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.

Learn more about the acclaimed playwright and director, who today receives the National Medal of Arts from President Obama.

September 22 2016 6:45 AM

African immigrants regularly hear that being LGBT is somehow"un-African." A new photo project by Mikael Owunna explores how these first- and second-generation immigrants thumb their noses at that notion.

September 22 2016 6:29 AM

Gay indie comic creator Brian Andersen addresses the power and importance of LGBT representation in comic books.

September 22 2016 5:06 AM

The out showrunner of Empire and creator of The L Word discusses anti-LGBT discrimination in Hollywood, animal rights, and her relationship with her wife, LouAnne.

September 21 2016 2:33 PM
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