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October 23, 2014

The former Friends actor offers a biological argument for gay men being ‘superhuman’, and talks about the possibility of a judging appearance on RuPaul’s Drag Race for her character, Valerie Cherish

Actor Lisa Kudrow will always be famous for her long-running role as Phoebe on the hit sitcom Friends, but she also has a cult following for her portrayal of sitcom D-lister Valerie Cherish on HBO’s The Comeback.

The series, which was co-created by Kudrow and Sex & The City producer Michael Patrick King, first premiered in 2005, ran for one season, and then was promptly cancelled.

September 17, 2013

'It's wild that they are all happening at the same time but I'm going with it'

Dan Bucatinsky was one of the big winners at last night's Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles where he took home the guest actor in a drama series prize for ABC's Scandal.

Gay Star News chatted with the busy actor-producer-writer at an event weeks before the Emmys and his excitement over merely being nominated was overflowing.

September 17, 2013

'It's wild that they are all happening at the same time but I'm going with it'

Dan Bucatinsky was one of the big winners at last night's Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles where he took home the guest actor in a drama series prize for ABC's Scandal.

Gay Star News chatted with the busy actor-producer-writer at an event weeks before the Emmys and his excitement over merely being nominated was overflowing.

May 22, 2013

Jennifer Aniston, Matthew Perry and Courtney Cox, otherwise known as Rachel, Chandler and Monica star in skit

Could we BE anymore excited about this?

Ellen DeGeneres has reunited half the stars of Friends for a new promotional clip.

In the video, Jennifer Aniston visits Matthew Perry for advice on co-hosting the comic’s daytime talk show.

Awkwardly, she catches her former Friend at a bad time as it is revealed Perry is ‘sleeping’ with Courtney Cox.

DeGeneres and Arrested Development actress Portia DeRossi are also in the short video.

While they don’t feature, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer and Matt LeBlanc are all mentioned in the skit.

February 11, 2013

'I say live your own life however you want to live it, I say love who you want'

Stars like Darren Criss, Andrew Rannells and the cast of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills got all the red carpet attention Saturday (9 February) at the Family Equality Council's awards dinner in Los Angeles as honoree Chris Kluwe slipped by virtually unnoticed.

But by the end of evening, everyone was talking about NFL player Kluwe whose visibility as an LGBT activist grew exponentially last September when he blasted Maryland Assembly Delegate Emmett C. Burns Jr. in a withering, profanity-laced letter.

August 10, 2012

Legendary star plays Reba McEntire's outspoken mom on new ABC sitcom

It was more than 40 years ago that Lily Tomlin came to fame as a cast member of TV's Laugh-In where the world was introduced to such characters as condescending telephone operator Ernestine and a precocious five-and-a-half year old named Edith Ann.

In the new ABC sitcom Malibu Country, the legendary performer unveils a new character to audiences: an outspoken Southern woman named Lillie Mae whose daughter is played by Reba McEntire.