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.

Entertainer Cheyenne Jackson, who was wed to longtime partner Monte Lapka last September, reveals his secrets for maintaining a strong marriage.

August 16 2012 7:41 PM

Sheryl Lee Ralph, a Broadway veteran who originated the role of Deena Jones in Dreamgirls, will play the mother of Jennifer Hudson's character on NBC's Smash next season.

August 16 2012 2:07 PM

The Daily Show gave itself the job of casting the Democratic National Convention with the specific roles dreamed up by its organizers — including a heroic gay soldier.

Politico's Mike Allen reported
earlier this week on a memo about the convention's lineup and its search for an imaginary list of speakers.

August 16 2012 12:02 PM

In "Bear on a Couch," Wood seeks out his high school prom date who is now L.A. County Coroner Susie Collins to find out how J Cub died and is startled to learn that Susie is still harboring feelings for him.

August 16 2012 11:49 AM

When the author's fourth daughter insisted as a toddler that she was really a boy, it took years to figure out that he was really right.

August 16 2012 7:30 AM

An upcoming episode will focus on the FDA's ban on sperm donation by men who have sex with men.

August 16 2012 4:00 AM