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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — Grab the smelling salts, because How To Get Away With Murder is... Continue reading
Posted 32 minutes ago at Towleroad
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The third episode of Looking’s second season, “Looking Top To Bottom,” was a big step for Patrick (Jonathan Groff) and Kevin (Russell Tovey), but, maybe it’s the Dutch courage talking, it wasn’t my favorite episode. One of the series’ strengths... Continue reading
Posted 11 hours ago at Towleroad
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And with that, season four of American Horror Story draws to a close. Not with a bang, but with a whole lot of bangs. If there's one thing tonight's Freak Show finale delivered, it was a high body count. Everything... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Towleroad
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Star of stage and screen Alan Cumming has been one of the most outspoken and visible out actors in the LGBT community. From his breakout role as the Emcee in Cabaret to his work on network TV, Cumming has turned... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2015 at Towleroad
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With only one episode left this season, American Horror Story: Freak Show has started to resolve its many plotlines with, predictably, a fairly high body count. Now, granted, a few of these characters and conflicts have only just been introduced,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2015 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — Kathy Griffin takes the hot seat left vacant by the late Joan... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at Towleroad
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Well, we're back! Looking's second season landed on HBO with a weekend woodsy getaway and a raging woodland dance party. It was an interesting choice to start this season outside the show’s usual San Francisco-metro setting. It was a little... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at Towleroad
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When it comes to the things that make an icon, Janet Jackson seems to tick every box. Janet is a genre-spanning triple-threat whose decades-long career arc is full of some of the greatest pop music and spectacle of all time,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2015 at Towleroad
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(instagram raul castillo) BY BOBBY HANKINSON If you were hooked on HBO's dramedy Looking by the end of its first season, you should be excited for its return, Sunday at 10 p.m. Eastern. The first few episodes of the sophomore... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2015 at Towleroad
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Welcome back! After a brief winter hiatus, American Horror Story: Freak Show returned with a real doozy of a guest star. We last left a few of our favorite characters in some pretty precarious positions. Whether they were in jail... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2015 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — HBO's dramedy Looking returns for a second season Sunday at 10 p.m.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2015 at Towleroad
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She’s won Golden Globes, Emmy Awards, a Peabody, and more, but if there is one piece of hardware associated with the great Carol Burnett, it’s a curtain rod. The absolute queen of sketch comedy, Burnett is responsible for some of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2015 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — Stephen Colbert hosts The 37th Annual Kennedy Centers Honors Tuesday at 9... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — Out TV personality and cancer-survivor Robin Roberts looks back at the year... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2014 at Towleroad
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If there’s a case to be made for nurture versus nature, I’d have to cop to Pee-Wee’s Playhouse Christmas Special playing at least a small role in my personal little gay development. The primetime special, initially aired December 1988, is... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2014 at Towleroad
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Having released just three major films before he was tragically killed in a car accident in 1955, James Dean was able to leave an indelible mark on history. He was nominated for two Academy Awards following his death (the first... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2014 at Towleroad
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Chaka Khan, a worldwide singing superstar who has sold an estimated 70 million records across the globe, may be the Queen of Funk, but she’s also a queen in the LGBT community. A singer, actress and activist, Khan has won... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2014 at Towleroad
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Welcome back! After a short hiatus, American Horror Story: Freak Show has returned, and tonight's episode made up for lost time by bidding adieu to a couple major characters. (And showing more skin from Finn Wittrock.) Find out which characters... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — It’s a big weekend for James Franco fans. The multi-multi-hyphenate hosts Saturday... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2014 at Towleroad
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When it comes to comedy, there is one icon, one legend whose star will always burn brighter than the rest: Lucille Ball. As perhaps the most beloved television star of all time, Lucille Ball is permanently etched into the memories... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — If you're biding your time until Magic Mike XXL, you could find... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2014 at Towleroad
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Before Melissa Etheridge, before Ellen, before Rosie, there was k.d. lang. The Canadian singer-songwriter with one of the most moving voices on the planet kicked open the closet door in 1992 when she appeared on the cover of The Advocate.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2014 at Towleroad
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Oh, no. Have we reached that part of the season where American Horror Story starts to run completely off the rails? I think so. With the con artists, the twins, the rich psychopath and the strongman/bearded lady/"lobster boy" family dynamic,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — Soak in all the crazy on Thursday’s How To Get Away With... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2014 at Towleroad
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To say the list of openly gay, black filmmakers is a short one would be a rather dramatic understatement. The most prominent, of course, is Lee Daniels. “Gay people see the world differently. As a black person, you see the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2014 at Towleroad