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.

Russell Brand put two members of the notoriously antigay Westboro Baptist Church in the hot seat when he surprised the hatemongers with a visit from his gay friends on his FX talk show, Brand X With Russell Brand.

November 21 2012 11:47 AM

The gay police officer performed the work while on convalescent leave, a violation of department policy; he says it was unpaid and he's being unjustly singled out.

November 20 2012 7:48 PM

Possibly the gayest conversation ever took place recently on Anderson Cooper's talk show: Rosie O'Donnell and NeNe Leakes discussed Kelly Ripa's grudge over being accused of homophobia in an interaction with Clay Aiken.

November 20 2012 6:43 PM

Frank Ocean says that opening up about his first relationship was one of the most difficult steps in his life, but it also made him a better artist.

November 20 2012 3:52 PM

After 28 years, it's over for Kevin Clash.

November 20 2012 12:22 PM