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.
August 08 2014 5:26 PM ET

Sam Smith to Record New James Bond Theme

...and five other things you should know today.

Daniel Radcliffe Talks Moving On and Taking it Off
August 08 2014 8:01 AM ET

Daniel Radcliffe: Moving On and Taking It Off

Jase Peeples

Daniel Radcliffe talks about his latest role in the romantic comedy What If, the evolution of LGBT inclusion in entertainment, and getting naked on film once again.

Op-ed: Why Antigone Rising and the Head of GLAAD Won't Be at Michfest
August 08 2014 7:05 AM ET

Op-ed: Why Antigone Rising and GLAAD's Leader Skip Michfest

Sarah Kate Ellis and Kristen Henderson

While transgender women become increasingly visible, there is one place where the promise of shared womanhood does not include them.

A Bisexual Bank Robber, His Transgender Wife, and a Documentary to Love
August 08 2014 6:15 AM ET

A Bi Bank Robber, His Trans Wife, and a Documentary to Love

Diane Anderson-Minshall

The Dog is a documentary whose subject — a romantic queer criminal who inspired Al Pacino — may seduce you as much as he did wives and lovers.

PHOTOS: LGBT Highlights of the 2014 NYC Fringe Festival
August 08 2014 5:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: LGBT Highlights of FringeNYC 2014

Advocate Contributors

Get the scoop on 20 promising shows featuring LGBT characters and themes at this month's New York International Fringe Festival.

In the Galleries: Ceramics and Perversity
August 08 2014 4:01 AM ET

In the Galleries: Ceramics and Perversity

Christopher Harrity

Art imp Rick Castro contrasts the rubber-encased ceramics of Richard Ankrom and the 'Xeroxed' photos of Josef Jasso in an exhibit both sweet and tart.

LGBT-Themed Musical 'Fun Home' Will Open Its Doors on Broadway
August 07 2014 9:00 PM ET

LGBT-Themed Musical Fun Home Will Open Its Doors on Broadway

Brandon Voss

Jeanine Tesori and Lisa Kron's adaptation of lesbian cartoonist Alison Bechdel's acclaimed 2006 graphic memoir will transfer to Broadway this spring.

August 07 2014 5:10 PM ET

Tom Daley Is In Need of Company—on the London Eye

…And five other things you need to know today.

August 07 2014 4:54 PM ET

Katie Holmes Was Almost Piper on OITNB

If the rumors are to be believed, Katie Holmes nearly portrayed Piper Chapman on the hit Netflix series Orange Is the New Black.

Bay Area Councilwoman Seeks Reelection Despite Relentless Antigay Attacks
August 07 2014 4:00 PM ET

Bay Area Councilwoman Endures Despite Relentless Antigay Attacks

Daniel Reynolds

The vice mayor of Richmond, Calif. fields weekly verbal attacks due to her sexual orientation and race, but carries on in public service.

Gay Dream Team to Bring 'Side Show' Back to Broadway
August 07 2014 1:30 PM ET

Gay Dream Team to Bring Side Show Back to Broadway

Brandon Voss

Bill Condon will direct a revival of Henry Krieger and Bill Russell's Tony-nominated 1997 musical about conjoined twins and carnival oddities.