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Lance Bass, Lindsey Shaw, and more stars talk horror films at Fred and Jason's 8th Annual Halloweenie, held this year at the Los Angeles Theatre.

October 31 2013 2:15 PM

PBS has unearthed an interview with the Nirvana front man in which he opened up about questioning his sexual identity in high school.

2:07 PM

The Olympic champion tied the knot with his partner over the weekend in a romantic sunset ceremony in Malibu.

October 14 2013 1:38 PM

The actor opens up about the dark days before he accepted his sexuality.

September 10 2013 7:22 PM

The iconic Star Trek actor will be honored for his work on behalf of the LGBT community by the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.

11:06 AM

Let's remember all the great Russians we do love, and don't throw the baby out with the vodka.

August 06 2013 6:00 AM

"It is never too late to do what you want to do," says the iconic trans actor.

July 07 2013 5:02 PM