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May 11, 2014

The lesbian Hollywood actress talks about the gay sex scandal of her X-Men director and being called a ‘dyke’ at school

Lesbian Canadian actress Ellen Page admits she is disturbed by the allegations facing gay X-Men director Bryan Singer.

In an interview with the Hollywood Reporter, the X-Men: Days of Future Past actress spoke about the allegations of sexual abuse recently brought against Singer.

Page said she found the allegations ‘super, super disturbing.’

March 24, 2014

New superhero film will be the first major release after Page came out as lesbian in a heartfelt Valentine's Day speech

X-Men: Days of Future Past has premiered a new trailer.

Starring gay actors Ian McKellen and Ellen Page, the superhero film is a follow up to 2011’s prequel X-Men: First Class.

It will unite the cast of the original trilogy with the newer stars like James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender and Jennifer Lawrence.

Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry and Nicholas Hoult are also among the other returning cast members.

February 25, 2014

British actors and best friends say the films are a clear metaphor for the gay rights movement

The X-Men series is about the gay rights movement, according to stars Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart.

The esteemed British actors and best friends, who play enemies Magneto and Professor Charles Xavier in the movie franchise, say the persecution of ‘mutants’ in the film reflects the struggles of the LGBT community.

‘Mutants are like gays, they’re cast out by society for not good reason,’ McKellen said.

July 21, 2013

Actors Ian McKellen and Michael Fassbender take part in an X-Men panel at Comic-Con

At Comic-Con, a yearly convention highlighting comic books and other popular art forms, Ian McKellen and Michael Fassbender shared the stage for a panel on X-Men.

For those not in the know, the actors play a character called Magneto. However, McKellen portrays him as an older man in the movies X-Men and X2.

February 13, 2013

'Just recently, it bugs her. ... She goes: 'It's big. It's everywhere!''

Hugh Jackman, nominated for an Oscar this year for Les Miserables, has always shrugged off the persistent rumors that he must be gay.

But for his wife of 17 years, Deborra-Lee Furness, the gay talk is becoming more bothersome as the years go on.

'Just recently, it bugs her,' Jackman admits in the new issue of The Hollywood Reporter. 'She goes: 'It's big. It's everywhere!' '

December 15, 2011

Kathy Griffin has trouble reconciling Jackman's movie image with his 'gay' Broadway show

Kathy Griffin seems shocked to have discovered what a versatile star Hugh Jackman is.

The commediene tells the audience in her upcoming Bravo special that when she was in New York and took in Hugh Jackman: Back on Broadway, she was not prepared for the show's 'level of fabulousness.'