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Famous Latina Supermodel Comes Out

February 6th, 2015 12:26pm EST
World's First Latina Supermodel Patricia Velasquez Reveals She's
After years of speculation about her sexuality, supermodel/actress Patricia Velasquez has revealed she's a lesbian. The model and pageant queen, known for her role as Imhotep's former lover in the 1999 film "The Mummy," makes the revelation in her new memoir, "Straight Walk."

According to excerpts obtained by the New York Post, Velasquez decided to open up about her sexuality because of anti-gay sentiments in the Latin community. She felt the need to "start a dialogue" about the issue, insisting "the tide is changing."

Velasquez, who is billed as the "world's first Latina supermodel," que...
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Who Got The Exclusive To Interview Bruce Jenner About His Transition?

February 3rd, 2015 12:55pm EST
Diane Sawyer Scores First Interview About Bruce Jenner's Transit
Diane Sawyer has reportedly nailed the first big interview with Bruce Jenner, who will address the rumors regarding his transgender transition for ABC News.

In the weeks since In Touch Magazine photoshopped make-up on the former Olympian's face to illustrate its story about reported transition from male to female, the story has continued to gain more and more steam.

Page Six has reported that Sawyer will conduct the first interview with Jenner about coming out as transgender.

The special is not set to air until May in time for the all-important sweeps period.

Jenner is also planning to ...
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Bruce Jenner To Address His Transition And 'Journey' In E! Docu-Series

January 29th, 2015 10:05am EST
Bruce Jenner Will Address His Transition And 'Journey' In E! Doc
This promises to be the biggest spinoff from "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" ever!

Bruce Jenner is ready to address his changing appearance and the rumors that he's transitioning into a woman. The former Olympian will make his announcement during season 10 of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" and will have his own docu-series of his “journey” that will air on E!, reports TMZ.

The reality star has been making headlines for months due to his increasingly changing looks and behavior. Rumor has it that Jenner is making a sexual transition into a female, as evidenced by his softening facial ...
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Why Is Russell Brand Sticking Up For Bruce Jenner?

January 21st, 2015 1:48pm EST
Russell Brand Says 'Stop Bullying' Bruce Jenner
Bruce Jenner has an unlikely champion in controversial comedian Russell Brand.

Brand revealed on his news series, "The Trews" that he supports Jenner and believes that 'transphobia" should not be tolerated. This is in response to an InTouch Magazine cover which depicted the former Olympic athlete as a woman.

“Transphobia seems to be the most recent and encouraged form of prejudice, now that racism and homophobia are not tolerated,” the comedian stated.

“It’s such a celebration of the worst aspects of human values. What this does is it sanctions people being judgmental and cruel toward t...
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What Does Billy Crystal Think About Gay Sex Scenes?

January 20th, 2015 8:25am EST
Billy Crystal Is Put Off By Gratuitous Gay & Straight Sex Scenes
Billy Crystal isn't exactly a fan of watching LGBT sex scenes -- or any kind of graphic nudity -- on television.

While promoting his new show "The Comedians" during the Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena, Calif., a reporter asked him how he felt about LGBT dramas, and Crystal responded that he doesn't like programs that include gratuitous and graphic gay and lesbian themes.

He said, "Sometimes I think, 'Ah, that's too much for me'."

The actor/comedian received backlash on social media for his response, which some thought were anti-gay, forcing him to clarify his comme...
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Why Won't Kevin Hart Play Gay Characters?

January 19th, 2015 8:33am EST
Kevin Hart Explains Why He Won't Play Gay Characters?
Kevin Hart's everywhere right now. He's hosting "Saturday Night Live," showing up on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" and starring in "The Wedding Ringer," which opened this weekend to a not-too-shabby pile of box-office dollars.

But as Hart's career continues ballooning outwards, there's one thing we won't be seeing him doing- playing any kind of gay character.

While on New York's Power 105.1 radio station, the actor/comedian admitted that he's not interested in playing any kind of LGBT role.

According to Hart, it's his insecurities- not any kind of prejudice- that's to blame.

"I c...
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Magazine Claims Bruce Jenner Is Transitioning Into A Woman, Faces Major Backlash

January 15th, 2015 6:50pm EST
In Touch Faces Major Backlash For Photoshopped Cover Of Bruce Je
Bruce Jenner has found himself the unwanted object of attention due to the new issue of In Touch magazine, which has transformed the reality star into a female with the headline: "Bruce's Story, My Life as a Woman."

The obviously photoshopped picture features the "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" star/former Olympian wearing makeup and women's clothing. The image of Jenner is actually superimposed on a picture of actress Stephanie Beacham.

The magazine quotes an insider as saying: "This will be the year of his coming out. He knows that people have recognized his changes, and he’s finally ...
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Ellen DeGeneres Fights Back Against Article Accusing Her Of 'Gay Agenda' (Watch)

January 15th, 2015 8:55am EST
Ellen DeGeneres Fights Back Against Article Accusing Her Of 'Gay
Let this be a lesson to all: never pick a fight with Ellen DeGeneres.

During yesterday's episode of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," the comedian-turned-talk-show-host devoted a portion of her monologue to a recent article, in which she was mentioned.

The article: "Are You Aware of the Avalanche of Gay Programming Assaulting Your Home?"

Written in Christian Post last week, the piece argued that there was a deluge of LGBT characters, TV shows and themes in current TV, and that it's the duty of good Christians to defend against such television.

Some of the shows noted are "Empire" (Jamal, the ...
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Iggy Azalea Born A Man? 100 Percent Not True

December 13th, 2014 7:27pm EST
Iggy Azalea
Iggy Azalea has laughed off internet rumors that she was born a boy named Cody.

She wrote on Twitter on Friday:

Wait, so I'm just now reading that I was born a man and my name is Cody? *Cackling* why Cody tho? Lol.

— IGGY AZALEA (@IGGYAZALEA) December 12, 2014

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The singer added: "I just don't see myself as a Cody. I'm more of a Liam, if had a penis. Liam Azalea."

She then joked about her eligibility to receive the Chart-Topper Award at the Billboard Women in Music awards, adding, "Am I still gonna get my billboard women in music award tomorrow, now that I supposedly have a...
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Two Country Stars Reveal They Are Gay

November 21st, 2014 9:24am EST
Country Singers Ty Herndon & Billy Gillman Reveal They Are Gay (
Just hours after Ty Herndon revealed he was gay in a magazine interview, fellow country star Billy Gillman also announced he was a gay country artist.

Herndon, 51, told People magazine on Thursday that he was a "proud and happy" gay man. He hopes his revelation will help others who are afraid to tell the truth about themselves.

Several hours after Herndon's interview was published online, Gillman, 26, posted a video on YouTube, explaining that a journalist was on the verge of outing him after snapping photos of the singer and his partner. He was also inspired by Herndon to talk about his ...
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