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.
PHOTOS: George Takei Is Marvel-ous at L.A. LGBT Center Vanguard Awards
November 15 2014 7:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: L.A. LGBT Center Vanguard Awards

Daniel Reynolds

The To Be Takei star was honored alongside Marvel Entertainment and L.A. County supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky at the LGBT group's annual fundraiser.

PHOTOS: Explore TransCuba
November 15 2014 6:01 AM ET

PHOTOS: Explore TransCuba

Mitch Kellaway

As Cuba emerges from decades under the repressive regime of Fidel Castro, the island nation's embrace of diversity is powerfully captured in photographer Mariette Pathy Allen's new book, TransCuba.

Why Sam Champion Denounced Morning Show 'Hysteria'
November 15 2014 6:00 AM ET

Why Sam Champion Denounced Morning Show 'Hysteria'

Dawn Ennis

The hottest weatherman on TV offers viewers a brighter way to start the day.

Meet The Newest Members of Chicago's Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame
November 14 2014 4:18 PM ET

Meet The Newest Members of Chicago's Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame

Trudy Ring

Inductees into the nation's only government-supported LGBT hall of fame made their mark in a variety of endeavors.

Will NPH Be People Magazine's First Out Sexiest Man Alive?
November 14 2014 3:12 PM ET

Will NPH Be People Magazine's First Out Sexiest Man Alive?

Alexander Kirk

Neil Patrick Harris is a top contender in the race for People's Sexiest Man Alive!

Hot Sheet: November 14, 2014
November 14 2014 2:39 PM ET

Hot Sheet: Of Bats and Boys Editors

Our top 10 arts and entertainment highlights this week include Jennifer Hudson, Aaliyah, Channing Tatum, the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, and those campy adventures of Batman in the '60s.

Seat Filler: Our New York Theater Guide for November 2014
November 14 2014 8:00 AM ET

5 Must-See Shows: What's Gay Off-Broadway

Brandon Voss

Planning to see theater in NYC? Check out these five new LGBT-inclusive shows.

Celebs Share Personal Stories of TV's Influence on LGBT Equality
November 14 2014 6:00 AM ET

Celebs Get Personal: Has TV Impacted LGBT Equality? 

Jase Peeples

Portia de Rossi, Jason Collins, Chris Kluwe, and more share personal stories of TV’s impact on LGBT equality at the Paley Center for Media’s annual Los Angeles gala.

In the Galleries: A.B. Miner
November 14 2014 5:00 AM ET

In the Galleries: A.B. Miner

Christopher Harrity

Miner, a gay trans man, deals with diverse masculinities in his art. Topics range from bodily shame to back hair portraits to a comparative study of animal penises.

November 13 2014 4:15 PM ET

How Foxcatcher Promotes Gay Pathology

Bennett Miller’s films depict gayness as part of a character’s perverse idiosyncrasy, like Philip Seymour Hoffman’s stunt performance in the 2004 Capote.

WATCH: Nick Jonas Drops His Pants for Ellen
November 13 2014 1:49 PM ET

WATCH: Nick Jonas Drops His Pants for Ellen

Jase Peeples

The pop singer told Ellen, 'I'm done taking my shirt off,' but that didn't stop him from ditching his pants during his appearance on her talk show.

November 12 2014 1:56 PM ET

More On Brooklyn Nine-Nine's Hilarious Gay Couple

'He’s a really nice guy to be married to,' Marc Evan Jackson says of his co-star Andre Braugher

The Backstory on 'Pride'
November 12 2014 8:04 AM ET

The Backstory on Pride

Mauro Meneghelli

Jonathan Blake was one of the members of the group Lesbians and Gays Support Miners, and its story inspired the wonderful movie Pride by Matthew Warchus.