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Holly Woodlawn Trans Actress Dies: Lou Reed and Andy Warhol Muse

Posted on December 7, 2015 at 4:59 pm by Lily — Make a Comment

Holly Woodlawn, the trailblazing transgender actress who inspired Andy Warhol and Lou Reed, has passed away. Woodlawn was 69-years-old and had been diagnosed with brain and liver cancer in June. Woodlawn was best known for her work in Andy Warhol’s films. Woodlawn appeared in Warhol’s films Women in Revolt and Trash. She also spent time […]

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Jane Fonda To Be Honoured For LGBT Activism

Posted on October 2, 2015 at 1:12 pm by OUTtv — Make a Comment

The legendary veteran actress, political activist and fitness guru Jane Fonda will be honoured for LGBT activism at the Los Angeles LGBT Center’s 46th-anniversary gala Vanguard Awards, which will be held Nov. 7.  The actress became a friend and activist to the LGBT community at a time when it was unheard of for celebrities to […]

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Dustin Lance Black and Tom Daley Are Engaged

Posted on October 1, 2015 at 10:24 am by Lily — Make a Comment

Dustin Lance Black, the screenwriter behind Milk, and British Olympic diver Tom Daley are getting married! The handsome couple have shared their engagement news publically with a notice in the births, marriages and deaths section of The Times of London. Recently, British actor Benedict Cumberbatch also chose to announce his engagement with a formal notice […]

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Lady Gaga Debuts Haunting Song & Video for ‘Til It Happens to You’

Posted on September 18, 2015 at 11:37 am by OUTtv — Make a Comment

Lady Gaga has once again used her music to make an emotional and hard-hitting political statement.  The grammy winner’s new song, ‘Til It Happens To You’, is the theme song for campus rape documentary “Hunting Ground,” which had a small release in January and has been airing at college campuses across North America since.  Lady […]

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Tide Cleans Up with Same-Sex Marriage Ad

Posted on September 9, 2015 at 11:59 am by OUTtv — Make a Comment

The Tide to Go brand has cleaned up with a lovely advertisement incorporating same-sex marriage and the need for a Tide pen to keep grooms looking their best. In this witty spot, a twist on your expectations results in a laugh – and a strong message (not just for the Tide pen!). Tide has previously […]

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Cate Blanchett to Star in Lucille Ball Bio

Posted on September 7, 2015 at 8:34 am by Lily — Make a Comment

Cate Blanchett has signed on to star in a new Aaron Sorkin penned Lucille Ball biopic, according to The Wrap. The new film focusing on Ball, the legendary leading lady of I Love Lucy, will be produced by the stars’ children, Lucie Arnaz and Desi Arnaz Jr. Outlets report that the movie will cover the […]

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Antigay Clerk Kim Davis Gets Spoofed: Clerks and Recreation

Posted on September 6, 2015 at 4:24 am by Lily — Make a Comment

Kim Davis, the US Kentucky Clerk who ignited controversy by refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples in her county, gets satirically skewered in this Funny or Die video spoof called, Clerks and Recreation. Davis has made headlines for denying same-sex couples their rightful marriage licenses, claiming doing so would violate her religious convictions. Davis ignored orders […]

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Mx.: Oxford Dictionary Adds New Gender-Neutral Title

Posted on September 4, 2015 at 11:38 am by Lily — Make a Comment

The word Mx. will be included in the newest editions of the Oxford English Dictionary. Joining the new entries, alongside modern terms like pwnage, awesomesauce, cat cafe, microagression, rando, and other recent additions to the english lexicon, will be the title prefix or honorific, Mx. The gender-neutral term Mx. is an alternative to Mr., Ms., Mrs., […]

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OUTtv CEO James Shavick honoured with D.F.A.

Posted on May 23, 2015 at 4:08 pm by OUTtv — Make a Comment

  Influential Canadian producer and CEO of OUTtv, James Shavick, has been honoured with a Doctor of Fine Arts (honoris causa) from Capilano University’s School of Motion Picture Arts. The honorary doctorate degree is the highest form of recognition granted by Capilano University and is conferred upon those who have outstanding and sustained achievement in their […]

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Scrubs Star Zach Braff Offers Pizza For Gay Indiana Weddings

Posted on April 7, 2015 at 5:25 am by Lily — Make a Comment

  In response to Indiana’s controversial new discrimination law, actors Zach Braff and Donald Faison of the TV series ‘Scrubs’ offered to cater same-sex couples’ nuptials. Indiana recently saw it’s Governor Mike Pence sign into law the controversial new ‘Religious Freedom Restoration Act’, which allows people (and their businesses) the right to discriminate based on […]

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