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.
June 20 2014 3:33 PM ET

Why Rick Perry Is Beyond Repair

Author Suzanna Danuta Walters says we should demand equality—but don't use the argument that we're 'born this way' as the reason

June 20 2014 12:47 PM ET

Matt Bomer, Jim Parsons Win at Critics’ Choice Television Awards

Both The Normal Heart & OITNB win big

June 20 2014 11:35 AM ET

Broken Heart Land Addresses Critical LGBT Issues in America’s Bible Belt

A new doc follows an Oklahoma family to discover how the tragedy of losing a son turned them into advocates

June 20 2014 10:33 AM ET

Jersey Boys: Turning Friend of Dorothy into Friend of Bob

Is this Clint Eastwood's movie to watch gays by?

The Supernatural Civil Rights Movement of 'True Blood'
June 20 2014 10:00 AM ET

LGBT Equality? It's Only (Super)natural

Daniel Reynolds

Actress Kristin Bauer van Straten and media authorities from GLAAD and Outfest reflect on the LGBT legacy of True Blood.

Queer-Casting the Next X-Men Movie
June 20 2014 8:00 AM ET

Queer-Casting the Next X-Men Movie

Brian Andersen

We pick 10 LGBT characters who are ready to make their big-screen debut in the upcoming X-Men sequel, plus the actors who could easily slip into their boots.

PHOTOS: The LGBT Characters of 'True Blood'
June 20 2014 6:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: The LGBT Characters of True Blood

Daniel Reynolds

Revisit the LGBT characters from the past six seasons of the popular HBO show.

June 19 2014 5:52 PM ET

Ariana Grande's Brother Frankie to Compete on Big Brother

...And 5 other things you should know today

Trans Women Share Writing Summer Book Tour
June 19 2014 12:58 PM ET

Trans Women Share Writing in Summer Book Tour

Mitch Kellaway

Topside Press has organized a summer tour of groundbreaking transgender women writers visiting bookstores across the Northeast US.

June 19 2014 9:31 AM ET

Judy Shepard to Present Jason Collins With Trailblazer Award

Edith Windsor, Roberta Kaplan, and Orange Is the New Black also to be honored

Queer Comics: Featuring 'Vexed Wisecracker'
June 19 2014 9:00 AM ET

Queer Comics: Featuring Vexed Wisecracker

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Pool parties, hetero porn, and a lonely Valentine's Day make up this week's installment.

#TBT: The Gay Jersey Boy
June 19 2014 8:00 AM ET

#TBT: The Gay Jersey Boy

Christopher Harrity

Bob Crewe was the gay mega-talent composer and producer behind the Four Seasons as well as practically everybody else you ever heard on the radio.

PHOTOS: Trans People Show 'Who We Are, What We Have to Offer'
June 19 2014 7:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: Trans People Show 'What We Have to Offer'

Mitch Kellaway

The Transcending Gender Project focuses on trans people's contributions, rather than their bodies.