The comedian and actress had been the target of racist and misogynist attacks.
After a series of gay films, James Franco is director of a story about struggling for human rights.
The synchronicity of porn chic, Wakefield Poole’s enormous talent, and Casey Donovan’s irresistible grin moved the needle forward for gay identity as normal and even desirable.
The Anything actor, who has come under criticism for "transface," explains his views on casting in this unearthed clip.
The actress — who plays a mother of a gay man in not one but two new films, Other People and Miles — spoke with The Advocate about her fight for more LGBT representation.
Writer Amanda Kerri is less disturbed about a cisgender actor playing a transgender character and more upset by how over-the-top — and generally bad — cinematic portrayals of trans people are.
Hollywood will create transgender roles, but it rarely casts trans actors to play them. Here's why that's a problem.