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.

Controversial children's books are cropping up like wildflowers. From gay princes getting married to kids going on diets, no idea seems taboo nowadays. A recent book, It's Just a Plant, from the award-winning illustrator of Go the F**k to Sleep, covers a subject that some of us love 420 days a year — pot.

May 23 2014 8:23 AM

One writer discovered the X-Men universe on one of the darkest days of his life.

May 23 2014 5:33 AM

The iconic comedian chats about her new animated superhero series, Fashionista & Glamour Girl, her irritation with closeted entertainers, and the superpowers of LGBT people.

May 22 2014 11:26 PM

After a RuPaul's Drag Race season filled with debate over the use of transphobic language, RuPaul has broken his silence.

May 22 2014 7:11 PM

The gender-bending artist claims being gay in Portugal landed him in prison.

May 22 2014 3:00 PM