregh 17481 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Britney Spears responds to gay fan with emotional letter http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/britney-spears-responds-gay-fan-emotional-letter280814 <!--paging_filter--><p> David LeCours was a suicidal closeted gay teen, but it was Britney's music that gave him the strength to be who he is</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/britney-spears-responds-gay-fan-emotional-letter280814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/britney-spears-responds-gay-fan-emotional-letter280814#comments Entertainment Britney Spears Britney Spears David LeCours Mouseketeers Music Piece of Me Pop music Toxic Vocal music Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:41:00 +0000 joem 17478 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Man who accused gay X Men director of sexual abuse forced to drop lawsuit http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/man-who-accused-gay-x-men-director-sexual-abuse-forced-drop-lawsuit280814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Bryan Singer was accused of sexually abusing a 17-year-old in Hawaii in 1999</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/man-who-accused-gay-x-men-director-sexual-abuse-forced-drop-lawsuit280814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/man-who-accused-gay-x-men-director-sexual-abuse-forced-drop-lawsuit280814#comments Entertainment Attorney Bryan Singer counsel director District Judge film director forward Human Interest Michael Egan Michael Egan III Person Attributes singer Susan Oki Mollway United States Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:26:08 +0000 joem 17477 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Mean Girls actor joins gay drama Looking http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/mean-girls-actor-joins-gay-drama-looking280814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Daniel Franzese joins Jonathan Groff and Russell Tovey in the cast of the hit HBO show</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/mean-girls-actor-joins-gay-drama-looking280814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/mean-girls-actor-joins-gay-drama-looking280814#comments Entertainment actor Daniel Franzese Daniel Franzese Employment Relation Gay HBO Mean Girls Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:23:24 +0000 joem 17474 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Cardiff LGBTI Iris Prize Film Festival will have double the films in 2014 http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/cardiff-lgbti-iris-prize-film-festival-will-have-double-films-2014280814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Cardiff, Wales’ 8th annual Iris Prize Film Festival will showcase the very best of LGBTI themed cinema from around the world in October of 2014</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/cardiff-lgbti-iris-prize-film-festival-will-have-double-films-2014280814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/cardiff-lgbti-iris-prize-film-festival-will-have-double-films-2014280814#comments Entertainment Andrew Pierce Brazil Cardiff chair Daniel Ribiero Iris Iris Prize Jayson Bend Person Location Queen Religion Thu, 28 Aug 2014 04:24:34 +0000 andrewp 17469 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Zachary Quinto finds 'fearless' James Franco to be 'inspiring' http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/zachary-quinto-finds-fearless-james-franco-be-inspiring270814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Pair just completed filming Michael in which they play former lovers</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/zachary-quinto-finds-fearless-james-franco-be-inspiring270814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/zachary-quinto-finds-fearless-james-franco-be-inspiring270814#comments Entertainment actor /producer Bad Robot productions Film Franco Human Interest James Franco James Franco producer /artist Quinto Spock Star Trek Star Trek films Untitled Star Trek sequel Zachary Quinto Zachary Quinto Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:42:40 +0000 gregh 17467 at http://www.gaystarnews.com ESPN apologizes for report on where gay NFL rookie Michael Sam takes his showers http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/espn-apologizes-report-where-gay-nfl-rookie-michael-sam-takes-his-showers270814 <!--paging_filter--><p> 'We collectively failed to meet the standards we have set in reporting on LGBT-related topics in sports'</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/espn-apologizes-report-where-gay-nfl-rookie-michael-sam-takes-his-showers270814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/espn-apologizes-report-where-gay-nfl-rookie-michael-sam-takes-his-showers270814#comments Entertainment American football American football in the United States ESPN ESPN Michael Sam National Football League NFL player Sports in the United States St. Louis Rams Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:02:31 +0000 gregh 17465 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Meredith Baxter says she's 'in a whole new world' doing a daytime soap for first time http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/meredith-baxter-says-she-whole-new-world-doing-daytime-soap-first-time270814 <!