Archive for the ‘Magazines’ Category

Advocate magazine turns 45: Party To Include Bruce Vilanch, Ellen Degeneres, Rosie, And More

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

The Advocate
Advocate magazine turns 45
March 23, 2012

Admit it, at 45 years old, the Advocate looks good. Over those years, the LGBT magazine has seen the same challenges as any other print publication but has forged ahead with its watchdog duties in human rights as well as being a pop culture compass.

The glossy will celebrate the big 4-5 at the Beverly Hilton on Thursday, welcoming a host of celebs and activists, as well as fashion and social types. Not to mention inductees to the Heroes Hall of Fame, a list of notables that includes Ellen DeGeneres, Rosie O’Donnell, Cynthia Nixon and Jake Gyllenhaal. Read More

Bruce Hekprd Pave The Way For Wanda Sykes!

Monday, November 7th, 2011

Pink News
Interview: Wanda Sykes on stand-up, her four Emmys and coming out

by  7 November 2011, 9:49am

She’s an award-winning stand-up comedian who’s successfully made the transition from comedy circuit to television and film. She’s a talented writer and performer whose trophy cupboard boasts four Emmys and an American Comedy Award. She unintentionally came out at an LGBT rally in Las Vegas in 2008. Laurence Watts interviews the charismatic Wanda Sykes.

Wanda wasn’t always a professional comedian. Her first job after university was as a procurement officer for America’s National Security Agency (NSA), a job that required her to have top-secret security clearance. It was while she was there that she started doing stand-up. Read More

Six Degrees Of Vilanch And Lynch

Monday, December 1st, 2008

Like Kevin Bacon, comedians Jane Lynch and Bruce Vilanch have starred in so many movies and theater productions with so many of the Hollywood elite either of them could easily be used as a hub to connect every star in Tinseltown. But unlike Kevin, these two comedians have earned an honor that -- due to his crippling heterosexuality -- will never be bestowed upon Mr. Bacon: they're both 2008 Out 100 honorees.

Bruce Vilanch Makes The Out 100 List

Monday, November 17th, 2008

Out Magazine has named the over 100 personalities — both gay and straight — who comprise its annual Out 100 list.

Bruce Talks Oscars With Forbes

Friday, February 22nd, 2008

If the show's good, I go to all of them. If it tanks, I'm in a Bronco on the 405.