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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.
September 30 2005 11:00 PM ET

Gay essay-contest winner featured on October 3 on All Things Considered

Matthew Van Atta

Entertainment News 2005-10-01 Gay essay-contest winner featured on October 3 on All Things Considered Gay Houston resident Greg Chapman was selected from among 6,000 entrants to read his essay o

September 29 2005 11:00 PM ET

Adam Shankman to direct Hairspray

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Entertainment News 2005-09-30 Adam Shankman to direct Hairspray Gay filmmaker Adam Shankman will direct and choreograph New Line Cinema's movie musical Hairspray , being produced by out

September 29 2005 11:00 PM ET

Dolce and Gabbana celebrate firm's 20th anniversary

Mike Grippi

Entertainment News 2005-09-30 Dolce and Gabbana celebrate firm's 20th anniversary An emotional Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana celebrated their 20th year of business on Thursday, flicking through ar

September 29 2005 11:00 PM ET

Random House to publish early Truman Capote novel

Mike Grippi

Entertainment News 2005-09-30 Random House to publish early Truman Capote novel An early, unreleased Truman Capote novel will be published next month by Random House. Summer Crossing , which Cap

September 29 2005 11:00 PM ET

Tommy O'Haver to serve up Breakfast With Tiffany

Mike Grippi

Entertainment News 2005-09-30 Tommy O'Haver to serve up Breakfast With Tiffany Gay filmmaker Tommy O'Haver ( Ella Enchanted, Get Over It, Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss ) will dir

September 28 2005 11:00 PM ET

Neiman Marcus Christmas catalog offers Elton John concert

Matthew Van Atta

Entertainment News 2005-09-29 Neiman Marcus Christmas catalog offers Elton John concert Neiman Marcus's 2005 Christmas Book offers a way for couples to get up close—and in color. The annual his-

September 28 2005 11:00 PM ET

Robert Gant makes People en Español's "sexiest bachelor" list

Matthew Van Atta

Entertainment News 2005-09-29 Robert Gant makes People en Español 's "sexiest bachelor" list For People en Español , Enrique Iglesias es muy caliente . The Latin crooner t

Buju Banton charged with gay bashing
September 27 2005 11:00 PM ET

Buju Banton charged with gay bashing

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Controversial reggae artist Buju Banton is out on bail after being charged with assault on six Jamaican men suspected of being gay. Police allege that Banton was part of a group that barged into a Kingston house on June 24, 2004, and beat the six alleged gay men.

September 27 2005 11:00 PM ET

Alan Bennett discusses his battle with cancer

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Entertainment News 2005-09-28 Alan Bennett discusses his battle with cancer Gay playwright Alan Bennett ( The Madness of George III ) reveals in his upcoming biography that he had surgery and

September 26 2005 11:00 PM ET

Oprah to coproduce Color Purple musical on Broadway

Matthew Van Atta

Entertainment News 2005-09-27 Oprah to coproduce Color Purple musical on Broadway Oprah Winfrey, who made her name as an actress in the 1985 film The Color Purple , will coproduce a new Broadway

September 26 2005 11:00 PM ET

Date set for Broadway opening of Elton John's Lestat

Matthew Van Atta

Entertainment News 2005-09-27 Date set for Broadway opening of Elton John's Lestat Lestat sings on Broadway next April. The Elton John–Bernie Taupin musical featuring novelist Anne

September 26 2005 11:00 PM ET

New on DVD: The Amazing Race—The First Season

Matthew Van Atta

Entertainment News 2005-09-27 New on DVD: The Amazing Race—The First Season Making its DVD debut on Tuesday, September 27, is The Amazing Race—The First Season

September 23 2005 11:00 PM ET

Melissa Etheridge to release breast cancer benefit single

Mike Grippi

Entertainment News 2005-09-24 Melissa Etheridge to release breast cancer benefit single Melissa Etheridge will team with Ford Motor Co. to release a benefit single for breast cancer research. "I Run fo

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