--paging_filter--><p> 'Being on a soap demands unbelievable discipline which I didn't always have'</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/meredith-baxter-says-she-whole-new-world-doing-daytime-soap-first-time270814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/meredith-baxter-says-she-whole-new-world-doing-daytime-soap-first-time270814#comments Entertainment Baxter CBS CBS Daytime Elyse Keaton Family Relation Family Ties Family Ties Human Interest Meredith Baxter Meredith Baxter Michael Gross Michael Gross Michael J. Fox NBC Person Relation Soap opera Social Issues Television The Young and the Restless The Young and the Restless TV Guide Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:29:04 +0000 gregh 17464 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Jennifer Hudson doesn't care if you think she's gay http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/jennifer-hudson-doesnt-care-if-you-think-shes-gay270814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Singer is telling you that she is not going to get bothered about rumors surrounding her sexuality</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/jennifer-hudson-doesnt-care-if-you-think-shes-gay270814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/jennifer-hudson-doesnt-care-if-you-think-shes-gay270814#comments Entertainment Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Hudson singer Social Issues Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:29:34 +0000 joem 17463 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Steve Carell joins Julianne Moore, Ellen Page for gay rights drama http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/steve-carrell-joins-julianne-moore-ellen-page-gay-rights-drama270814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Freeheld will tell the true story of one couple's fight for pension benefits after one of them becomes terminally ill</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/steve-carrell-joins-julianne-moore-ellen-page-gay-rights-drama270814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/steve-carrell-joins-julianne-moore-ellen-page-gay-rights-drama270814#comments Entertainment American film directors Business Carell Carrell Cinema of the United States Cynthia Wade Domestic partnership Ellen Page Ellen Page Films Freeheld Julianne Moore Julianne Moore Labor Laurel Hester Laurel Hester Law Nationality New Jersey Petter Sollet Stacie Andree Steve Carell Steve Carell United States Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:03:18 +0000 joem 17457 at http://www.gaystarnews.com ESPN covers when Michael Sam takes a shower http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/espn-covers-when-michael-sam-takes-shower270814 <!--paging_filter--><p> '... He seems to think that Michael Sam is kind of waiting to take a shower, as not to make his teammates feel uncomfortable'</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/espn-covers-when-michael-sam-takes-shower270814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/espn-covers-when-michael-sam-takes-shower270814#comments Entertainment ESPN Josina Anderson Michael Sam National Football League National Football League player Reporter Wed, 27 Aug 2014 01:55:56 +0000 Jamesw 17452 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Coronation Street cast and crew make joyous music video to celebrate Manchester Pride http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/coronation-street-cast-and-crew-make-joyous-music-video-celebrate-manchester-pride270814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Antony Cotton and Kym Marsh also seen on show's float at Manchester pride with GSN's Jean Paul Gaultier tote bags</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/coronation-street-cast-and-crew-make-joyous-music-video-celebrate-manchester-pride270814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/coronation-street-cast-and-crew-make-joyous-music-video-celebrate-manchester-pride270814#comments Entertainment Antony Cotton Antony Cotton British people British television Coronation of the British monarch Coronation Street Facebook Kym Marsh Manchester Manchester Pride Paul Gaultier Pride parades Soap opera Television Tue, 26 Aug 2014 23:31:37 +0000 gregh 17450 at http://www.gaystarnews.com UK channel boasts new gay drama will be too hot for US tastes http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/uk-channel-boasts-new-gay-drama-will-be-too-hot-us-tastes260814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Think Cucumber will be another UK show ripe for the remaking in the US like Queer As Folk? According to the producers, it might be too hot for US tastes..