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.

Out creator Ryan Murphy announced the additions as he sold new shows and collected awards.

October 02 2012 3:36 PM

From a controversial PBS doc to CBS's lowbrow comedy, there are gay links to three great shows this week.

October 02 2012 3:10 PM

The former N'Sync star tells Ricki Lake that despite knowing he was gay since age 4, he prayed nightly that he would "wake up straight."

October 02 2012 2:40 PM

According to past contestants from RuPaul's Drag Race, season 2 competitor Sahara Davenport has died, making him the show's first star to sashay away into heaven.

October 02 2012 12:02 PM

A new biography claims Barbra Streisand walked in on her first love in bed with another man.

In Hello Gorgeous: Becoming Barbra Streisand, author William Mann says Streisand was shattered after discovering bisexual boyfriend Barré Dennen having sex with a man. Streisand was only a teenager when the incident occurred and Dennen was Streisand's first love, according to Mann. Read more here.

October 01 2012 7:34 PM

See Barbra live in concert!

October 01 2012 6:34 PM

Family Guy, Cleveland Show, and American Dad creator Seth MacFarlane will host the 85th annual Oscar ceremony in February.

Gay producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron said they were “thrilled to have MacFarlane host the Oscars. His performing skills blend perfectly with our ideas for making the show entertaining and fresh.”

October 01 2012 2:00 PM

In this exclusive first look at part of a new documentary on Tyra Sanchez, a winner of RuPaul's Drag Race, learn the real story of a struggle to become a good father.

October 01 2012 4:00 AM