Spotlight

Advocate Spotlight takes an in-depth look at entertainment through an LGBT lens with celebrity interviews, commentary, and pop culture analysis on movies, TV shows, music, books, comics, video games, trends, and more. Advocate Spotlight has the latest news about people and topics that matter to gay, lesbian, transgender, and bisexual readers. Hear the latest from stars and public figures in entertainment that support the LGBT community.

The veteran writer and producer reflects on coming out in his 50s, the need for more HIV-positive representation on television, and his renewed focus on developing meaningful LGBT storylines.

May 17 2016 7:04 AM

Shawn Balentine faces challenges as Hollywood's first out stuntman but is getting support from some well-known actors and industry peers.

May 11 2016 12:06 PM

The writer and director of the popular web series on Vimeo discusses the importance for creating shows centering on gay characters and their romantic lives.

April 14 2016 10:11 AM

Words hurt, as recalled in the stories of Peter Paige, Daniel Franzese, Jenny Boylan, GLAAD's Sarah Kate Ellis, Alexandra Billings, and more.

April 08 2016 5:12 AM

The RuPaul's Drag Race alumna talks to The Advocate in an exclusive interview about love, marriage, and stigmas she's encountered while dating.

March 31 2016 8:14 AM

American Horror Story is both a ratings success and one of the most LGBT-inclusive shows on television. Here's why that matters.

March 25 2016 6:14 AM

The Advocate checked in with Matt Bomer, Cheyenne Jackson, and Denis O'Hare about LGBT representation on American Horror Story: Hotel (and their favorite Lady Gaga songs).

March 22 2016 6:33 PM
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