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“I draw the line after LBGT” Marc Almond  has no time for other labels

“I draw the line after LBGT” Marc Almond has no time for other labels

Singer Marc Almond has shared his thoughts on the different labels people use for gender and sexuality, saying he’s opposed to descriptions beyond gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender. The Soft Cell singer took to Twitter to share his thoughts but quickly deleted his posts when fans disagreed with his views and called him out on […]

Former rugby player Gareth Thomas shares he is living with HIV

Former rugby player Gareth Thomas shares he is living with HIV

Welsh rugby star Gareth Thomas has announced that he is HIV positive. The retired sporting star made the announcement in a video post revealing that people had tried to blackmail him over his status, and a newspaper had sent reporters to his parent’s house as they investigated his status. Thomas made history in 2009 when […]

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Sam Smith asks people to use gender neutral pronouns

Sam Smith asks people to use gender neutral pronouns

Singer Sam Smith has shared that their preferred pronouns are they and them. The popular singer has previously spoken about being non-binary and has opened up about how they prefer to be addressed. “After a lifetime of being at war with my gender I’ve decided to embrace myself for who I am, inside and out.” […]

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‘Fleabag’ star Andrew Scott shares that he hates the phrase “openly gay”

‘Fleabag’ star Andrew Scott shares that he hates the phrase “openly gay”

Actor Andrew Scott, who plays the priest in the second series of Fleabag, has shared that he hates the phrase “openly gay”. Speaking to GQ magazine Scott explained why the outdated phrase annoys him. “You’re never described as openly gay at a party – ‘This is my openly gay friend Darren’, ‘She’s openly Irish’. “It implies a […]

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‘Euphoria’ star Barbie Ferreira hopes her character becomes more queer

‘Euphoria’ star Barbie Ferreira hopes her character becomes more queer

Barbie Ferreira, who plays sex positive character Kat Hernandez on TV show Euphoria, says she hopes her character explores her sexuality more in the show’s second season. In a newly published interview Ferreira says she’s always considered the character to be queer. The TV series has just finished airing on Foxtel, ending with a mysterious final […]

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Professional soccer player Andy Brennan talks coming out on ‘7.30’

Professional soccer player Andy Brennan talks coming out on ‘7.30’

Andy Brennan became the first professional Australian soccer player to come out as gay earlier this year. The 26-year-old former Newcastle Jets star shared his experience with the world back in May, with an essay for Professional Footballers Australia. Brennan spoke on his journey since coming out on ABC’s 7.30 last night, touching on how things have […]

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Television’s Valerie Harper, star of TV series ‘Rhoda’, dies aged 80

Television’s Valerie Harper, star of TV series ‘Rhoda’, dies aged 80

Valerie Harper, the star of ground breaking television shows The Mary Tyler Moore Show and Rhoda has passed away aged 80. The actors family confirmed the stars passing, saying they would be releasing no further details. The actor had been battling cancer for many years. Harper revealed she had been diagnosed with brain cancer and had been given […]

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Transgender pioneer Carlotta says she’s against hormones for teenagers

Transgender pioneer Carlotta says she’s against hormones for teenagers

Transgender pioneer Carlotta has shared her thoughts on transgender children receiving medical treatment. The cabaret performer was making her return to talk show Studio 10 when she shared that she is opposed to children and adolescents receiving puberty blockers or hormone treatment. The 78 year-old  performer also voiced her opposition to Victoria’s legislation that will allow transgender people […]

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IMDb makes changes to allow transgender actors to edit listed names

IMDb makes changes to allow transgender actors to edit listed names

One of the most-used sources for film and cinema trivia will now allow transgender actors to apply to correct their names after backlash from the LGBTIQ+ community. IMDb has changed their policy after LGBTIQ+ advocates in the USA such as GLAAD and transgender actor Laverne Cox highlighted the affect that dead-naming can have on the […]

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Barbra Streisand’s surprise team up with Ariana Grande

Barbra Streisand’s surprise team up with Ariana Grande

Legendary artist Barbra Streisand is currently touring the USA promoting her latest album Walls. Fans got a surprise when Ariana Grande joined her on stage at her Chicago show to belt out No More Tears (Enough is Enough). Streisand first recorded the tune back in 1979 with disco star Donna Summer. It’s also been covered, in an incredibly […]

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