Arts & Entertainment
In the Arts & Entertainment section, The Advocate brings readers all the latest news on Hollywood, Broadway, and beyond. From New York to Los Angeles, The Advocate shines a spotlight on the stars of the screen who are lending their voices to support the LGBT community, as well as gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individuals who are moving the cultural needle. Discover A-list interviews, the best gay movies and reviews of theater, music, books and television. Learn how Arts & Entertainment can shape national dialogue and can work to advance equality.
The LGBT Films of AFI Fest 2014
October 30 2014 7:00 AM ET

The LGBT Films of AFI Fest 2014

Daniel Reynolds and Jase Peeples

The Advocate highlights eight stellar LGBT films that will be screened at AFI Fest, which runs November 6-14 in Los Angeles.

Op-ed: Why Aren't More Trans Women in Paintings?
October 30 2014 5:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Where Are Trans Women in Paintings?

Janet Bruesselbach

Discover how straight, cisgender painter Janet Bruesselbach plans to change the future of art history with her portrait series, Daughters of Mercury, featuring trans women as subjects.

The Self Portraits of Jason Grim
October 30 2014 5:00 AM ET

The Self Portraits of Jason Grim

Christopher Harrity

The delightfully horrible self-portraits of Jason Grim each seem to tell a complete story, and that story is just perfect for this time of year.

WATCH: Bianca Del Rio and Adore Delano Star in Starbucks' First LGBT Commercial
October 29 2014 5:23 PM ET

WATCH: Starbucks' First LGBT Ad Is a Real Drag

Jase Peeples

The coffee company’s first LGBT commercial is a real drag.

Hedwig Star Michael C. Hall Had His Wig Snatched
October 29 2014 9:00 AM ET

Hedwig's Michael C. Hall Had His Wig Snatched

Brandon Voss

A bad fan may have stolen one of the blonde wigs from Broadway's Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

Getting Nostalgic With Annie Lennox
October 29 2014 6:00 AM ET

Getting Nostalgic With Annie Lennox

Jase Peeples

With the release of her sixth solo studio album, Nostalgia, Annie Lennox opens up about her place in history as an LGBT icon, the role of art in activism, and her hope for a label-free world.

Sean Hayes Is Engaged to Scott Icenogle
October 28 2014 3:13 PM ET

Sean Hayes Is Engaged

Daniel Reynolds

A representative confirmed the engagement after the Will & Grace actor was spotted wearing a ring.

We Asked the Stars of Halloweenie: What's Your Greatest Fear?
October 28 2014 6:00 AM ET

We Asked the Stars of Halloweenie: What's Your Greatest Fear?

Daniel Reynolds

Lance Bass, Steve Grand, Jai Rodriguez, and more reveal what makes their skin crawl at Fred and Jason's Halloweenie.

In the Galleries: Gilbert & George Whippet Good
October 28 2014 4:00 AM ET

In the Galleries: Gilbert & George Whippet Good

Christopher Harrity

Partners in love and art since 1967, these fresh works in a current exhibit show the lasting strength of their artistic vision.

Frighteningly Fun Flix: The Advocate's Favorite Films for Halloween
October 27 2014 7:00 AM ET

Frighteningly Fun Flix: Our Favorite Halloween Films Editors

The Advocate staff picks our favorite scream-worthy films to screen during the most spooktacular time of the year.

Excerpt: Sex, Objectification, STD Tests, and Writing a Trans 'Nonfiction Novel'
October 27 2014 6:00 AM ET

Sex, Objectification, and Writing Trans Nonfiction

Elliot Deline

Elliott Deline tells The Advocate his new book gets more 'autobiographical, and arguably more scandalous' than ever before, touching on his relationships to sex, alcohol, love, and being made a 'spectacle' as a trans person.

Gallery of Geek: Robby Cook
October 26 2014 5:22 PM ET

Robby Cook's Disney-Geek Mash Up

Brian Andersen

Out cartoonist Robby Cook combines the cute and the heroic to create amazing mash-ups.

Final Film Starring Robin Williams as a Gay Man May Not Be Released
October 26 2014 4:25 PM ET

Robin Williams' Final Film, Playing Gay Man, May Not Screen

Jase Peeples

'It's really sad but it is looking impossible that Boulevard will ever see the light of day now,' says a source.