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.

12 LGBT Soap Characters That Broke New Ground

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First appearing in 1994, General Hospital character John Hanley, and actor Lee Mathis, were both HIV-positive.
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12 LGBT Soap Characters That Broke New Ground

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In 1982, Donna Pescow (of Saturday Night Fever fame) played All My Children’s Dr. Lynn Carson, the first gay character on an American soap.

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12 LGBT Soap Characters That Broke New Ground

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Trans actor Scott Turner Schofield has made television history as the first trans actor to play a trans character on an American daytime soap opera -- The Bold and the Beauti
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7 Things List: May 29, 2015

7 Things That Are Everything This Week

Our entertainment and events highlights this week include the gayest days of Disney World, geeking out with the adorbs vlogger Paul Charles, and James Franco's latest attempt to become a gay icon.

The Hidden Gay World of 'Star Trek'

The Hidden Gay World of Star Trek

When you think about science fiction, what comes to mind? Maybe some silvery uniforms, blue guys with antennas, blinking lights. You know, the future.

PHOTOS: The Bare Truths of Trans Men

PHOTOS: The Bare Truths of Trans Men

Jean-François Bouchard's Transpose invites viewers to look beyond society's assumptions about trans men's lives.

Queer Filmmakers Embark on 'Twin Peaks' Documentary

Queer Filmmakers Embark on Twin Peaks Documentary

Former BUTT Magazine editor Adam Baran is raising funds on Kickstarter to tell the story of an abused gay teen's obsession with Lynch's masterpiece.

Hulu Ditches Duggar Show, Advertisers Fleeing

Hulu Ditches Duggar Show, Advertisers Fleeing

TLC may have no choice but to cancel the show in the wake of a molestation scandal.

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