She says she's "really happy" her character sparked the conversation.
Natalie Cole often told me that she liked to sing "with a smile in my voice." Not long before she died, she mentioned what she wanted her epitaph to be. She captured herself with impressive economy: "Natalie Cole: the daughter of a king, the mother of a prince, a friend to all."
"Listen, Mama owned whatever stage she was on."
Sayre interviewed Ali Forney Center founder Carl Siciliano for his “Sparkle & Circulate with Justin Sayre” podcast. You can
Britney was there for me when my father and stepmother sent me to rehab for being too gay. Her personal struggles before and after the ensuing years helped me as I readjusted back to school and into college. I didn't care if she shaved her head. I just wanted her to be okay and yes, just wished everyone would leave her alone.
It's the Girls shows Midler as nimble and versatile as ever. While her contemporaries have settled into grand stateliness or offer wispy remakes of their former glories, Midler, at 69, continues to push herself forward. Come and get these memories, indeed!
The singer-actress also gave her advice to aspiring drag queens who might be wanting to pay homage to her, suggesting they
Nicks is currently enjoying the throes of a comeback, thanks to appearances on "American Horror Story," a world tour with
Kristin Chenoweth Speaks Out For Gay Marriage As Part Of HRC's 'Americans For Marriage Equality' Effort
"If it was a sin to be short, what would I do? Well, I'd be right on the hell bus," she told Piers Morgan. "I don't believe
"I think everyone should be with who they love," she said at the time. "I think gay couples should be allowed to marry. They
Pop stars have been known to occasionally elicit the emphatic support of the gays. But as social media show time and time again, unlike gay icons of the past generation, not one seems able to speak to the community as a whole. What makes gays get so defensive about their icons?
Like many iconic female performers, Cher has long courted a gay male fanbase. In an appearance at the 2013 Attitude Awards
The 80-year-old Hollywood star also attributed her "Dynasty" legacy as having endeared her to the lesbian, gay, bisexual
Lorna Luft and Liza Minnelli will perform in "Lorna's Pink Party" at New York's Birdland on Oct. 14 and 21. For more information
In adulthood we discover that other gay men had adopted these women in exactly the same way in childhood. Why do we, as individuals, gravitate to women, even the same women, before we are part of a gay scene, and before we are swept up in any collective gay groupthink?