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.

Logo airs Wonderfalls marathon before network premiere of new episodes, August 25

Entertainment News 2005-08-25 Logo airs Wonderfalls marathon before network premiere of new episodes, August 25 Logo will air a marathon of the first four episodes of Wonderfalls befor

Fierstein will do Edna in Vegas Hairspray

Entertainment News 2005-08-24 Fierstein will do Edna in Vegas Hairspray Harvey Fierstein, who received a 2003 Tony award for his performance as housewife Edna Turnblad in the musical Hairspray,

Melissa Etheridge joins "faculty" of mtvU

Entertainment News 2005-08-23 Melissa Etheridge joins "faculty" of mtvU mtvU's faculty of onetime college professors this fall includes Martha Stewart, Kanye West, Melissa Etheridge, and Shimon Peres.

Stephen Gately supports Westlife singer's coming-out

Entertainment News 2005-08-23 Stephen Gately supports Westlife singer's coming-out Gay singer Stephen Gately, formerly of the boy band Boyzone, has publicly announced his support of fellow boy-ba

Gay Bosnian film a hit at Sarajevo festival

Entertainment News 2005-08-23 Gay Bosnian film a hit at Sarajevo festival "The worst thing in the Balkans is to be a gay," says Kenan Dizdar, a character in Bosnian war film Go West , whic

Ménage à trois sequence in Atom Egoyan film leads to ratings battle

Entertainment News 2005-08-23 Ménage à trois sequence in Atom Egoyan film leads to ratings battle Call it a case of ratings interruptus. Independent movie distributor ThinkFilm s

Desperate Housewives star Marcia Cross announces engagement

Entertainment News 2005-08-23 Desperate Housewives star Marcia Cross announces engagement Actress Marcia Cross, a star of the ABC hit show Desperate Housewives, is headed for real-life

IFC to partner with Weinstein Co. on Transamerica

Entertainment News 2005-08-20 IFC to partner with Weinstein Co. on Transamerica IFC Films will share the weight of distributing Duncan Tucker's controversial film Transamerica with the

"Gay Batman" paintings under fire

Entertainment News 2005-08-20 "Gay Batman" paintings under fire BBC News reports that DC Comics has slapped a cease-and-desist order on a New York gallery displaying homoerotic paintings of Batman

Punk rock pioneer Randy "Biscuit" Turner dies at 56

Entertainment News 2005-08-20 Punk rock pioneer Randy "Biscuit" Turner dies at 56 Punk rock icon Randy "Biscuit" Turner was found dead Thursday in his home in Austin, Tex., reports the Austin

Queer as Folk auction on Ebay to benefit Trevor Project, August 19-25

Entertainment News 2005-08-20 Queer as Folk auction on Ebay to benefit Trevor Project, August 19-25 To celebrate the relaunch of the Queer as Folk: The Complete First Season

Westlife's Mark Feehily comes out

Westlife's Mark Feehily comes out

Mark Feehily of the popular Irish boy band Westlife has come out, reports The [London] Daily Mirror. "I want people to know the truth," Feehily, 25, told the Mirror. "I am gay, and I'm very proud of who I am."

New York Film Festival to present Breakfast on Pluto and Capote

Entertainment News 2005-08-19 New York Film Festival to present Breakfast on Pluto and Capote History as it is reflected onscreen will be one of the themes that is front and center as th

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