It turns out Rufus Wainwright was (partly) joking last year when he commented on gay men’s “terrible taste” in music. Clearing things up, David Alexander spoke to the Canadian-American singer/songwriter about his upcoming Australian tour, the “painfully straight” Robbie Williams, and being gay in the music industry.
Lately, there has been a sharp rise in web series with LGBTI-centric stories, though most cater to a gay male audience. However, lesbian web series are increasing their share of the spotlight, and Australia’s “Starting From… Now!” is one of the newest additions. Elias Jahshan met its director to get the lowdown.
SCREEN Australia recently announced a $10.7 million funding for 11 new TV series, with gay-themed stories among the crop. One of them is an adaptation …
A semi-final performance by gay French high-heeled dancer Yanis Marshall and his troupe Arnaud and Mehdi on Britain’s Got Talent has landed the trio a spot in the finals.
Gay-themed short film Showboy has nominated for a Dendy Award at the upcoming Sydney Film Festival.