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Zachary Quinto: Coming out was great for my career

Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Zachary Quinto
"I work more now than I ever did when I was in the closet." ...

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TLC finally cancels ’19 Kids and Counting,’ and schedules an ‘education push’ instead

Thursday, July 16, 2015
Michelle Duggar, left, is surrounded by her children and husband Jim Bob, second from left, after the birth of her 17th child in Rogers, Ark.
TLC is not moving forward with an 11th season of "19 Kids" featuring the Duggars, whose show "will no longer appear on the air," the network told The Associated Press on Thursday. ...

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Caitlyn Jenner to write weekly column on LGBT issues

Monday, July 6, 2015
This image, provided by courtesy of E!, shows Caitlyn Jenner in the first official promotional trailer for the new documentary series, "I Am Cait," in Southern California. The show premieres Sunday, July 26, 2015, at 9 p.m. PDT on E!
Jenner’s spokesman said the columns on the celebrity content website WhoSay are part of Jenner’s effort to explore matters of concern to the LGBT community. ...

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PBS documentary ‘Growing Up Trans’ explores possibilities, unknowns facing transgender youth

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
This image released by PBS shows transgender teen Ariel in a scene from "Growing Up Trans", from the "Frontline" series airing on PBS on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. “Growing Up Trans” explores the transgender phenomenon as younger people than ever and their parents are now experiencing it.
"Growing Up Trans" explores the transgender phenomenon as younger people than ever (and their parents) now experience it: a frontier of possibilities and unknowns, and a minefield of high-stakes choices. ...

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‘Big Brother’ casts first openly transgender houseguest

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Audrey Middleton
CBS has revealed the cast of "Big Brother 17, which includes the first-ever openly transgender contestant on the U.S. version of the popular summer series. ...

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‘Becoming Us’ captures a family’s journey when father comes out as transgender

Friday, June 12, 2015
From left: Sutton Crawford, Carly Lehwald, Ben Lehwald and Suzy Crawford from the ABC Family docu-series "Becoming Us." The series airs Monday at 9 p.m. EDT on ABC Family.
The ABC Family docu-series "Becoming Us" follows a 16-year-old dealing with the usual challenges of high school and encroaching adulthood - plus the recent news that his father is becoming a woman. ...

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Tennessee TV station refuses to air marriage equality ad featuring gay doctor, reservist

Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Jesse Ehrenfeld
The ad features Jesse Ehrenfeld, a Nashville doctor and Navy reservist who recently returned from Afghanistan. In the ad, Ehrenfeld says, "I was able to stand up and put my life on the line for the freedoms that we all ...

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TLC yanks ’19 Kids’ from schedule amid Josh Duggar molestation confession

Friday, May 22, 2015
TLC
Sources familiar with the situation tell TMZ, the fate of the show is uncertain, but there's now so much heat in the wake of Josh Duggar's molestation confession ... the network had to make the decision. ...

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‘Queer as Folk’ creator launches new Logo series ‘Cucumber’ and ‘Banana’

Monday, April 13, 2015
The cast of 'Cucumber,' a new drama created by Russell T. Davies.
It’s been 16 years since Russell T. Davies created the original "Queer as Folk." When it came out in 1999 there were comparatively fewer gay characters on television. Eventhough the number of LGBT characters has grown, he believes there's still ...

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Conservative groups attempting to kill prospective ABC show over Dan Savage influence

Thursday, April 9, 2015
Dan Savage
Conservative groups are trying to kill in the cradle a prospective ABC sitcom about a family upended when a teenage son comes out as gay because sex columnist and gay rights activist Dan Savage is involved in the production. ...

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