A law protecting gay actors from employment discrimination almost prevented ABC's The Real O’Neals from finding a gay lead.
A new ABC sitcom based on Dan Savage’s early life has cast an openly gay actor to play the lead character, a move executive producers say was important for the integrity of the show. 21-year-old Noah Galvin will star as Kenny, a teenager who co… Read The post Gay Actor Takes Starring Role in Dan Savage Sitcom ‘The Real O’Neals’ appeared first on Towleroad.
Understanding that many of you may be embarking on Thanksgiving travel today to visit family whose political views you despise, we’ve chosen Dan Savage’s 2002 book Skipping Towards Gomorrah as our TowleREAD pick of the day. Savage’s… Read The post Dan Savage Reads From His Take-Down of Right-Wing Nuts, ‘Skipping Towards Gomorrah’ – LISTEN appeared first on Towleroad.
Five years after Dan Savage recorded the first testimonial, the It Gets Better Project is launching "5 Years Better."
Five years ago the It Gets Better Project took the internet by storm and managed to change - and maybe even save - thousands of lives. It all started when Dan Savage and Terry Miller posted the first-ever "It Gets Better" video, recounting...Show More Summary
Will gets bad news on "Nashville," Dan Savage responds to Kim Davis meeting the Pope
On All In with Chris Hayes last night, Dan Savage spoke about why Kim Davis’ secret meeting with Pope Francis is troubling and how it contradicts his message that the Catholic Church should focus less on social issues. Said Savage of...Show More Summary
I think Kim Davis is waiting to cash in. I predicted from the beginning that she would defy all the court orders, defy the Supreme Court, she would ultimately be held in contempt of court, lose her job, perhaps go to prison for a short amount of time. And then she will have written for her, […]
Dan Savage tackled the hypocrisy of Kentucky's renegade anti-LGBT clerk, Kim Davis', refusal to issue marriage licenses citing her religious beliefs on Tuesday night's The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell. Davis has been married four...Show More Summary
The cast of the new season of "Dancing With The Stars" has been revealed, Dan Savage goes full Dan Savage on Kim Davis
Dan Savage appeared on MSNBC's The Last Word and pointed out Kim Davis' moral double standards on marriage. read more
Dan Savage spoke with Alex Wagner last night on The Last Word about anti-gay Kentucky clerk Kim Davis, saying that Davis wants to be a martyr and that she is opportunistically cashing in on her hypocrisy. On Davis’ refusal to dole out marriage… The post Dan Savage: Hypocrite Kim Davis Wants To Be A Martyr – VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Speaking with MSNBC’s Chris Hayes last night in a segment on the Ashley Madison hack, sex advice columnist Dan Savage shared why he has sympathy for the victims of the privacy breach but not career homophobe Josh Duggar. Explained Savage:… The post Dan Savage: Ashley Madison Hack Victims Have Right to Privacy But Not Josh Duggar – VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Tonight at an anti-gay conference hosted at anti-gay pastor Jim Garlow's church, National Organization For Marriage president Brian Brown told the audience that Dan Savage and his husband are "intentionally depriving" their adopted son of his mother and father. He...
It was one of those moments where every ounce of my being longed to capture what was unfolding before my eyes. I knew I might forever regret letting it pass without taking a picture. But I knew that a picture might scare away the magic. People...Show More Summary
“How and when did I learn to sound gay?” filmmaker David Thorpe asks in the new trailer for his documentary Do I Sound Gay? It’s a question we have all asked each other at some point. (Who hasn’t hear the quip, “When she opens her mouth, a purse falls out!”) Related: Filmmaker Hopes To Discover What Makes Us […]
"This could really queer this really wonderful friendship."
David Sedaris, Dan Savage, Tim Gunn, Margaret Cho, and others discuss the topic in a new documentary.
Dan Savage makes the ten year best-of clip: "From the silly to the profound, from the personal to the political, we’re celebrating a decade of your creativity and self-expression. And, we’re doing it from A to Z. With over 75 references and 18 filmmaking styles, we've tried to capture some of the richness and variety of YouTube from the last decade."
In a new clip from the docuseries 'It Got Better' (now in its second season), the collaboration between Lisa Kudrow and Dan Bucatinsky's production company and Dan Savage's 'It Gets Better' campaign, actor Andrew Rannells (Girls, Hedwig, The Book of...