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.
Big Geeky Gay Read: 'Batgirl' 32
June 16 2014 2:38 PM ET

Big Geeky Gay Read: Batgirl 32

Brian Andersen

Batgirl’s bisexual trans roommate is caught mid-hookup in the comic's latest issue.

George Takei Wants to Know: Are You Afraid of PDA?
June 16 2014 1:40 PM ET

George Takei Wants to Know: Are You Afraid of PDA?

Lucas Grindley

He shared a video that he says should help end "the ick factor" in public discourse.

'Game of Thrones' Hunk Cast as Aquaman
June 16 2014 1:39 PM ET

Game of Thrones Hunk Cast as Aquaman

Brian Andersen

Rumors that Jason Momoa will be diving into the role of Auqaman in the Batman vs. Superman feature film have begun swimming through the internet.

June 16 2014 11:38 AM ET

Model Andrej Pejić Joins The Little Mermaid as Ariel's Sister

The androgynous model will play one of Ariel's sisters in what will be his big screen debu, joining Sofia Coppola's live-action adaptation of the Disney classic

June 16 2014 10:31 AM ET

More than Hodor: Game of Thrones' Kristian Nairn On Being Gay

In a series that constantly shocks on screen, Kristian Nairn, who plays Hodor on Game of Thrones, the towering half-wit, surprised many fans with news of his personal life.

Discover Why 'Body Geographic' Was Named Best Lesbian Memoir
June 16 2014 6:00 AM ET

Discover Why Body Geographic Is The Best Lesbian Memoir

Barrie Jean Borich

Barrie Jean Borich's Body Geographic just won a Lambda Literary Award for Best Lesbian Memoir. Read an exclusive excerpt below.

Op-ed: Lesbians And Hollywood's Old 'Wholesomeness' Code
June 16 2014 5:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Lesbians And Hollywood's Old 'Wholesomeness' Code

Allie Esslinger

Regulations barred movie studios from positively portraying LGBT people, particularly women, until 1968. Decades later, films still struggle to feature deep, female queer characters.

WATCH: Hodor From GoT Plays 'Family Feud'
June 14 2014 2:40 PM ET

WATCH: Hodor From GoT Plays 'Family Feud'

Jami Smith

The Game of Thrones season finale is this weekend. To celebrate, Jimmy Kimmel imagines what it would be like if his favorite character Hodor (played by gay actor, Christian Nairn) competed on Family Feud.

Photo Book: Hustlers
June 14 2014 5:26 AM ET

Photo Book: Hustlers

Christopher Harrity

Eve Fowler's photo book Hustlers stares unflinchingly at young men plying their trade.

Hot Sheet: June 13, 2014
June 13 2014 5:29 PM ET

Hot Sheet: Pride Gone Wild Editors

Our top 10 entertainment and events highlights this week include World Pride, Boston and Oregon Pride, Channing Tatum Pride, and some Dragon queens.

Gay of Thrones Star Slays With Recap Realness
June 13 2014 4:45 PM ET

Gay of Thrones Star Slays With Recap Realness

Brian Andersen

To prepare for this Sunday’s Game of Thrones season finale, we dish with the hilarious host of the popular Web series Gay of Thrones.

Kathy Griffin Announced as Host of 2014 Daytime Emmy Awards
June 13 2014 3:39 PM ET

Kathy Griffin to Host 2014 Daytime Emmy Awards

Daniel Reynolds

The comedian will host the first Daytime Emmy Awards that will be broadcast globally through online streaming.

June 13 2014 1:04 PM ET

Best-Dressed Man of the Week: Nolan Funk at 22 Jump Street Premiere

The Awkward star embraces the red carpet sneaker trend