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The Skeleton Twins isn't necessarily a gay film, but it's got one of the clearest gay characters of 2014.

December 18 2014 9:00 AM

Make your holiday season pop with tips, tricks and tidings from acclaimed contributors in The Advocate's Holidays that POP series.

December 17 2014 9:22 AM

These people raised the bar on what it means to be an LGBT ally in entertainment.

December 17 2014 7:00 AM

Stars including Paul Wesley, Dan Bucatinsky, Matt McGorry, and more shared why they're passionate about LGBTQ youth and the battle against bullying on the red carpet of TrevorLIVE L.A.

December 09 2014 6:20 PM

'This is monumental for both of us,' Herndon said at the Trevor Live L.A. benefit on Sunday.

December 08 2014 5:39 PM

These 25 LGBT achievers over 65 are proving that a person can change the world at any age.

November 26 2014 9:00 AM

'I felt it was time for me to be honest and to be truthful,' Gilman says.

November 20 2014 6:54 PM

The Will & Grace star and his longtime boyfriend have announced that they tied the knot last week in a secret ceremony.

November 20 2014 1:56 PM

“Today I get to tell the world that I’m an out, proud, and happy gay man,” says Ty Herndon.

November 20 2014 1:21 PM