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‘Difficult People’ starring Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner cancelled by Hulu after three seasons

The hilariously acerbic Hulu comedy Difficult People has been cancelled after three seasons and 28 episodes. Billy Eichner, who stars in the show with Julie Klausner, wrote on Twitter tonight: ‘Yes it’s true. DIFFICULT PEOPLE has come to an end. Thanks to many people but above all my friend, @julieklausner. A singular comedic voice & the funniest person I know. I cannot WAIT to see what Julie creates next. Thanks to all of you Difficult People out there who watched.’

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Wishing a happy 35th birthday to Russell Tovey!

Now that was a superb birthday meal @therivercafe thank you @steve_the_brockman #chocolatebrooklynbridge

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Non stop birthday cakes! Loving these @abcquantico birthday times #carvelicecream icecream cake!!! Thank you to the @abcquantico squad!!

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Celeb Instagram: Australia Marriage Equality Edition!

Congratulations Australia! Now everyone can marry the person they love. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-41992344

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Hooray Australia! So excited to hear the news of the marriage equality vote! #lovewins

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We love that you chose LOVE, Australia! #marriageequality

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WE BELONG! Australia chose LOVE! #loveislove #australia #equality #lgbtq #australiasaidyes

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WATCH: When Harry met Cheyenne …

I’ll have what they’re having! Could there BE two dreamier men than Cheyenne Jackson and Harry Connick Jr.? Both so handsome and so talented and so charming. Cheyenne paid a visit to Connick Jr.’s daytime talk show this week. Below are some highlights.

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Lunch break Video: Check out Randy Rainbow’s latest song parody: “Those Were The Good Old Days”

Tuesday Morning Man: Chris Judd!

No, this is not the professional dancer Chris Judd who was once married to Jennifer Lopez.

Our Tuesday Morning Man is retired Australian rules football midfielder Chris Judd .

I found photos of 34-year-old Chris with a full head of hair and many with a shaved head.

With that face, he looks stunning either way. But which look do you readers prefer?

Anyway, Chris retired from the sport in 2015.

He was already winding down when he suffered an injury and decided to bring an end to his 279-game career.

Chris certainly played long enough to be widely regarded as one of the best footballers in the modern game.

He was captain of both the West Coast Eagles and Carlton Football Club in the Australian Football League.

Chris twice won the league’s highest individual honur, the Brownlow Medal, and is a two-time winner of the Leigh Matthews Trophy as the AFL Players Association most valuable player.

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Morning Round-Up: Armie Hammer; Diana Ross; George Takei; Daniel Franzese; Matthew Mitcham; Aaron Carter

Armie Hammer Says He ‘Fell in Love’ with Director Luca Guadagnino on the Set of Call Me By Your Name

George Takei continues to deny groping model as damaging audio surfaces Gay Star News

Stranger finds Diana Ross’ fanny pack at Marshalls Page Six

Britney Spears, Celine Dion, Demi Lovato, Join Music Video Calling For End To Anti-LGBT Violence In Brazil NewNowNext

Doesn’t Daniel Franzese have a phone? Kenneth in the 212

Matthew Mitcham helps launch same-sex wedding ring collection in anticipation of ‘yes’ vote Gay Star News

Aaron Carter reveals ‘amazing’ body transformation after being admitted to rehab Pink News

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Morning Video: Elton John pays a visit to Stephen Colbert and talks about his classic 1970s albums

Elton John is commemorating the 50th anniversary of his successful songwriting partnership with Bernie Taupin with an ultimate greatest hits compilation entitled ‘Diamonds.’ Last night on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, he talked about his stupendous run of hits in the 1970s with such albums as Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, Captain Fantastic, Rock of the Westies, Caribou, Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only the Piano Player and more. I have an older brother who had them all so these are part of the soundtrack of my life. Wonderful memories.

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Days of Our Lives: Will Horton is reunited with husband Sonny and mom Sami! But, it’s complicated

At last. Sonny Kiriakis walks into a diner and there is Will Horton, the husband he thought was dead. Trouble is this: Will has no idea who Sonny is – even after Sonny kisses him. Then Will’s mom Sami rushes in. Doesn’t know her either. His memory has been wiped clean in true soap opera fashion. Gosh it is just so great to have Chandler Massey back!

