Pet of the Week • 12-19-14

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 7:55am

Hennessey is a playful, 2-year-old American bulldog mix. She’s been at the shelter for a long time, so her adoption fee has been waived. All she needs is a toy and a family. Please come visit her at Dallas Animal Services, 1818 N. Westmoreland Road.  Her ID# is A862823. The Adoption Center is open 11 [...]

Still Richard

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 7:25am

As the Alzheimer’s drama ‘Still Alice’ garners acclaim, its makers, gay couple Wash Westmoreland and Richard Glatzer, deal with their own health tragedy Partners in life and filmmaking, Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland may have bestowed Julianne Moore with a role that could finally net her an Oscar. Adapted from Lisa Genova’s novel of the [...]

Billy Masters

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 7:20am

This week in porn scandals Gay porn star Bruno Knight, pictured, ran into trouble when trying to fly out of LAX this summer. While rushing to catch a flight to London, he was detained by DEA officers. Turns out, they had been tipped off that the porn pup would be smuggling 226 grams of crystal [...]

Divine intervention

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 6:30am

  Bette Midler chats about support from gay fans, wigs and her hot new CD Before the whole world knew her as “The Divine Miss M,” Bette Milder was ours. In the early ’70s, bawdy, belt-y Bette was performing for the NYC bathhouse boys, and don’t think she’s forgotten it, either. “I mean, if I [...]

More is Leslie

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 6:15am

The irrepressible Leslie Jordan returns to North Texas for an evening of fairy tales ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor Leslie Jordan is sitting at a Starbucks near his home in Los Angeles — one of three he calls his “office” — when he interrupts our conversation to remark on someone who just passed in [...]

Magic to do

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 6:00am

Sorcery and song dominate a rich holiday season of moviegoing: ‘The Hobbit,’ ‘Into the Woods,’ ‘Annie,’ ‘The Imitation Game,’ ‘The Gambler,’ ‘Unbroken’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor The year got off to a slow start, movie-wise. From New Year’s Day until the end of summer, only one film — Boyhood — really stuck out. [...]

Best Bets • 12-19-14

Posted on 18 Dec 2014 at 11:10pm

Friday 12.19 Getting ‘Red’ with Belvedere at S4 Belvedere Vodka has teamed with Station 4 to present a pre-Christmas music show that also benefits HIV/AIDS research and treatment. DJ Zeke Thomas, pictured, and rising artist Laurieann “Harlee” Gibson will provide the entertainment at the party. with 50 percent of profits from the sale of Belvedere [...]

Ben Whishaw: The gay interview

Posted on 18 Dec 2014 at 8:53am

As our final lead-up to The Hollywood Issue on Friday, we offer up an interview with the notoriously private Ben Whishaw, who — aside from his work in films like Skyfall and Cloud Atlas — will be appearing soon in Paddington and the supernatural drama Lilting. Lawrence Ferber tracked down Whishaw and Lilting’s writer/director Hong Khaou. [...]

Kiesza: The gay interview

Posted on 17 Dec 2014 at 8:17am

‘Hideaway’ singer Kiesza talks about her gay fans, and whether she’s more of a Mariah or Whitney fan

Jeffrey Tambor of ‘Transparent:’ The gay interview

Posted on 16 Dec 2014 at 8:17am

Jeffrey Tambor talks about the hit new streaming series ‘Transparent’