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#HollywoodSoStraight is a series of op-eds and interviews examining how the entertainment industry both advances and undermines LGBT rights. Directors, actors, producers, writers, and showrunners discuss real and perceived bias at every level, from the casting room to box-office representation. Other topics include the glass closet, “transface,” and the erasure of queer people of color.

The bisexual Westworld actress had a strong response to the Oscar winner's claim that kissing another man is the world's greatest thespian feat.

July 19 2017 2:46 PM

At Outfest, the gay writer and producer discussed how shows like Dead Like Me and Wonderfalls had been “hetwashed” over the course of his career.

July 08 2017 1:26 PM

Trace Lysette, Ian Harvie, Alexandra Billings, and more implore the entertainment industry to "make us real people" in film and television.

3:07 PM

The latest Studio Responsibility Index shows only a marginal increase in LGBT roles, which need massive improvements in their quality.

May 25 2017 5:33 PM

The ABC comedy centering on a gay teen has been axed after two seasons.

May 12 2017 2:22 PM

A gay actor gives a moving speech about the power of coming out at São Paulo Pride on the Netflix series.

May 09 2017 3:09 PM

Year after year, the Academy fails to nominate out actors. Why?

February 24 2017 6:12 PM