Andy Rooneys Sullied Legacy
November 06 2011 6:34 PM ET

Andy Rooney's Sullied Legacy

Trudy Ring

As the obituaries come out on Andy Rooney following his death on Friday, LGBT audiences may recall his history of homophobic statements — although his attitude softened in recent years.

Hung Transgender Actress Just Wants Respect
November 04 2011 6:00 AM ET

’s Transgender Actress Just Wants Respect 

Diane Anderson-Minshall

When the HBO series tackles a trans storyline this week, it will call upon trans actress Jamie Clayton to bring real-life lessons to the part.

The Lesbian Star of Criminal Minds Goes Noir
October 31 2011 4:00 PM ET

The Lesbian Star of Goes Noir 

Diane Anderson-Minshall

The Lesbian Star of Goes Noir

TV Mastermind Jane Espenson From Ellen to Buffy to Evil Queens
October 27 2011 3:05 PM ET

TV Mastermind Jane Espenson: From to to Evil Queens

Neal Broverman

She has likely written for one of your favorite shows, be it Gilmore Girls, The O.C., Battlestar Galactica, or the new Once Upon a Time. The quick-wit tells The Advocate about her new gay webseries.

Rosie Forgives Tracy Morgan for Antigay Jokes
October 26 2011 3:30 PM ET

Rosie Forgives Tracy Morgan for Antigay Jokes Editors

Rosie talks with the comedian on her OWN talk show and tells him he's forgiven — at least by her.

10 Reasons You Should Watch Rules of Engagement
October 20 2011 9:25 PM ET

10 Reasons You Should Watch  

Diane Anderson-Minshall

A lot was queer about the show even before it added a recurring lesbian character, played by actress Sara Rue.

Sal Mineo Wronged Again
October 20 2011 5:08 PM ET

Op-Ed: Sal Mineo—Another Wrongful Death

Advocate Contributors

The author of the definitive biography of the late actor takes issue with the wrongheaded depiction of Mineo's 1976 murder in last night's episode of the hit series American Horror Story.

Gonna Fly Now
October 11 2011 8:00 AM ET

Backstory: Gonna Fly Now

Jeff Yarbrough

A report from the set of Dancing With the Stars: From his first Advocate cover to a mother-son moment on primetime television, a previous editor tracks our history with Cher, Chaz, and becoming a symbol, or something.

October 05 2011 7:35 PM ET

Star Makes Us Want to Buy an Xbox Editors

Real L Word Star Jill Goldstein appears in new Xbox commercial.

Chris March Gives Reality Fashion a Mad Makeover
October 04 2011 7:00 AM ET

 Chris March Gives Reality Fashion a Mad Makeover

Diane Anderson-Minshall

The Project Runway contestant everyone loved premieres tonight in his own show, and it’s the anti–reality show in many ways.

Who Are the LGBT Characters on the New Fall Season
September 29 2011 10:30 AM ET

Who Are the LGBT Characters on the New Fall Season?

Lucas Grindley

A report from GLAAD says the number of LGBT characters is decreasing. Here's a look at who's in primetime on the networks.

Straight Talk with Adam Pally
September 28 2011 1:15 PM ET

Straight Talk with Adam Pally

Brandon Voss

No matter whom his gay character inspires or offends on Happy Endings, Adam Pally's primary goal is to be as funny as possible.

Valley of the Dolls Adapted For TV By Precious Director
September 26 2011 8:47 PM ET

Adapted for TV by Director

Advocate Contributors

Valley of the Dolls, the venerable cautionary tale of three young women climbing the show business ladder, will be adapted as a television series by Lee Daniels, the Oscar-nominated gay director of the 2009 drama Precious.