&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/uk-channel-boasts-new-gay-drama-will-be-too-hot-us-tastes260814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/uk-channel-boasts-new-gay-drama-will-be-too-hot-us-tastes260814#comments Entertainment British people Disaster Gay Human Interest Jay Hunt Queer Queer as Folk Queer As Folk Russell T Davies Russell T Davies Television Welsh people writer Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:51:03 +0000 joem 17447 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Sia works with Eminem on new song after he used anti-gay slur http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/sia-works-eminem-new-song-after-he-used-anti-gay-slur260814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Bisexual Australian singer donated all of her earnings from their previous collaboration to the LA Gay and Lesbian Center</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/sia-works-eminem-new-song-after-he-used-anti-gay-slur260814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/sia-works-eminem-new-song-after-he-used-anti-gay-slur260814#comments Entertainment Denzel Washington Eminem Eminem Eminem songs Grammy Award for Best Rap Album Hip hop Movie Release Music Rapper Roman's Revenge Slim Shady The Equalizer The Marshall Mathers LP The Marshall Mathers LP Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:32:16 +0000 joem 17440 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Scott Mills joins Strictly Come Dancing http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/scott-mills-joins-strictly-come-dancing260814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Gay Radio 1 DJ is confirmed for the British reality dancing competition show</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/scott-mills-joins-strictly-come-dancing260814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/scott-mills-joins-strictly-come-dancing260814#comments Entertainment America's Got Talent British people Craig Revel Horwood Craig Revel Horwood Dance David Hasselhoff English people Family Relation Human Interest judge Olly Murs Radio 1 Scott Mills Scott Mills Simon Webbe Strictly Come Dancing United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:04:01 +0000 joem 17438 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Modern Family wins record-tying fifth straight Emmy for best TV comedy http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/modern-family-wins-record-tying-fifth-straight-emmy-best-tv-comedy260814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Fifth season of popular sitcom culminated in wedding of gay couple Mitch and Cam</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/modern-family-wins-record-tying-fifth-straight-emmy-best-tv-comedy260814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/modern-family-wins-record-tying-fifth-straight-emmy-best-tv-comedy260814#comments Entertainment 54th Primetime Emmy Awards 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards ABC Acting American film directors Benedict Cumberbatch Cam Cinema of the United States Emmy Eric Stonestreet fifth Emmy Film Jesse Tyler Ferguson Kathy Bates Mitch Modern Family Primetime Emmy Award Steve Levitan Supporting actor Television the Emmys Ty Burrell Ty Burrell Tue, 26 Aug 2014 04:07:41 +0000 gregh 17435 at http://www.gaystarnews.com The Normal Heart wins Emmy for best TV movie after being shut out in other categories http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/normal-heart-wins-emmy-best-tv-movie-after-being-shut-out-other-categories260814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Writer Larry Kramer, wearing ACT UP cap, is escorted to stage by director Ryan Murphy and accompanied by cast members</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/normal-heart-wins-emmy-best-tv-movie-after-being-shut-out-other-categories260814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/normal-heart-wins-emmy-best-tv-movie-after-being-shut-out-other-categories260814#comments Entertainment activist and author AIDS Alfred Molina Arts Barbra Streisand Cinema of the United States Cosmo Kramer director Emmy HBO Health Jim Parsons Joe Mantello Julia Roberts Julia Roberts Kramer Larry Kramer Larry Kramer Larry Kramrr Literature Mark Bomer Mark Ruffalo Mark Ruffalo New York City Ruyan Ryan Murphy Ryan Murphy Social Issues the Emmy Award The Normal Heart The Tony Award Theatre Tue, 26 Aug 2014 01:56:16 +0000 gregh 17434 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Jim Parsons wins his fourth best actor in a comedy Emmy for The Big Bang Theory http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/jim-parsons-wins-his-fourth-best-actor-comedy-emmy-big-bang-theory260814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Openly gay actor thanks his late father for always encouraging him</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/jim-parsons-wins-his-fourth-best-actor-comedy-emmy-big-bang-theory260814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/jim-parsons-wins-his-fourth-best-actor-comedy-emmy-big-bang-theory260814#comments Entertainment actor Big Bang Big Bang Theory British people CBS Don Cheadle Emmy English people Film fourth Emmy Jim Parsons Jim Parsons Louis C.K. Matt LeBlanc Parsons Ricky Gervais Ricky Gervais Television The Big Bang Theory The Big Bang Theory William H. Macy Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:45:55 +0000 gregh 17432 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Matt Bomer to play 'very warped' role on American Horror Story: Freak Show http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/matt-bomer-play-very-warped-role-american-horror-story-freak-show250814 <!