Richard Danter had already done time for robbery and the attempted rape of a young woman with learning disabilities.
The giant soft drink company with global reach asked the Oscar-winning activist to direct three short films for Latin America.
According to researchers, almost a quarter of Britons surveyed say they are not exclusively heterosexual, and for adults age 18-24, that number jumps to almost half.
This gay writer says his nation is failing him and the world.
The gay inaugural poet, who is Cuban-American, read a moving poem at the historic occasion in Havana.