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August 31, 2014

Paul Ross, UK journalist and presenter, has admitted to a tabloid newspaper he cheated on his wife with a gay former teacher for one year

A UK journalist and presenter has admitted to cheating on his wife with a gay man.

Paul Ross, a well-known TV and radio presenter in the UK, admitted to the gay affair in today’s The Sun newspaper (August 31).

In addition to the revelation about his gay lover, Ross, 58, also admits to now being addicted to the drug mephedrone. Ross is married with five children.

The tabloid newspaper reveals Ross was filmed with his lover.

July 2, 2014

RuPaul is eager to have it happen: 'Let’s do it! I’m ready for it'

Drag legend RuPaul is interested in hosting a UK version of RuPaul's Drag Race.

According to DragOfficial.com, RuPaul confirms that English television and radio presenter Jonathan Ross has bought rights to do a version of the popular US show in the UK.

Says RuPaul: 'Let’s do it! I’m ready for it. I’m ready for it… so, what’s the next step? He’s got to pitch it to a network?'

May 22, 2014

US Drag Race host says if he was Jonathan Ross, the producer of the UK version, he would hire a British host

RuPaul has offered to host the UK version of Drag Race.

The most famous drag queen in the world has confirmed British chat show host Jonathan Ross has bought the rights to make the competition show in the UK.

RuPaul’s Drag Race has just finished airing its sixth season in the US on Logo and has become a huge LGBTI pop culture phenomenon.

Speaking on their new podcast, Ru said he and Michelle Visage were wondering whether Ross was going to hire them for the show across the pond.

May 22, 2014

US Drag Race host says if he was Jonathan Ross, the producer of the UK version, he would hire a British host

RuPaul has offered to host the UK version of Drag Race.

The most famous drag queen in the world has confirmed British chat show host Jonathan Ross has bought the rights to make the competition show in the UK.

RuPaul’s Drag Race has just finished airing its sixth season in the US on Logo and has become a huge LGBTI pop culture phenomenon.

Speaking on their new podcast, Ru said he and Michelle Visage were wondering whether Ross was going to hire them for the show across the pond.

April 4, 2014

Will the straight chat show host have the charisma, uniqueness, nerve and talent to make a British version werk?

Chat show host Jonathan Ross is producing a British version of hit US show RuPaul’s Drag Race.

While the straight presenter is unlikely to slip into the heels of the most famous drag queen on the planet, he said he was still up for finding Britain’s next drag superstar.

British drag queen and DJ Jodie Harsh will join him in the nationwide hunt for the campest, chicest cross-dresser in the country.

‘I’ve been working with Jodie on a UK version of RuPaul’s Drag Race,’ Ross told the Daily Star.

April 4, 2014

Will the straight chat show host have the charisma, uniqueness, nerve and talent to make a British version werk?

Chat show host Jonathan Ross is producing a British version of hit US show RuPaul’s Drag Race.

While the straight presenter is unlikely to slip into the heels of the most famous drag queen on the planet, he said he was still up for finding Britain’s next drag superstar.

British drag queen and DJ Jodie Harsh will join him in the nationwide hunt for the campest, chicest cross-dresser in the country.

‘I’ve been working with Jodie on a UK version of RuPaul’s Drag Race,’ Ross told the Daily Star.

December 6, 2013

Oscar winner in bed with a cold while Olympic diver begins some serious training

Olympic bronze medalist Tom Daley and Oscar winner Dustin Lance Black have not publicly confirmed - or denied - that they are in a relationship.

But that hasn't stopped them from being two of the two most buzzed about men on social media this week.

Both have left clues that initially made it appear they are together in Houston right now.

December 5, 2013

Olympic diver has revealed in the first interview since coming out that while he has dated girls in the past, he has never 'felt like this' about anyone and believes it could be love

Olympic diver Tom Daley has revealed it was ‘love at first sight’ when he met his new boyfriend.

Rumored to be American screenwriter and gay rights activist Dustin Lance Black, the 19-year-old said he had never felt the feelings of love before he met his match.

‘We were at a party and I hadn’t even spoken to him all night. I didn’t know what to do or if he was gay at first,’ Daley revealed, in an interview with Jonathan Ross.

But while the teen sports star did not know what to do, he still made the first move.

November 1, 2013

British actor Rob James-Collier has revealed it is easier kissing men than women because his wife does not get jealous

Downton Abbey star Rob James-Collier has said it is ‘easier’ kissing men than women.

The British actor, who works as villainous servant Thomas Barrow in the hit period drama, has said his wife gets less jealous over his on-screen romances.

Speaking to Jonathan Ross on his chat show, he said: ‘I find it easier. The way I was thinking was that if you kiss a girl you worry about, one, how big is her boyfriend?

‘Two, is he in the building watching and is he going to kick the shit out of you? And three, what is my missus going to think of it?’

August 16, 2013

British gay comic says he does not feel he has to 'appease' the LGBT community who call him a camp stereotype

March 22, 2013

Hobbit-actor says he will officiate at wedding ceremony of Stewart and singer-songwriter Sunny Ozell

Gandalf-actor Ian McKellen will officiate at the wedding ceremony of X-men star Patrick Stewart when he marries singer-songwriter Sunny Ozell.

McKellen announced the news when he was being interviewed on The Jonathan Ross show last Saturday.

'I'm going to marry Patrick,' said McKellen who acts opposite Stewart in X-men. 'I am going to officiate at his wedding.'

McKellen said he has officiated once before for two men at a civil partnership in the UK. 'I was crying my eyes out,' he said.

March 18, 2013

Openly gay actor talks about starring in new sitcom Viscious with Sir Derek Jacobi, also openly gay

Sir Ian McKellen has talked about his new gay sitcom and growing up in the 1950s.

In the upcoming ITV show ‘Vicious’, starring McKellen and Sir Derek Jacobi, it will look at the life of a 48-year-long relationship between two men living in the heart of Soho.

Talking on The Jonathan Ross Show on Friday night (15 March), McKellen talked about his experiences growing up as a gay man.

May 4, 2012

GSN counts down the top 15 anti-LGBT insults, and the apologies that followed  

With the birth of Twitter and the death of discretion, an increasing number of public figures are candid about their anti-gay sentiments, and are paying for it.

Social media and consumer-driven content means that anything said online gets heard around the world in a matter of mouse clicks.

When homophobic and transphobic remarks are made, and apologies ensue, is it a genuine about-face or a lame attempt at lip service?

January 30, 2012

UK chat show host Jonathan Ross has tweeted an apology after upsetting viewers with a transphobic joke

Jonathan Ross has apologized after a gag about ‘lady boy’ trolley dollies backfired with transgender viewers on his Friday night chat show.

The UK comedian may have swapped channels but he’s still courting controversy, with scores of people tweeting their anger about his transphobic joke on The Jonathan Ross Show.

January 30, 2012

UK chat show host Jonathan Ross has tweeted an apology after upsetting viewers with a transphobic joke

Jonathan Ross has apologized after a gag about ‘lady boy’ trolley dollies backfired with transgender viewers on his Friday night chat show.

The UK comedian may have swapped channels but he’s still courting controversy, with scores of people tweeting their anger about his transphobic joke on The Jonathan Ross Show.