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December 5, 2012

Government draws up action plan to tackle male prostitution in cities including Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang

Gay male prostitution is on the increase in several cities across Vietnam, according to government officials.

Le Van Quy, deputy director of the Ho Chi Minh City Bureau for Social Evil Prevention, claims a growing number of men are becoming gay sex workers in the South East Asian country, reported Vietnamnet Bridge.

September 3, 2012

Hollywood star says he said yes to part as male escort Julian in 1980 thriller because he liked the 'gay thing'

Richard Gere says he took his career defining role as a male escort in American Gigolo because of the movie's gay subtext.

The Hollywood superstar became a pin-up with both women and gay men after playing hustler Julian in the 1980 thriller, written and directed by Paul Schrader.

In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, the 63-year-old actor says he was only given a day to decide whether he wanted to take the part which involved full frontal nudity.