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.
People of the Year Liebovitz Sigurdardottir Murphy Crawford Kramer
November 10 2009 11:00 AM ET Editors

The Advocate's People of the Year series continues with photographer Annie Leibovitz, Iceland's Prime Minister Jóhanna Sigurdardóttir, Glee creator Ryan Murphy, DC for Marriage founder Michael Crawford and gay activist and writer Larry Kramer.

Wandas Show Kicks off with Decent Ratings
November 09 2009 7:55 PM ET

Michelle Garcia

Wanda Sykes's talk show on Fox debuted on Saturday up against Saturday Night Live's season-high episode featuring musical guest and host Taylor Swift.

Precious is a Winner
November 09 2009 7:50 PM ET Editors

Precious, the gritty indie drama about an abused pregnant teen in Harlem, got some big love at the box office last weekend.

November 09 2009 6:00 PM ET

Christopher Mangum

Gwyneth Paltrow will play Nicole Kidman’s wife in their latest film, The Danish Girl.

Gaga Gets Baked For Vogue
November 09 2009 5:05 PM ET

Christopher Mangum

Lady Gaga will be featured in the December issue of Vogue in a spread by out photographer du jour Annie Leibovitz.

Madonna Vogues for D&G
November 09 2009 3:55 PM ET

Madonna Vogues for D&G

Christopher Mangum

Madonna, previously the face of Louis Vuitton, is now striking a pose for Dolce & Gabbana’s Spring/Summer 2010 ad campaign. Steven Klein photographed the queen of pop in New York on Monday.

People of the Year Choi Ball Bono Gillibrand McGehee
November 09 2009 11:00 AM ET

People of the Year Choi Ball Bono Gillibrand McGehee

Advocate Contributors

The Advocate kicks of its People of the Year issue with Army National Guard lieutenant Dan Choi, True Blood creator Alan Ball, Chaz Bono, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and National Equality March organizer Robin McGehee.

The Visionary Tom Ford
November 09 2009 8:00 AM ET

Tom Ford Tells All

Advocate Contributors

Known for his provocative reinventions of Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent, fashion designer Tom Ford has now remade himself, as director of A Single Man. Kevin Sessums’s frank interview with Ford reveals the extent to which he’s shedding his old skin.

Sex Rehab and Shopping Real Hard
November 07 2009 11:00 AM ET

Sex Rehab and Shopping Real Hard

Dave White

From gay men in Sex Rehab to Monica ("The Boy is Mine") Still Standing, we track ten TV shows you’re probably not watching... but really should.

Is A Single Man Too Straight?
November 06 2009 7:50 PM ET

Is A Single Man Too Straight? Editors

With A Single Man being touted as the most notable gay movie of the year, the film's poster is curious -- there’s no hint of a gay storyline in the ad.

Soapside Advocate Guide to Daytime  2009 11 06
November 06 2009 2:00 PM ET

Soapside Advocate Guide to Daytime 2009 11 06

Michael Fairman

Behind the scenes of Venice with Chappell & Company, soaps lose more gay characters with exit of ATWT’s Forbes March, One Life’s Kish take a giant leap and Brandon Beemer does good for gay rights and gets nearly naked.

Honing Her Craft
November 05 2009 2:10 PM ET

Honing Her Craft

Corey Scholibo

The Craft put Robin Tunney on the map -- and scored her a slew of lesbian fans. Now starring on CBS's The Mentalist, Tunney says her "Fuck Maxim" attitude would probably cost her the part if The Craft were being made today.

Radio DJ Hurls Gay Slurs
November 05 2009 8:16 AM ET

Radio DJ Hurls Gay Slurs

Christopher Mangum

Morning show host Dan “Elvis” Lay on San Francisco’s KREV 92.7 radio station allegedly used antigay slurs on Monday during a prank phone call.