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.

The top 10 entertainment highlights on our gaydar this week: Ryan Murphy’s surrogate baby sitcom delivers big laughs, Perez Hilton goes legit, a long-lost interview with Rock Hudson surfaces, and more.

September 07 2012 7:14 PM

Frank Ocean's stripped-down take on his hit "Thinkin' Bout You" at last night's VMAs was considered one of the strongest performances of the evening.

September 07 2012 3:09 PM

Japan is launching its own version of the It Gets Better campaign amid growing pressure to address bullying in schools and teen suicides, according to The Wall Street Journal.

The project, the title of which loosely translates to “Connected Hearts School,” launches Monday to coincide with the World Health Organization’s World Suicide Prevention Day.

September 07 2012 2:26 PM

Darren Criss will present veteran producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron with Outfest's Visionary Award for their acclaimed body of work that includes the hit LGBT-inclusive musicals Chicago and Hairspray.

September 07 2012 1:34 PM

Lipstick, long hair, and a name like Cheyenne complete the role.

September 07 2012 1:10 PM