🏳️‍🌈 NCUTI GATWA TO STAR AS NEXT DOCTOR WHO ✊🏽

After much speculation, the BBC officially confirmed that Ncuti Gatwa will play Doctor Who‘s Fourteenth Doctor. Best known for portraying Eric Effiong in Netflix’s hit series Sex Education, the Rwanda-born, Scotland-raised actor will take the mantle from Jodie Whittaker, who made history as the first woman to appear in the role when she was cast in 2017….

WILSON CRUZ TO RECEIVE GLAADs VITO RUSSON AWARD FOR HIS WORK

Actor Wilson Cruz is set to be honored at the GLAAD Media Awards in New York. The May 6 event, to be hosted by Cody Rigsby and Peppermint, is the 33rd annual celebration meant to honor media for fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of LGBTQ+ people and issues. Cruz, who has had a long career…

🌈 THE ADVOCATE WINS GLAAD MEDIA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING MAGAZINE 🏳️‍🌈

The Advocate won the GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Magazine Overall Coverage at Saturday night’s ceremony at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. The magazine bested Entertainment Weekly, People, POZ, and Variety in the category. The Advocate had also won the category in 2020. “Thank you to GLAAD for this honor at a time when it’s especially incumbent upon LGBTQ+ news outlets…

CARL NASSIB’S CLEATS WILL BENEFIT THE TREVOR PROJECT

Carl Nassib, the only NFL player to come out as gay while active and signed to a team, has helped design rainbow cleats to raise awareness of the LGBTQ+ community and funds for the Trevor Project, which assists LGBTQ+ young people in crisis. Nassib did the design as part of the My Cause My Cleats…

🔝 LIL NAS X TOPS DABABY AS SPOTIFY’S TOP MALE RAPPER 🏳️‍🌈

Congratulations to Lil Nas X! The Grammy-winning rapper and singer has just earned a new achievement. Lil Nas X has officially reached over 52 million+ listeners on Spotify. And even better, he has dethroned DaBaby as the most popular male rapper on the music streaming platform. As of August 10, Lil Nas X had 52.01million…