--paging_filter--><p> In demand actor will squeeze in guest spot with filming of Magic Mike 2</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/matt-bomer-play-very-warped-role-american-horror-story-freak-show250814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/matt-bomer-play-very-warped-role-american-horror-story-freak-show250814#comments Entertainment actor American Horror Story Candidate Position Emmy Film Glee In Time Magic Mike Matt Bomer Matthew Bomer Ryan Murphy Ryan Murphy Television Television in the United States The Normal Heart White Collar Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:56:12 +0000 gregh 17431 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Gay couple Angel Haze and Ireland Baldwin rock VMAs red carpet http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/gay-couple-angel-haze-and-ireland-baldwin-rock-vmas-red-carpet250814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Holding hands, rapper Haze and model Baldwin were described by MTV as 'the cutest VMA couple of the night’</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/gay-couple-angel-haze-and-ireland-baldwin-rock-vmas-red-carpet250814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/gay-couple-angel-haze-and-ireland-baldwin-rock-vmas-red-carpet250814#comments Entertainment Alec Baldwin Alec Baldwin Angel Haze California Cinema of the United States Haze Human Interest Kim Basinger Kim Basinger model MTV Video Music Award Person Attributes Rapper Television the Video Music Awards United States Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:45:09 +0000 liamj 17426 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Michael Sam sacks 'Johnny Football' twice in a preseason game http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/michael-sam-sacks-johnny-football-twice-preseason-game240814 <!--paging_filter--><p> 'It was fun getting to play against Manziel in an NFL game'</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/michael-sam-sacks-johnny-football-twice-preseason-game240814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/michael-sam-sacks-johnny-football-twice-preseason-game240814#comments Entertainment American football Cleveland defensive end ESPN Football Johnny Manziel Michael Sam National Football League National Football League National Football League Person Education quarterback Quarterback sack Sports in the United States St. Louis Rams Sun, 24 Aug 2014 17:51:07 +0000 Jamesw 17421 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Arrow’s John Barrowman and Colton Haynes take the ice bucket challenge http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/arrow%E2%80%99s-john-barrowman-and-colton-haynes-take-ice-bucket-challenge240814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Arrow’s John Barrowman took the ice bucket challenge with his husband Scott Gill wearing only a jock strap, and he then challenged hunky co-star Colton Haynes who accepted</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/arrow%E2%80%99s-john-barrowman-and-colton-haynes-take-ice-bucket-challenge240814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/arrow%E2%80%99s-john-barrowman-and-colton-haynes-take-ice-bucket-challenge240814#comments Entertainment actor Barrowman British people Bucket chair Colton Colton Haynes Haynes Human Interest John Barrowman John Barrowman Lou Gehrig Nationality Scott Gill Scottish people Technology Vancouver Sun, 24 Aug 2014 07:06:55 +0000 andrewp 17417 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Busy Jason Collins will decide by next month if he wants to try to play in NBA next season http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/busy-jason-collins-will-decide-next-month-if-he-wants-try-play-nba-next-season240814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Tells Gay Star News: 'I go back and forth on what my next steps will be'</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/busy-jason-collins-will-decide-next-month-if-he-wants-try-play-nba-next-season240814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/busy-jason-collins-will-decide-next-month-if-he-wants-try-play-nba-next-season240814#comments Entertainment Charles Barkley Chicago Education in the United States Gay Star Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network Human Interest Jason Collins Jason Collins LGBT rights organizations Martina Navratilova National Basketball Association National Basketball Association NBA New Jersey Nets Person Attributes player Politics Sports Tennis the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association the NBA Sun, 24 Aug 2014 00:03:57 +0000 gregh 17414 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Doctor Who shows its first ever lesbian kiss http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/doctor-who-shows-its-first-ever-lesbian-kiss230814 <!--paging_filter--><p> Madame Vastra and Jenny Flint locked lips in a climactic scene in the first episode of the eighth season of British science fiction series</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/doctor-who-shows-its-first-ever-lesbian-kiss230814" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/doctor-who-shows-its-first-ever-lesbian-kiss230814#comments Entertainment Biology Catrin Stewart Companion Doctor Doctor Who Eleventh Doctor episodes Fiction Human Interest Jenny Flint Kiss Lesbian Lesbian kiss episode Neve McIntosh Neve McIntosh Person Relation Series Silurian Sontaran Television Time Lord Sat, 23 Aug 2014 20:34:04 +0000 joem 17412 at http://www.gaystarnews.com