Entertainment Interviews

The three Chers of The Cher Show. From left to right: Lady (Teal Wicks), Star (Stephanie J. Block), and Baby (Micaela Diamond)
The Cher Show is the empowering musical women need right now

REVIEW: The Cher Show sends a much-needed (and age-old) message about female empowerment

Non-binary singer Grayson
How leaving the Mormon Church helped this non-binary singer find their true self

EXCLUSIVE: Grayson tells GSN about being ‘shut off’ in the Church

A still from the video for Afterglow by Christopher Sorensen
Gay teen gets his heart broken by older man in powerful new pop video

EXCLUSIVE: The song, Afterglow, is the latest track from California-based singer songwriter Christopher Sorensen

Netta's Toy is the hot favorite to win Eurovision Song Contest
Eurovision Song Contest winner Netta: ‘I never ever want to compete again’

Netta also answers why she wore a kimono for her performance: ‘I love Pokémon!’

Aaron Pfeiffer and Sedric Perry are FHAT
Man explores secret fetish in new video from queer electro-pop duo FHAT

EXCLUSIVE: US-originated, Berlin-based duo FHAT have just revealed a new video featuring actor Olisa Odele

Meet artist Frank Sansone: a lover of Disney, Drag, and Broadway

Starting from a young age, Frank Sansone developed a love of drawing and Disney

Jam Rostron is Planningtorock - interview with Gay Star News
Meet the genderqueer pop star you didn’t realize you need in your life

EXCLUSIVE: Planningtorock’s new album, Powerhouse, is one of the finest of 2018. David Hudson talked to Jam Rostron about the work’s candid songs

Keira Knightley as Colette
Colette’s gay director Wash Westmoreland talks casting trans actors in cis roles

EXCLUSIVE: GSN talks to him about his new queer film starring Keira Knightley

Cast members of Where The Bears Are
Why we’re bringing Where The Bears Are to an end

The final season of successful gay web series Where The Bears Are hits YouTube next week. Its creators explain why it will be the last one

Felix and the Future
Meet Felix and the Future – a singer drawn to superstition, drag queens, and what lurks in the dark

EXCLUSIVE: He also talks about being a Mexican-American in Trump’s America

a rainbow flag with the taiwan flag in its corner being waved in a public square
Old tensions brew between Taiwan & China in lead-up to Gay Games

GSN speaks with an international relations expert on what the Taiwan-China feud could mean for the LGBTI sporting event

Piyarat Kaljareuk is Executive Producer of Drag Race Thailand
Meet the man who brought Drag Race to Thailand

Piyarat Kaljareuk is the rising gay media mogul who executive produced the first season of Drag Race Thailand

Morgxn
Meet Morgxn, a new queer singer shaking up the music scene

Exclusive: He talks to GSN about gender and facing discrimination at the Women’s March

Craig Johnson, director of Alex Strangelove
Alex Strangelove director on complicated gay characters: ‘We are dirty, messy people’

EXCLUSIVE: Craig Johnson talks sex, bullying, and bisexuality

Gay Dancing With The Stars finalist: I believe in polyamory

EXCLUSIVE: Italy’s Giovanni Ciacci’s open up about his unconventional personal life ahead of his participation in the final of Ballando con le Stelle

Matthew Olson, the Shirtless Violinist
This Shirtless Violinist hopes to inspire with his music (and abs)

Exclusive: Matthew Olshski talks to GSN about making gay Disney love stories and more

Victoria Beltran
Meet Victoria Beltran: the trans model and actress who was outed by the media

‘I felt like I was a boy who grew up into a woman’

Netta's Toy is the hot favorite to win Eurovision Song Contest
Meet the gay composer of Netta’s Toy, the song tipped to win Eurovision

On controversy: ‘We love Eurovision drama! We’re gays!’

Karamo Brown stars in Queer Eye | Photographer: Zach Alston, Stylist: Raven Roberts
Queer Eye’s Karamo wants to see show help women and trans people

Exclusive: One of the Fab 5 gives his take on who he would love to see as the sixth member

Becca Blackwell
Meet Becca Blackwell, the nonbinary comedian behind They, Themself and Schmerm

They also recently appeared on three episodes of Showtime dramady, Shameless

Jeff Is He in the video to accompany his track, Mistress
New rap video doesn’t pull punches showing same-sex love in trouble

EXCLUSIVE: US rapper and queer musician Jeff Is He reveals the video for his new track, Mistress

Sam Stanley lives in Sicily with long term partner Laurence
Gay rugby player Sam Stanley says he may never return to the sport professionally

Undisclosed injury lead Stanley to quit and relocate to Sicily with fiancé Laurence

Shamir
Shamir on getting dropped, bipolar breakdown and returning on his own terms

The queer, Philadelphia-based singer on the problem with ‘straight dudes’ and dealing with his mental health issues

Hanne Gaby Odiele is speaking out on intersex issues
Vogue intersex model Hanne Gaby Odiele: ‘Sex, like gender and orientation, is a spectrum’

Read our exclusive interview with Hanne Gaby Odiele: ‘What’s not broken doesn’t need fixing’

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Murdered Joe Orton was a queer sex radical before his time

As Entertaining Mr Sloane and Loot are re-issued we look back at Joe Orton, 50 years after the gay playwright was killed by his partner

Peppermint reveals all about RuPaul’s Drag Race, her new film and whether she’d go on All Stars

Listen to our exclusive interview with Peppermint, first runner-up of RuPaul’s Drag Race season 9