Entertainment

New Afrikaans doccie Skeef looks at being queer in SA: Marc Lottering, Joe Foster, Charl-Johan Lingenfelder and others open up about being gay in a new Afrikaans documentary series called Skeef.
Nu Metro launches Pink Night with Rocketman: Nu Metro is hosting 'Pink Night' pre-release screenings of the Elton John musical Rocketman for the LGBTQI community on 29 May in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Pink Loerie 2019 postponed for ‘bigger and better’ event in 2020: The organisers of Knysna’s annual Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival have announced that the 2019 event will not go ahead as planned. 
Cape Town: Trolley Dollies present NON-Specific: The Trolley Dollies present their new dinner-theatre show NON-Specific for their autumn and winter season at Gate69 in Cape Town.
Cape Town: Queer Feminist Film Festival 2019: The annual Queer Feminist Film Festival (QFFF) is taking place in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, from 24 to 25 May 2019, following its successful debut last year.
First look at Ruby Rose’s proudly lesbian Batwoman series (Watch): The first trailer for Batwoman, said to be TV's first live-action superhero series with a lesbian lead character is out.
Here’s Boer Soek ’n Vrou’s first gay farmer: The popular kykNET dating reality show Boer Soek 'n Vrou is back and, for the first time, the contestants include a gay farmer.
Joburg LGBTQ comedy: Come for a Gina in Melville: The Relaunch Of Gina is the debut comedy special by popular gay Capetonian stand-up comedian Eugene Mathews, and it's coming to Joburg.
Local actress shines on the big screen in lesbian-themed film: Wits University dramatic arts graduate Altovise Lawrence, winner of the first season of reality show ‘Top Actor’, stars in a new lesbian-themed American film that opened in South Africa on 3 May.
Emotional Madonna honoured for her LGBTQ activism: Madonna received a standing ovation when she accepted the Advocate for Change Award at the 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York.
Mr Gay World 2019 winner Janjep Carlos a clear favourite: Janjep Carlos, the Filipino delegate who won Mr Gay World 2019 on Saturday, will use his title to highlight mental health issues faced by the LGBTIQ community.
Here’s Madonna’s inspiring new Pride-themed track: Hot on the heels of her Billboard Music Awards performance, Madonna has released I Rise, an uplifting new song in honour of the LGBTQ Pride movement.
Review: Chicago The Musical: Chicago The Musical, now on in Johannesburg, was originally brought to the Broadway stage in 1975 and is still going strong today. But is it getting a little tired?  
Whitney Houston’s rumoured lesbian partner to release tell-all book: Robyn Crawford, Whitney Houston's long-rumoured lesbian partner, will be revealing all the details about their relationship in a new book.
Meet the men competing for the Mr Gay World 2019 crown: Africa boasts three delegates among the lineup of stunning men from around the globe competing for the Mr Gay World 2019 crown in Cape Town.
Charlize Theron proudly affirms her child is transgender: Oscar-winner Charlize Theron has revealed that her adopted child Jackson identifies as a girl and that she'll fight for her right to do so.
A look back at homosexuality on South African TV screens: In South Africa, television shows have often been at the forefront of making gays and lesbians a little more visible and human in the homes of millions of viewers. Angie Gallagher takes a look at how far we've come.
Thami Kotlolo announces LGBTIQ+ shelter on his birthday: Activist, philanthropist and entrepreneur Thami Kotlolo used his star-studded birthday celebration to announce plans to launch a much-needed LGBTIQ+ shelter in Johannesburg.
South Africa queer works score in Christian media awards: Two queer-themed works have won awards in the Andrew Murray Prize Fund, which recognises excellence and quality in the Christian media world. And the winners include a former Mr Gay World contestant!
Everybody’s fave! Meet the multi-talented DJ Olwee: Olwethu Mlotshwa goes by the name 'Ms Party' on Twitter and in his bio he describes himself as "DJ, TV director, gay and One Big Festival". Many of us, however, know him as DJ Olwee.