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Celeb Instagram: Kathy Griffin! Gus Kenworthy! Andy Cohen & Wilson Cruz! The Gays of DOOL!

Thank you Amsterdam! The standing ovation made me feel like my future's so bright, I gotta wear shades.‬ – - Sunglasses by the fabulous @aaribostroem – - #Amsterdam #Antwerp #Vienna #Oslo #Copenhagen #KathyGriffin #laughyourheadoff #Fashion

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Squad. photo credit: JPI

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Thanks for having me on your radio show this morning, @bravoandy. It was great to@chat it up! @radioandysxm Sports coat- @talliaorange Styled by @chazefoley

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"Cover girl! Put the bass in your walk! Head-to-toe, let your whole body talk!" Very excited to be on the front of this month's @vulkanmag wearing pretty clothes by @ralphlauren! Thank you to the talented @taylormillerphoto for making the shoot fun and easy and @italogregorio and @charliewardstyles for grooming/ styling me! To check out the rest of the pics and the accompanying interview click the link in my bio!

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Snapped! Rock Hudson & Montgomery Clift!

Thanks to Andrew Rannells for posting this on his Instagram today. I had never seen this photo before of two of biggest stars in movie history who were both closeted gay men and very close friends of Elizabeth Taylor. They would have been such a striking couple!

Happy Monday. Montgomery Clift and Rock Hudson. Just hanging out.

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Morning Round-Up: Liz Smith; Tyler Posey; Daniel Franzese; Derick Dillard; Kevin Spacey

Legendary gossip columnist Liz Smith is dead at 94 Kenneth in the 212

Tyler Posey Comes Out As Bisexual On “Jane The Virgin” NewNowNext

Bijou Phillips Apologizes to Daniel Franzese for Sexual Assault, Body-Shaming, Homophobia Towleroad

Reality TV star Derick Dillard fired for transphobic comments against Jazz Jennings Pink News

Kevin Spacey scandal: Pics from rehab surface USA Today

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Monday Morning Man: Kit Williamson!

Talented Kit Williamson turns 32 today and so it’s the perfect day to once again feature him as Morning Man.

He may be best known to most people as Ed Gifford on the series Mad Men but to me, he’s sexy Cal on the terrific web series EastSiders.

But Kit is so much more than Cal on the show which will soon premiere its third season. He also created the show and wrote and directed the episodes. And he put together a stellar cast that includes Van Hansis (As the World Turns), Constance Wu (Fresh Off the Boat), Stephen Guarino (Happy Endings), Matthew McKelligon and John Halbach who is Kit’s real-life partner and produces the series with him.

Kit began his career on Broadway, appearing in the Tony-nominated revival of Eric Bogosian’s Talk Radio while he was still an undergraduate acting student at Fordham University.

Kit has also had roles in the films Kiss Me, Kill Me and Retake.

I want to take this opportunity to give a shout out to the new website Kit and John launched earlier this month called Where Gentlemen Go, a gay travel and lifestyle blog for the modern gentleman. If I had not been in Las Vegas for my nephew’s wedding, I would have been at their launch party.

Kit writes on Facebook: “We’ve been planning this for months and are thrilled to finally share it with all of you! The website has three verticals: Go Out (Travel), Go Home (Lifestyle) and Go For It (Fitness) and we’ll be featuring daily interviews with gay men making an impact online. We also have some awesome weekly fixtures, including Play Gentle, a sex and relationship advice column with Aram Giragos, Getting Out There, a travel diary about overcoming anxiety with Glenn Garner and Getting Started, a fitness training program from Joseph Dean. Please check it out at www.wheregentlemengo.com.”

Happy birthday to Kit!





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Lunch Break Video: Wanda Sykes celebrates her 30th appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”

Remember the days when Rosie O’Donnell wasn’t out while hosting an enormously popular daytime talk show? Thankfully those days are long gone. Ellen DeGeneres is as popular as ever and the also out Wanda Sykes just made her 30th appearance on Ellen’s show. Check it out!

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WATCH: Last night on ‘Saturday Night Live,’ Kate McKinnon was once again brilliant as Jeff Sessions

On lst night’s episode of Saturday Night Live, embattled Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore (Mikey Day) meets with Vice President Mike Pence (Beck Bennett) and Attorney General Jeff Sessions (Kate McKinnon).

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Sunday Instagram: Roger, Rafa & more! Bette Midler & John Stamos! