✊🏾 QUEER BLACK LIVES ON SCREEN: A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE GOOD, THE BAD & WHAT NEEDS TO COME NEXT 🏳️‍🌈

On-screen representation has taken much-needed leaps in recent years, with queer Black lives being illustrated in all their messy, three-dimensional glory on shows such as Pose, Orange is the New Black and Sex Education, and to a lesser extent, on the big screen, in films such as Moonlight. In January, GLAAD reported that 23 per cent of queer characters on broadcast TV were…

LIL NAS X, NOTED POWER BOTTOM ANNOUNCES ALBUM RELEASE, TEASES SONG

Lil Nas X is here to give you narrative. After releasing his much discussed video for “Industry Baby,” Lil Nas X is ready to drop his entire album. In a new teaser trailer, where he refers to himself as a power bottom, the star has announced that his debut album, Montero, will release on September 17….

‘POSE’S MJ RODRIGUEZ MAKES HISTORY WITH BEST ACTRESS EMMY NOM

It’s tens across the board for MJ Rodriguez! The actress and singer, who plays Mother Blanca Evangelista on FX’s groundbreaking series Pose is finally getting some much-deserved recognition from the Emmy Awards! Rodriguez made history today when she became the first trans actor to be nominated in the Lead Actor or Actress categories. Previously, the show and…

LIL NAS X BLAZES THE STAGE WITH SULTRY KISS @ BET AWARDS

Out gay rapper Lil Nas X made headlines over the final weekend of Pride Month after his sultry on-stage kiss with a male performer at the BET Awards on June 27. During his performance of the chart-topping single “Montero (Call Me By Your Name),” Lil Nas X locked lips with a dancer in a televised…

DRAG RACE: ALL STARS 6 PREVIEW TEASES SURPRISE QUEEN & MORE TWISTS

RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars is back for a 6th season and it’s fiercer than ever on the Paramount network.  Thirteen queens strut into the workroom: A’keria Chanel Davenport, Eureka O’Hara, Ginger Minj, Jan, Jiggly Caliente, Pandora Boxx, Ra’Jah O’Hara, Scarlet Envy, Serena ChaCha, Silky Nutmeg Ganache, Kylie Sonique Love, Trinity K. Bonet, and Yara Sofia…

DEPICTING LGBTQ+ PEOPLE IN THE MEDIA, WITHOUT STEROTYPES

Only one-fifth of people globally see LGBTQ+ people represented regularly in visual media, and when they do, the representation is often narrow and stereotypical. But a new project from Getty Images and GLAAD aims to improve the situation. Getty — which provides images to media companies, advertising agencies, and publications, including The Advocate — and the LGBTQ+ media…

LIL NAS X IS BRINGING HIS GAY AGENDA TO ‘SNL’ WILL DEBUT NEW SONG

Lil Nas X isn’t entertainment for your children any more. He’s an adult now, doing adult things, booking adult gigs. So no more righting children’s books and popping up at elementary schools. Now, he’s giving lap dances to Lucifer, rapping about bottoming, and performing on Saturday Night Love. We love to see it! After the…

👑 RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE: 🎤 SEASON 13 “GRAND FINALE” 💄

Drag Race Season 13 — Tributes and Scale: The season of RuPaul’s Drag Race we all sort of felt would never end (and sometimes didn’t want to) finally crowned the next drag superstar. It was a return to the vaunted lip sync smackdown format after last year’s pandemic outbreak forced Ru and producers to get clever. Still, the…