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.
What Book Changed the Lives of Our '40 Under 40'?
August 20 2014 12:00 PM ET

What Book Changed the Lives of Our '40 Under 40'?

Advocate.com Editors

When you ask our '40 Under 40' honorees what's worth reading, you get a substantial list.

40 Under 40: Michael Lannan's 'Looking' Is More Than Gay 'Sex and the City'
August 20 2014 11:00 AM ET

Michael Lannan's Looking Is More Than Gay Sex and the City

Neal Broverman

The Entertainers: Michael Lannan's HBO series Looking is an honest glimpse at what it means to be young and gay. 

40 Under 40: Carmen Carrera Is a Model for Trans Equality
August 20 2014 10:00 AM ET

Carmen Carrera Is a Model for Trans Equality

Daniel Reynolds

The Entertainers: Carmen Carrera is a trans model who is blazing trails in the worlds of fashion and entertainment.

40 Under 40: Megan Ellison Makes the Movies You Talk About
August 20 2014 9:00 AM ET

Megan Ellison Makes the Movies You Talk About

Diane Anderson-Minshall

The Entertainers: Megan Ellison could have been a Hollywood socialite, but she's choosing to be a powerhouse.

40 Under 40: Tyler Glenn Is Mormon, Gay, and That's OK
August 20 2014 8:00 AM ET

Tyler Glenn Is Mormon, Gay, and That's OK

Jase Peeples

The Entertainers: The Mormon Church may be early in evolving its views on LGBT equality, but Neon Trees front man Tyler Glenn’s coming out as a proud gay Mormon may be the spark the church needs.

40 Under 40: Writers Lena Waithe and Justin Simien Show Hollywood It’s More Than Just Black & White
August 20 2014 7:00 AM ET

These Writers Show Hollywood It’s More Than Black & White

Daniel Reynolds

The Entertainers: Meet Lena Waithe and Justin Simien, two rising stars in the entertainment industry whose projects tackle what it means to be young, gay, and black in America.

40 Under 40: Laura Jane Grace Doesn't Apologize for Being Herself
August 20 2014 6:00 AM ET

Laura Jane Grace Doesn't Apologize for Being Herself

Parker Marie Molloy

The Entertainers: Band front woman Laura Jane Grace is delivering on her promise not to become a demure shrinking violet after coming out as trans.

40 Under 40: Cameron Esposito Leaves Them Laughing and Thinking
August 20 2014 5:00 AM ET

Cameron Esposito Leaves Them Laughing and Thinking

Tracy E Gilchrist

The Entertainers: Cameron Esposito is a gay comic who says other gay comics should feel free to let it all out onstage.

40 Under 40: Ellen Page, This Generation's Gay A-Lister
August 20 2014 4:00 AM ET

Ellen Page, This Generation's Gay A-Lister

Tracy E Gilchrist

The Entertainers: Ellen Page is proving you don't have to be straight to be a leading lady.

August 19 2014 6:17 PM ET

Robin Williams Struggles With Being Gay In Final Film Role

The producers of Boulevard remember his stunning performance.

Michfest Has a Few Demands Of Its Own
August 19 2014 5:03 PM ET

Michfest Has a Few Demands Of Its Own

Parker Marie Molloy

With another festival come and gone, Michfest founder and organizer Lisa Vogel laid out a list of 'demands' she'd like her critics to meet.

LISTEN: '19 Kids and Counting' Star Records Transphobic Robocall
August 19 2014 2:17 PM ET

LISTEN: 19 Kids and Counting Star Records Transphobic Robocall

Parker Marie Molloy

Continuing her family's tradition of opposing LGBT causes, 19 Kids and Counting star Michelle Duggar speaks out against an Arkansas nondiscrimination bill.

Drag Beauties of 'Pageant' Get Caricature
August 19 2014 12:20 PM ET

Drag Beauties of Pageant Get Caricature

Brandon Voss

Famed caricaturist Ken Fallin has created a stage portrait of off-Broadway's Pageant queens.

AddThis

Quantcast