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Logo network to air annual ‘Trailblazers’ broadcast to salute gay rights pioneers

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Craig Ruttle, APEdith Windsor, the 84-year-old woman at the center of the U.S. Supreme Court decision granting gay couples federal marriage benefits, smiles as she cools herself with a fan showing her image during the gay pride march in New York Sunday, June 30, 2013.
NEW YORK -- The Logo network next month will launch what it hopes will become an annual televised event saluting pioneers in the gay rights movement, with the woman who challenged the federal Defense of Marriage act as the first honoree.

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Leto speaks of AIDS epidemic and hope the disease would soon be eradicated

Monday, April 14, 2014
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Jared Leto took home the MTV Movie Award on Sunday for best on-screen transformation for his role as a transgender woman in “Dallas Buyers Club."

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‘Hunger Games’ top winner at MTV Movie Awards, Leto wins ‘best transformation’

Sunday, April 13, 2014
Lupita Nyong'o, right, looks on as Jared Leto accepts the award for best on screen transformation for “Dallas Buyers Club” at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.
LOS ANGELES -- Conan O'Brien kicked off the 22nd annual MTV Movie Awards on Sunday night with a challenge to gain 50 celebrity cameos for his opening segment, a shtick with Will Arnett that merged two categories, best fight and best kiss, and a musical number about hating musical numbers in big awards shows.

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Big Oscar night for ‘12 Years a Slave,’ ‘Dallas Buyers Club,’ ‘Gravity’

Sunday, March 2, 2014
Jordan Strauss, Invision/APMatthew McConaughey, from left, holds his award for best actor for his role in "Dallas Buyers Club", Cate Blanchett holds her award for best actress in "Blue Jasmine", Lupita Nyong'o holds her award for best supporting actress for "12 Years a Slave," and Jared Leto holds hi award for best supporting actor in "Dallas Buyers Club" in the press room during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Los Angeles.
LOS ANGELES — Perhaps atoning for past sins, Hollywood named the brutal, unshrinking historical drama “12 Years a Slave” best picture at the 86th annual Academy Awards.

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Backstage: Jared Leto in generous mood after acting Oscar win

Sunday, March 2, 2014
Matt Sayles, Invision/APJared Leto, center, arrives with his mother Constance and brother Shannon at the Oscars on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
LOS ANGELES — Jared Leto wasn't just thinking about himself after winning the best supporting actor Academy Award on Sunday night — his thoughts veered from his mother, the populations of Ukraine and Venezuela and even the reporters who were covering his Oscar glory.

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Jared Leto wins Best Supporting Oscar for ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

Sunday, March 2, 2014
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LOS ANGELES — Jared Leto has won the Academy Award for best supporting actor for his performance as an HIV-positive transgender prostitute in "Dallas Buyers Club."

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Oscar ‘favorites’ McConaughey, Leto win SAG awards for ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

Saturday, January 18, 2014
Photos: Matt Sayles, Invision (AP)Matthew McConaughey (left) and Jared Leto take home Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, for their performances in "The Dallas Buyers Club."
LOS ANGELES -- David O. Russell's "American Hustle" has won the Screen Actors Guild award for outstanding cast, setting up the con-artist comedy as the film to beat at the Academy Awards.

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Liberace biopic, ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ score wins at madcap Golden Globes

Monday, January 13, 2014
Paul Drinkwater, NBC (AP)Hosts Tina Fey, left, and Amy Poehler during the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Amy Poehler made out with Bono, Tina Fey mocked George Clooney's taste in women and Matt Damon emerged, bizarrely, as the night's recurring gag.

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McConaughey is magnificently ‘cringe worthy’ in ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Anne Marie Fox, Focus FeaturesMatthew McConaughey as Ron Woodroof in a scene from the film, "Dallas Buyers Club."
LOS ANGELES -- In 1986, Texan Ron Woodroof was diagnosed with HIV and given 30 days to live. When receiving the news, the rodeo-lover argued with the doctor, saying only homosexuals got such a disease-and he was as straight as they came.

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In heels and pounds lighter, Jared Leto plays transgender in new role

Thursday, September 12, 2013
Chris Pizzello, Invision/APJared Leto[
Jared Leto’s return to acting started, as so many things do, with a flirtation. But the possibility of playing Rayon, a transgender person dying of AIDS for the film “Dallas Buyers Club,” came to him while he was on tour in Europe.

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