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Ava DuVernay to be honoured with the Excellence in Media Award for intersectional advocacy at 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York

GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today announced that filmmaker, director and screenwriter Ava DuVernay will be honoured at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York at the New York Hilton Midtown on Saturday, May 5, 2018. GLAAD previously announced that Samira Wiley will receive the Vito Russo Award for her… Read More Ava DuVernay to be honoured with the Excellence in Media Award for intersectional advocacy at 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York

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Album of Reimagined Love Songs for the LGBTQ Community Features Artistic Vision of Kele Okereke among others

MGM Resorts International announced the release of UNIVERSAL LOVE, a collection of reimagined wedding songs for the LGBTQ community, celebrating the enduring and overwhelming power of love and music to unite. UNIVERSAL LOVE offers six newly recorded versions of iconic love songs that give same-sex couples a soundtrack for their own love stories and feature pronouns… Read More Album of Reimagined Love Songs for the LGBTQ Community Features Artistic Vision of Kele Okereke among others

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Queer Film ‘Rafiki’ will be the First Kenyan Feature to Screen at Cannes

Wanuri Kahiu’s feature film ‘Rafiki’ will be the first Kenyan feature to Screen at Cannes Film Festival. It is a love story about Kena and Ziki who live in a housing estate in Nairobi. The girls are unlikely friends and their fathers are rivaling politicians. When they fall in love and the community find out,… Read More Queer Film ‘Rafiki’ will be the First Kenyan Feature to Screen at Cannes

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Lena Waithe, This is Us, Britney Spears among honourees at the 29th GLAAD Media Awards

Award winning actress, producer and screenwriter Lena Waithe was among GLAAD Media Award recipients that were announced in 12 of this year’s 25 media categories at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards. Waithe won the award for Outstanding Individual Episode (in a series without a regular LGBTQ character) for the Master of None episode titled “Thanksgiving.”… Read More Lena Waithe, This is Us, Britney Spears among honourees at the 29th GLAAD Media Awards

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Samira Wiley to be honored with the Vito Russo Award for LGBTQ Advocacy at 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York

GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, announced that Emmy nominee Samira Wiley will be honored at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York at the New York Hilton Midtown on Saturday, May 5, 2018. GLAAD previously announced that Britney Spears and Jim Parsons would be receiving honors at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in… Read More Samira Wiley to be honored with the Vito Russo Award for LGBTQ Advocacy at 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York

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Q-Tip & Demi Lovato celebrate Gay Culture in Elton John remake

Q-Tip and Demi Lovato have covered the classic Elton John song, “Don’t Go Breaking My Heart.” The song is from the forthcoming album ‘Revamp: Reimagining the Songs Of Elton John & Bernie Taupin’ set to be released on the 6th of April. It features new versions of Elton’s classic songs from Mary J. Blige, Alessia… Read More Q-Tip & Demi Lovato celebrate Gay Culture in Elton John remake

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RuPaul is the first Drag Queen to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

RuPaul made history over the weekend. The 57 year old entertainer and host of RuPaul’s Drag Race became the first Drag Queen to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. He said he was “overcome with so much emotion” to get the honour he’d dreamed of since he was a child addind that it… Read More RuPaul is the first Drag Queen to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

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Wanda Sykes to host the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles

GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today announced that actress, comedian, and writer Wanda Sykes will host the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles at Beverly Hilton on Thursday, April 12, 2018. GLAAD previously announced that Britney Spears and Jim Parsons would be receiving honors at the event. GLAAD also announced special appearances by… Read More Wanda Sykes to host the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles