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‘Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn’ Review: A Revealing Doc

‘Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn’ Review: A Revealing Doc | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

A second documentary about the infamous Roy Cohn, directed by the granddaughter of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, is less authoritative but more anecdotally revealing than 'Where's My Roy Cohn?'

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GLOW season 3 and the evolution of queer storytelling

GLOW season 3 and the evolution of queer storytelling | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

GLOW season 3 addresses the queer and LGBT issues of the '80s that had been simmering in the background

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Revry wants to be the streaming service for and by LGBTQ people

Revry wants to be the streaming service for and by LGBTQ people | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Founded in late 2015, Revry markets itself as the first global LGBTQ streaming app, hosting more 4,000 hours of films, shows, podcasts and music.

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Cheddar EXCLUSIVE: Revry Joins Comcast’s Xfinity X1 as Newest Network

Cheddar EXCLUSIVE: Revry Joins Comcast’s Xfinity X1 as Newest Network | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Revry CEO, Damian Pelliccione, was interviewed this morning on Cheddar Business, the millennial-minded financial and business network, to announce the queer streaming network’s upcoming expansion into the Comcast family.

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OUTtv and Air Canada partner to bring Pride to In-Flight entertainment

OUTtv and Air Canada partner to bring Pride to In-Flight entertainment | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

World’s First LGBTQ+ TV network’s programming will be available to watch on board Summer 2018 - To celebrate Pride 2018, OUTtv and Air Canada today announced a partnership that will bring OUTtv content to Air Canada’s enRoute in-flight entertainment system for a summer of Pride themed programming.

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How ‘Pose’ Will Make History for Trans Storytelling

How ‘Pose’ Will Make History for Trans Storytelling | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Writer-director-producer Janet Mock writes about the impact Ryan Murphy's new FX drama "Pose" will have for the trans community.
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Tinseltown's Queer! Vintage LGBT Television Comes Out of the Closet!

Tinseltown's Queer! Vintage LGBT Television Comes Out of the Closet! | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

“Tinseltown’s Queer”, produced and hosted by Nicholas Snow, aired on Los Angeles-area television for most of the 1990’s. With the launch of PromoHomo.TV in the Spring of 2016, he brought this episode literally out of the closet to share with his growing worldwide audience, the majority of whom were not even born with this particular …

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Is ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ the Most Radical Show on TV?

Is ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ the Most Radical Show on TV? | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The reality-television competition that began nine years ago has evolved to reflect an era fixated on gender and identity — and the boundary-pushing spirit of its star.


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Danny Miller on the Robron 2018 Wedding: ‘It’d be nice to have a big happy gay wedding where nothing goes wrong!’

Danny Miller on the Robron 2018 Wedding: ‘It’d be nice to have a big happy gay wedding where nothing goes wrong!’ | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Danny Miller talks about the Robron 2018 wedding and reveals his high hopes that it will be plain sailing for Aaron and Robert in ITV soap Emmerdale
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LGBT characters on U.S. TV at record highs

LGBT characters on U.S. TV at record highs | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The number of lesbian, gay and transgender characters on U.S. television shows have reached record highs, and campaign group GLAAD said on Thursday that their stories were more important than ever given moves in the United States to roll back LGBT acceptance.
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‘Will & Grace’ Is Back. Will Its Portrait of Gay Life Hold Up?

‘Will & Grace’ Is Back. Will Its Portrait of Gay Life Hold Up? | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The groundbreaking NBC sitcom helped normalize gay characters in the 1990s. But its sharp-edged humor and stereotypes may feel out of step in the identity politics age.

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RuPaul Charles: How Donald Trump Has Led to the Rise of LGBT TV

RuPaul Charles: How Donald Trump Has Led to the Rise of LGBT TV | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

EmmyWrap Magazine: "As the government has gone away from acceptance and inclusion, I believe that television and the arts have taken up the slack," RuPaul tells TheWrap

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Prejudice and Pride: The People’s History of LGBTQ Britain review – sad, joyous, sometimes both at once

Prejudice and Pride: The People’s History of LGBTQ Britain review – sad, joyous, sometimes both at once | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Presented by Stephen K Amos and Susan Calman, this documentary told of the highs and lows in the long march for gay rights. Plus: 10 Puppies and Us
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Gay performers shine with several wins at the Emmy Awards

Gay performers shine with several wins at the Emmy Awards | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Gay performers shined at the Emmy Awards on Sunday with wins in several categories including best actor in a drama series, which went to "Pose" star Billy Porter as the first openly gay black man to take home the honor.

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'The L Word' Creator Ilene Chaiken on LGBTQ Stories on TV

'The L Word' Creator Ilene Chaiken on LGBTQ Stories on TV | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

"It's still a predominantly white male world and there's still a scarcity of stories of marginalized populations being told," said the Emmy winner when discussing the revival of the groundbreaking drama at MIPTV.

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Revry is the queer streaming site you always needed in your life

Revry is the queer streaming site you always needed in your life | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

CEO Damian Pelliccione and COO Alia J. Daniels share their top picks on Revry, an entertainment streaming site by, for, and about the LGBTQ community.

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‘All American’ Team on Portrayal of Class Differences, LGBTQ Community

‘All American’ Team on Portrayal of Class Differences, LGBTQ Community | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The CW’s new drama “All American,” based on the real-life experiences of ex-NFL player Spencer Paysinger, centers on a a football player from South Central Los Angeles who transfe…

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Most Americans Don’t Know Anyone Who’s Transgender. “Pose” Could Help Change That

Most Americans Don’t Know Anyone Who’s Transgender. “Pose” Could Help Change That | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Pose, the new series on FX that debuts on June 3, is a revelation. It shows that trans people can be heroes, and not just victims. First, there’s what’s in front of the camera. The show tells the story of New York City’s ball culture scene in the AIDS-plagued 1980’s, and follows a group of […]
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Ultimate 'Roseanne' Fan: Be Prepared to Love This Unexpected Reboot

Ultimate 'Roseanne' Fan: Be Prepared to Love This Unexpected Reboot | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
With many people skeptical about the upcoming Roseanne reboot, this insider attempts to dispel our fears: the show reflects truth in today's America.
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Runaways, Black Lightning, and a new kind of LGBT representation

Runaways, Black Lightning, and a new kind of LGBT representation | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Are we entering a brand new era of LGBTQ+ representation?
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Pop Culture Fix: Ryan Murphy’s New Show “Pose” Will Feature an Astonishing 50+ LGBT Characters

Pop Culture Fix: Ryan Murphy’s New Show “Pose” Will Feature an Astonishing 50+ LGBT Characters | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Plus: Jodie Whittaker takes over the TARDIS, Mary and Mel and Sue reunited for Christmas, some Steven Universe ballet, the new Grace & Frankie trailer, and more!

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how punk rock lgbt television was redefined by a bunch of club kids and their friends

how punk rock lgbt television was redefined by a bunch of club kids and their friends | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
TV legends Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey, the makers of RuPaul’s Drag Race have been making niche “unscripted storytelling” TV shows since the 80s, from underground movies about club kids to docs about finding love in Iraq.
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I didn’t grow up with LGBT kids’ TV characters – but I found them elsewhere

I didn’t grow up with LGBT kids’ TV characters – but I found them elsewhere | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The Disney Channel has introduced its first ever LGBT storyline in Andi Mack – but in my formative years, I had to look outside kids’ TV to find my small-screen role models
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The Archers - A short history of being gay in Ambridge

The Archers - A short history of being gay in Ambridge | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
From the first mention of the word 'gay' to the first gay wedding in soap history...
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TV Series Based on RuPaul’s Life Lands At Hulu

TV Series Based on RuPaul’s Life Lands At Hulu | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
There’s about to be even more Ru on your TV screens. The television series based on RuPaul’s early days as a ’80s New York club kid has found a home at Hulu. The streaming platform has signed on to develop the half-hour dramedy, tentatively called Queen. As of now there are no more production developments …
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