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.

Rosie O'Donnell says she had a heart attack last Tuesday and is "happy to be alive."

August 20 2012 6:57 PM

The satirical Onion newspaper skewered evangelical groups working to "convert" gays, by filming a fake news story about Marrieta, Ga.'s Fifth Annual Walk to Cure Gayness.

The parody is actually more frightening than humorous, though it has a few comedic moments (wait until the end).

August 20 2012 5:24 PM

Phyllis Diller, the comedian with the frizzy platinum hair and screechy laugh who opened the door for many other female comics, has died at age 95.

August 20 2012 4:38 PM

Even with an Episcopal priest vouching for him, a 54-year-old gay man was forced to resign from his leadership role in the Boy Scout troop at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Louisville, Ky.

August 20 2012 2:15 PM

In "Bears of Interest" the guys work hard to clear their names before they’re arrested.

August 20 2012 1:38 PM

Lesbian singer-songwriter AG queers six Beatles tracks on her latest EP.

August 20 2012 11:05 AM