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.

Step aside Joe Manganiello, Channing Tatum has some dancing to do. The two heart throbs appeared on NBC's Today to promote Magic Mike, their comedy about male strippers, which opens Friday. After Manganiello demonstrates his expertise with body rolls to distract hosts Al Roker and Ann Curry, Tatum leads a flash mob through a routine choreographed to the Weather Girls' durable anthem "It's Raining Men." 

June 27 2012 12:01 PM

Jacqueline Carey and Larissa Ione talk up man love, lesbian sex, and readers who don't like swear words in their apocalyptic fiction.

June 27 2012 5:00 AM

Thirty HIV/AIDS and LGBT organizations are teaming up with immigration rights activists after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that Arizona's stringent anti-immigrant policies preempted federal law, except for the "show your papers" provision.

June 26 2012 3:19 PM

There are four things that you must do to ensure a good strip tease, according to Joe Manganiello and Matt Bomer, who star in the upcoming stripper flick Magic Mike.

Bomer told Access Hollywood that first,you have to commit by taking what you're doing seriously.

"This is not a world you can only commit to 75%," he said. "You are going to look very stupid when the camera’s on you."

June 26 2012 2:22 PM

A recipe for equality? Like many of you out there, Internet chef Hilah Johnson loves Chick-Fil-A's fried chicken sandwiches but not its antigay politics.

June 26 2012 12:15 PM

Sixteen years after releasing their hit song "Wannabe," the Spice Girls announced the launch of a musical in London this fall.

June 26 2012 12:04 PM