Entertainment

From TikTok to TV; The Wife’s Linda Majola on his acting debut: We caught up with out TikTok star Linda Majola, who recently made his acting debut in The Wife, to talk about his role and breaking barriers.
LGBTQI+ film ‘I Am Samuel’ screening at Africa Rising International Film Festival: The Africa Rising International Film Festival is screening over 30 Pan-African films, including the Kenyan-banned LGBTQI+ film I Am Samuel.
Babylon – The Joburg Bar is celebrating its 12th birthday: Defying challenges, Babylon - The Joburg Bar, one of the longest-running gay bars in the city, is thriving and celebrating its 12th birthday.
The viral Old Gays are a panacea to prejudice: Often described as the gays’ answer to The Golden Girls, the four men fondly known as The Old Gays have been taking the internet by storm.
Bn Gogo, Moonchild, Nonku Phiri & more to perform at Queertopia: A 3-day queer celebration! Other Village People presents Queertopia at Constitution Hill in Braamfontein from 18th to 20th of November.
Feather Awards 2021 | Ramaphosa says “queer lives matter”: The 13th Feather Awards was a celebrity-packed celebration of all things
Call for LGBTQIA+ writers to apply for “Beyond the Binary”: Gender non-binary, non-conforming, fluid and transgender creatives urged to apply for the Beyond the Binary: Fluid Voices writing room.
Theatre | Love! Valour! Compassion! comes to Joburg: After being delayed by the Covid-19 pandemic, a new production of the iconic gay Broadway play Love! Valour! Compassion! will open in Joburg.
Marvel refuses to cut ‘Eternals’ gay kiss scene to avoid ban: Angelina Jolie applauds Marvel for refusing to cut scenes with a gay superhero kiss from her film Eternals to appease homophobic censors.
Kelly Khumalo pulls out of Zim event to support Somizi: Singer Kelly Khumalo has dropped out of a scheduled performance in Zimbabwe in solidarity with Somizi Mhlongo.
Somizi blocked from Zimbabwe event for being gay: Church leaders and politicians in Zimbabwe have succeeded in blocking Somizi Mhlongo from appearing at a restaurant opening because of his sexuality.
Photos | Joburg celebrates Pride in Maboneng: Johannesburg's Maboneng district exploded in queer celebration on Saturday 30 October as the city commemorated its 32nd LGBTIQ+ Pride.
South Africa’s Louw Breytenbach scoops Mr Gay World 2021 title: Louw Breytenbach from South Africa has been crowned Mr Gay World 2021, making the country a third-time winner of the coveted international title.
Moffie director Oliver Hermanus to helm gay love story: SA filmmaker Oliver Hermanus, best known for Moffie, will direct a new gay romance set in the USA and starring The Crown actor Josh O’Connor.
Cape Town Pride 2022 ‘goes to Belgium’ for launch: With real-world events back on the calendar, plans for Cape Town Pride 2022 will be unveiled at a Belgium-themed affair on 27 November.
The Trolley Dollies to touch down in Jozi: The Trolley Dollies, your favourite first-class flight attendants, are finally flying back to Johannesburg after a decade-long absence!
Here are all the Pride Month queer parties in Joburg: Jozi's queer community is celebrating the end of Pride Month with a series of bashes on Saturday 30 October in Joburg. Take your pick!
Apple Music enlists 3 SA artists to take over Pride Playlists: To celebrate Johannesburg Pride Month, Apple Music has enlisted three South African artists to take over their flagship Pride Playlists.
Here are 12 LGBTQIA+ highlights on Showmax: From lesbian superheroes to a gay coming-of-age horror, here are 12 LGBTQIA+ shows and movies on Showmax this Pride Month.
Philippines’ Kodie Macayan named Mr Gay World 2020: Kodie Macayan from the Philippines was crowned Mr Gay World 2020 in a virtual finale on Saturday night, the second win in a row for the country.