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HBO’s ‘The Normal Heart’ wins Emmy Award for best TV movie

Monday, August 25, 2014
Mark Ruffalo and Matt Bomer in a scene from HBO's "The Normal Heart."
HBO's "The Normal Heart" has won the Emmy Award for best made-for-television movie. The critically acclaimed film depicts the rise of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City between 1981 and 1984, as seen through the eyes of writer/activist Ned Weeks, the founder of a prominent HIV advocacy group.

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TRAILER: ‘The Case Against 8’

Friday, May 2, 2014
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"The Case Against 8" takes an inside look at the groundbreaking Supreme Court case that overturned Proposition 8, California’s ban on same-sex marriage.

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HBO holds reception for gay couples at ‘The Case Against 8’ Sundance premiere

Saturday, January 18, 2014
The "Case Against 8" is behind the scenes documentary of the high-profile trial that overturned California's Proposition 8, the state's controversial ban on same-sex marriage. Pictured: Plaintiffs Kris Perry,  Sandy Stier, Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo.
PARK CITY, Utah -- Though they are not considered legally married in Utah, several gay and lesbian couples were feted with a wedding celebration as part of HBO's promotion of its upcoming documentary on gay marriage, "The Case Against 8."

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‘The Out List’ – LGBT Americans share their personal, professional stories

Monday, June 10, 2013
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A diverse cross-section of Americans share personal and professional stories, both heart-wrenching and triumphant, of the LGBTQ experience in the upcoming HBO documentary, "The Out List."

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Douglas, Damon dramatize Liberace’s steamy showbiz affair

Thursday, May 23, 2013
HBOMichael Douglas, left, as Liberace, and Matt Damon, as Scott Thorson in a scene from HBO's "Behind the Candelabra."
The idea of Michael Douglas playing Liberace might seem nearly as outrageous as Liberace himself. Liberace, forever hailed as Mr. Showmanship, was the excess-to-the-max pianist-personality whose onstage and offstage extravagance were legendary and who wowed audiences in Las Vegas and worldwide to become the best-paid entertainer on the planet...

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Matt Damon on HBO’s ‘Behind the Candelabra:’ ‘We took it very seriously’

Tuesday, January 8, 2013
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When Matt Damon gazed at Michael Douglas in full Liberace regalia during production of the HBO bio-pic Behind The Candelabra, did he find him attractive? “Very, very attractive,” said Damon, who plays Liberace’s lover Scott Thorson. While the actor may be speaking somewhat tongue in cheek, the film is full-on drama.

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‘True Blood’ star Joe Manganiello smolders as werewolf Alcide

Wednesday, July 7, 2010
Joe Manganiello joins 'True Blood' this season as Alcide
True Blood fans are in for a treat this season, with the addition of hunky Joe Manganiello as the werewolf Alcide. The cute, sensitive actor, best known for his work on One Tree Hill, beefed up for the role...

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Rosie O’Donnell’s new HBO documentary to focus on diverse families

Friday, January 29, 2010
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In her new HBO documentary, Rosie O'Donnell brings together a diverse group of families, letting the kids offer their candid and humorous insights about what being a family means. Produced by O'Donnell, who also makes a brief appearance, A Family Is a Family Is a...

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HBO’s ‘Big Love’ to explore gay storyline in season four

Saturday, December 19, 2009
Matt Ross plays Alby Grant in 'Big Love'
Television polygamy drama Big Love returns for a fourth season in January with a gay storyline that is likely to stir up controversy in Mormon circles where homosexual relations are prohibited, reports Reuters. [caption id="attachment_4195" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Matt Ross plays Alby Grant in 'Big Love'"][/caption]...

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GLAAD Rates HBO Most Gay-Friendly

Monday, July 27, 2009
Jill Scott, HBO's "The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency"
[caption id="attachment_126" align="alignleft" width="160" caption="Jill Scott, HBO's "The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency""][/caption] HBO tops the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation's third annual Network Responsibility Index, a study that evaluates the quantity, quality and diversity of images of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people...

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