Entertainment

Hollywood | Alarming drop in LGBTQ film characters:
Call Me By Your Name was not included
Media lobby group GLAAD says that only 14 (12.8%) of the 109 releases
Kenya | Former prime minister calls for unbanning of lesbian film:
Pic: Gina Din / Twitter
Kenya’s former prime minister and current opposition
GaySA Radio Open Mic Day in Pta: GaySA Radio’s very first Open Mic Day is taking place on Saturday 9 June 2018 from 09h00 till late in Pretoria. This fun event
Stash Crew celebrate queer identities with new video & EP: The South African gender-bending futuristic electro rap duo Stash Crew are celebrating
Knysna ready for Mr Gay World / Pink Loerie mega-event: The Garden Route town of Knysna is rolling out the pink carpet for local and international
So Star Wars’ Lando Calrissian is sexually fluid. But do we see it?: Another big screen character, this time Star Wars’ Lando
PrideTV Highlight: The New Twenty: The New Twenty is a film that many of us can relate to. At least those of us who have already experienced the mixed emotions
Boston Gay Men’s Chorus | Planting seeds of change through music:
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The Boston Gay Men’s Chorus made
Director of Kenyan lesbian love story ‘Rafiki’ fears arrest: Wanuri Kahiu, the director of the groundbreaking Kenyan lesbian
Amazing! We’re blown away by the Queen biopic trailer (Watch): The stunning trailer for the troubled and long anticipated movie about
Eurovision cuts off Chinese TV station over gay ban: The Eurovision Song Contest has announced that a Chinese broadcaster will not be allowed to show
Somizi’s teachable moment on gay love: “We’re both men”:
Somizi Mhlongo / Instagram
Somizi Mhlongo has used his
PrideTV Highlight: Fairytale of Kathmandu: Fairytale of Kathmandu is an acclaimed and controversial documentary about Irish poet Cathal Ó Searcaigh
Lena Waithe’s defiant response to Met Gala Catholic theme:
Pic: Instagram
Emmy-winning out actress, writer and producer Lena Waithe has
Is ‘Pose’ the next great LGBTQ TV series? (Watch): A trailer has been released for a groundbreaking new American series that’s
Troye Sivan’s new track ‘Bloom’ is about bottoming! (Watch): South African-born star Troye Sivan is blowing up the Internet
PrideTV Highlight: Elliot Loves: New York City’s Dominican-American community is the setting for Terracino’s Elliot Loves, that’s available for streaming
AppFab, new LGBTI community events app launched: AppFab, a new events and listings app that aims to bring together SA’s LGBTI community, was recently
Are you the next Miss Drag South Africa 2018: Think you have what it takes? Miss Drag South Africa 2018 is here and entries are open! Pageant director Enigma
Gay contestant proposes on The Voice Australia (Watch): The Australian edition of The Voice has featured a gay marriage proposal after one of the contestants