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Jason Stuart Talks Being An Out Actor and LGBT Equality (AUDIO)

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Charlotte Robinson

This week I talked with Jason Stuart one of the most prolific character actors and an outrageous openly gay stand-up comedian.

Kingdom Star Nick Jonas Attends LGBT Film Fest; Outfest 2015 Award Winners Announced

Nicholas Snow | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Nicholas Snow

Outfest -- the Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization promoting equality by creating, sharing, and protecting LGBT stories on the screen - has announced the award winners of its 2015 Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival, presented by HBO.

Jenny's Wedding

Robyn Vie Carpenter | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Robyn Vie Carpenter

This film was really about awakening. Each character had their own awakening. Each was set on a new path because Jenny wanted to finally be honest about her life and her love.

Entrepreneurs: Jeff Davis, Creator of Criminal Minds & MTV's Teen Wolf

Johnathan Cardillo | Posted 05.04.2015 | Entertainment
Johnathan Cardillo

I started writing screenplays while I was in high school; feature film scripts. By the time I got to LA I had written about 20 scripts. I went to college at Vassar in NY and got a BA in Film Production, then I went to USC for Screenwriting.

Space Station 76: Jack Plotnick's Refreshing Take on Sci-Fi

Wes Hurley | Posted 11.08.2014 | Entertainment
Wes Hurley

Fresh, unique and thoroughly entertaining, the film was directed by the prolific film and TV actor, Jack Plotnick and is undoubtedly one of the most surprising and original movies in recent memory -- a dark, brooding comedy disguised as an homage to 1970s sci-fi.

Director Marina Rice Bader Talks Anatomy of a Love Seen and LGBT Issues (AUDIO)

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Charlotte Robinson

This week I talked with writer/director Marina Rice Bader about her new film Anatomy of a Love Seen, premiering July 18 at Outfest in Los Angeles.

WATCH: Get A Preview Of Outfest Queer Film Fest

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices and HuffPost Live will take a look back at some of the biggest queer news stories from the past week. Check back every F...

'C.O.G.' Brings David Sedaris Story To Big Screen

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.15.2013 | Entertainment

A David Sedaris story is getting the movie treatment for the first time, and the new trailer for "C.O.G." provides insight into the popular author's l...

Designing Women Creator Says 'I Do' to Gay Marriage With Outfest L.A. Documentary Bridegroom

Tomas Mournian | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Tomas Mournian

Harry Thomason and Linda Bloodworth-Thomason pivot to the documentary form with Bridegroom, telling the tragic story of Tom Bridegroom and Shane Bitney Crone. Very much in love, the men's relationship was cut short when Bridegroom fell off a five-story building.

Children of Same-Sex Parents Share Their Story With the World

Curtis Shaw Child | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Curtis Shaw Child

Whether you've got a mother and a father, are a single parent, have two moms or two dads, are adopted or are a family of mixed race or are a blended family -- love is the guider to truth and Love makes a family.

What Becomes a Hollywood Legend Most? Oscar 2013 Producers Neil Meron and Craig Zadan Talk Money, Sex, and Power

Tomas Mournian | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Tomas Mournian

Meron and Zadan's partnership initially took shape in New York City at the Public Theater, where, working for producer Joe Papp, they adopted the legendary producer's forward-looking ethos of color-blind casting and championing minority writers.

Exclusive Clip From Ira Sachs' Heartbreaking New Film

Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts

“The film depicts the community of New York as we all live in it, but that we don’t see so often in cinema, in the sense that the boundaries betwe...

Battle of the Glam Rock Fairies 2012: Jobriath A.D. vs. Adam Lambert

Tomas Mournian | Posted 07.19.2012 | Queer Voices
Tomas Mournian

Caught by the military police, Campbell spent six months in a military psych hospital, suffered a nervous breakdown and began writing the songs that lead to his later reemergence as "Jobriath."

All About Outfest: Films Worth Coming 'Out' For (TRAILERS)

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 07.14.2012 | Los Angeles

Many of the films at Outfest this year are about something everyone can relate to: dysfunctional families. The "family" theme in some of the movies...

Katherine Brooks Dishes On 'The Osbournes,' Celebrity Drug Use, Reality TV And 'Face 2 Face'

Tomas Mournian | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Tomas Mournian

When I spoke with Kat, she was by turns sweet, funny, and deeply empathetic. A remarkable film, Face 2 Face pulls no punches (and doesn't duck any); Brooks' personal journey of transformation becomes a comment on what it means to be human in our hyperconnected digital age.

'HOMEBOY': Immigrants, Prisoners And Gay Gangbangers At Outfest 2012

Tomas Mournian | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Tomas Mournian

HOMEBOY is a film by Dino Dinco about gay Latino men who are former gangbangers (or cholos). Made over the course of 10 years, HOMEBOY features a small group of men in one-on-one interviews about a little-known world.

WATCH: The Black Gay Community Speaks Out On The Trayvon Martin Killing

Earnest Winborne | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Earnest Winborne

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Reinventing On-Screen Romance

Posted 10.24.2011 | Entertainment

From "Titanic" to "Pretty Woman" to "Before Sunrise," people love whirlwind romances. Now there are two fresh-faced newcomers to reinvent the mold. ...

A Place to Live: The Story of Triangle Square

Xorin Balbes | Posted 08.13.2011 | Los Angeles
Xorin Balbes

The documentary A Place to Live is a moving portrait of both gay and lesbian seniors on the fringe of our community and the triumph of the opening of this historic building.

The Agenda: Auntie Mame, Art Crawls And Tequila

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Take the family to a Christmas performance in the park (in both English and Spanish) or a screening of the classic Auntie Mame. For artsy types, check...

Analyze This: Why Outfest Fusion Matters

Fabio Periera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Fabio Periera

In the early 90s, Wilson Cruz was introduced to America as "Ricky" on My So-Called Life, a young mixed-race man struggling with his sexuality and find...

Preserving Our Queer Legacy

Alan Poul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alan Poul

We don't have that long a history of LGBT imagery to protect. So what we have, we need to protect ferociously.

Chaz Bono Steps Out With Girlfriend Jennifer Elia (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Cher's son Chaz Bono made his first public appearance since announcing his female-male gender transition. Thursday he and girlfriend Jennifer Elia cam...