Entertainment

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.
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.
Fury and joy as new Superman comes out as bisexual: DC Comics has caused a firestorm after revealing that the new Superman, who is the son of the original iconic character, is bisexual.
This upcoming lesbian film is already creating a stir: Benedetta, a new lesbian-themed movie by the director of films like Basic Instinct, is sparking controversy among conservative Catholics.
Bujy Bikwa released on bail: Gay media personality Bujy Bikwa has been granted bail after he spent five days in jail for allegedly assaulting entertainer Boity Thulo.
Here are the Mr Gay World 2020 delegates: The delegates competing for the Mr Gay World 2020 title have been announced and public voting has commenced.
Jozi Drag | House of Pink Volume 1: In the spirit of Pride, the Market Theatre bring live drag performances back to Jozi with the House of Pink Volume 1 - for three nights only!
‘Teenage’ Feather Awards reveals 2021 nominees: Now in its 13th year, the Feather Awards has announced its 2021 nominees; a colourful and star-studded list of queer and allied celebrities and activists.
Meet Playboy’s first out gay male bunny suit cover star: Social media star Bretman Rock has been revealed as the first out gay man to wear the full iconic bunny suit and ears on the cover of Playboy.
Stage set for Mr Gay World virtual editions: After a two-year hiatus, the stage is now set ‘virtually’ for delegates from across the globe to represent their countries at the 2020 and 2021 Mr Gay World events.
Kenya bans “blasphemous” documentary on queer love: Homophobic censors have banned the powerful documentary I Am Samuel, which depicts the travails of a queer love story in Kenya.
Trans reality TV star Yaya Mavundla honoured by Sowetan’s Woman’s Club: Yaya Mavundla continues to break barriers for the transgender community after being recognised as a Sowetan's Woman's Club achiever.
SA’s Johannes Radebe part of Strictly Come Dancing UK’s first all-male couple: South African dancer Johannes Radebe has been revealed as the professional half of Strictly Come Dancing UK's first male same-sex pairing.
It’s here! Lil Nas X drops debut album Montero to rave reviews: Lil Nas X continues to 'queer' pop culture as he 'gives birth' to his critically acclaimed album Montero and a steamy new music video.
Yahto Kraft channels heartache with new single ‘Requiem’: After the success of his recent collab with chart-topper Armand Joubert, Yahto Kraft is back with a haunting solo track, Requiem.
Lil Nas X praised for spotlighting HIV stigma in VMAs performance: Lil Nas X is applauded for promoting LGBTQ equality and highlighting HIV stigma in his performance at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday.