Out actor George Takeiwho recently starred in the Broadway musical Allegiancehas been cast as Reciter in New York City's Classic Stage Company's upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Pacifiic Overtures, to be directed by Tony Award winner ( and 2016 Tony Award nominee ) John Doyle, a press release stated.
In the musical ( which will start April 5, 2017 ), Commodore Matthew Perry sails to Japan in 1853 on a U. Nickelodeon has made history by introducing gay dads Harold and Howard in an episode of the program The Loud House, according to an LGBTQ Nation item that cites Gay Star News.
Throughout his showbiz career, which included playing Ed Gifford on Mad Men, the 29-year-old performer has never portrayed a gay character. “I’ve been super gay my whole life, and yet nobody seems to think of me as gay when they’re casting me in projects,” says Williamson during a recent phone interview with Postmedia Network.
As we continue to uncouple “television” from the “television set,” it’s important that we continue to recognize new ways to deliver content.
Absolutely Fabulous stars Joanna Lumley and Jennifer Saunders were big hits at the Hearst Tower luncheon, which included designers Christian Siriano, Zac Posen, Isaac Mizrahi and Rebecca Minkoff, Page Six noted.
There really isn’t a formula or specific “criteria” for choosing the films for the annual festival, Mc Quiggan said.
“We are constantly looking at other LGBT film festivals throughout the year and of course check out the films selected for Berlin, London and Sundance,” he said.
Director Casper Andreas snagged both the Opening Night (“Kiss Me, Kill Me”) and Closing Night (“Flatbush Luck”) films.