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‘Desperately Seeking Susan’ star Mark Blum dies aged 69

‘Desperately Seeking Susan’ star Mark Blum dies aged 69

Actor Mark Blum passed away on 25th of March, his death has been attributed to the COVID-19 coronavirus.  Blum is best known for his roles in Desperately Seeking Susan and Crocodile Dundee. He was 69 years old. In 1985 Blum played Gary Glass in Desperately Seeking Susan. The New Jersey hot-tub salesman’s life is turned upside down when his […]

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Rap icon Da Brat comes out ahead of birthday celebrations

Rap icon Da Brat comes out ahead of birthday celebrations

90s rap legend Da Brat has revealed that she is a member of the LGBTIQ+ community, taking to social media to share her love for her partner Jesseca Dupart. The Grammy-nominated Funkdafied singer was celebrating an early birthday present from her partner, admitting she had previously been quiet about their relationship. “I’ve always been a kind […]

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Legendary playwright Terrence McNally dies from COVID-19 complications

Legendary playwright Terrence McNally dies from COVID-19 complications

Legendary playwright Terrence McNally, known for his Tony award winning works including Love! Valour! Compassion!, has died aged 81. McNally’s husband Tom Kirdahy confirmed the news to media today, revealing that the lung cancer survivor had lost his life due to complications related to COVID-19. Tributes are pouring out McNally on social media, remembering him as […]

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Miley Cyrus says she quit going to church because of gay friends

Miley Cyrus says she quit going to church because of gay friends

Singer Miley Cyrus has shared that she stopped going to church as a teenager because she realised it wasn’t a welcoming place for her LGBTIQ+ friends. Cyrus shared her thoughts during a live Instagram chat with model Hailey Baldwin in which she said she was now considering how to “redesign my relationship with God.” “I […]

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Musician and artist Genesis P-Orridge has died aged 70

Musician and artist Genesis P-Orridge has died aged 70

Genesis Beyer P-Orridge, the founder of artist’s collection COUM Transmissions, and band’s Throbbing Gristle and Psychic TV has died aged 70. The artist’s death was announced by their children Genesse and Caresse, who said P-Orridge had died on March 14 after a two year battle with leukemia. P-Orridge used s/he as gender pronouns. “Dear friends, family […]

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‘Dance Around the World’ singer Richinel dies aged 63

‘Dance Around the World’ singer Richinel dies aged 63

Singer Richenel has passed away aged 63 after battling lung cancer. The artist is best known for his 1986 club hit Dance Around the World.  Born Hubertus Richenel Baars, he had hits in many countries in the late 1980’s but was especially especially successful in Scandinavia, Italy and Germany. After studying fashion Richinel turned his attention to […]

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‘The Boys in the Band’ playwright Mart Crowley dies aged 84

‘The Boys in the Band’ playwright Mart Crowley dies aged 84

Playwright Mart Crowley, who wrote the groundbreaking play The Boys in the Band has died aged 84. It has been reported that Crowley died of a heart attack while recovering from heart surgery. The author is best known for his play The Boys in the Band which is recognised for its groundbreaking depictions of male homosexuality. Described as a game […]

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Matthew Mitcham launches fundraiser to move back to Australia

Matthew Mitcham launches fundraiser to move back to Australia

Olympic gold medallist and cabaret artist Matthew Mitcham has launched a fundraiser to assist in moving back to Australia with his British husband Luke Rutherford. After revealing his marriage to Rutherford on Instagram in February, the pair are now asking for donations to move from the UK to Australia. The GoFundMe page cites high visa […]

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Billie Jean King says she’s prepared to bury the hatchet with Court

Billie Jean King says she’s prepared to bury the hatchet with Court

Tennis great Billie Jean King says she’s prepared to stop calling for Margaret Court’s name to be removed from the Melbourne Tennis Centre arena if Court learns to be “more loving” towards the LGBTIQ+ community. Speaking to the New York Daily News, King reflected on her disagreements with the Perth based former Tennis champion turned […]

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Olympian Matthew Mitcham weds Luke Rutherford

Olympian Matthew Mitcham weds Luke Rutherford

Olympian Matthew Mitcham has tied the knot with his partner Luke Rutherford. Mitcham posted pictures from the couple’s ceremony, that took place in Belgium, to his Instagram account. “After a sustained period of lovely gestures, loyalty, gazing adoringly and many trips to Ikea, I managed to trick @lukeyluke8 into falling in love with me, proposing to me […]

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