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.
5 LGBT Characters We'd Love to See in a Justice League Movie
June 12 2014 9:00 AM ET

5 LGBT Characters We'd Love to See in a Justice League Movie

Brian Andersen

We choose five LGBT characters from the DC Universe that would add a much-needed dose of queer to our superhero movie-going experience.

Read This Year's Best Gay Poetry
June 12 2014 7:00 AM ET

Read This Year's Best Gay Poetry

Rigoberto González

According to Lambda Literary, Rigoberto González's book Unpeopled Eden is the best collection of gay poetry produced this year. Read an exclusive excerpt from the book below.

#TBT: Platter Party
June 12 2014 5:00 AM ET

#TBT: Platter Party

Christopher Harrity

We celebrate Throwback Thursday with a few museum pieces from our archival record collection at the offices of The Advocate.

Marriage Equality Comes to Final Fantasy
June 11 2014 7:47 PM ET

Marriage Equality Comes to Final Fantasy

Brian Andersen

The 14th installment of Final Fantasy will soon embrace same-sex marriage.

June 11 2014 5:07 PM ET

Casting Net: Sarah Paulson Joins Political Drama

The actress joins Nicolas Cage in The Runner, a political drama about an idealistic New Orleans congressman brought down by a sex scandal.

June 11 2014 4:58 PM ET

The Most Famous Lesbian Couple of the 20th Century Get Their Own Opera

The story of Gertrude Stein, Alice B. Toklas, and their legendary Paris salon comes to life in the new opera Twenty-Seven in St. Louis.

Pasta Maker Premieres Italy's First Coming Out TV Ad
June 11 2014 4:55 PM ET

WATCH: Italian Pasta Company Comes Out to Mom

Thom Senzee

Italy's Findus foods not only creates quick and easy microwave meals, it sparks a conversation about love in the company's groundbreaking new advertisement. 

June 11 2014 4:33 PM ET

Song of the Summer? Meghan Trainor Is 'All About that Bass'

Trainor serves up bootylicious contender — and a video to match

June 11 2014 3:27 PM ET

Photos: Matt Bomer, Zach Quinto & Other Celebs at amfAR Inspiration Gala

Calvin Klein Collection and HBO Honored at amfAR Inspiration Gala

WATCH: John Waters Tells Colbert About the Perks of Hitchhiking
June 11 2014 1:51 PM ET

WATCH: John Waters on The 'Perks' of Hitchhiking

Jami Smith

John Waters talks to Stephen Colbert about how political and social differences between people take a back seat on the open road.

'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' Cast Album Comes Early
June 11 2014 12:32 PM ET

Hedwig and the Angry Inch Cast Album Comes Early

Brandon Voss

A recording of the Tony-winning Broadway musical, which stars Neil Patrick Harris as a bewigged female rock singer, will be available much sooner than expected.

June 11 2014 11:08 AM ET

Reading Kim Stolz’s New Book, Unfriending My Ex

The former model-turned-Wall Street-exec details her seven-day iPhone detox

June 11 2014 11:03 AM ET

Hallmark Unveils Gay Father’s Day E-card

Oher LGBT-themed cards are available just in time for Pride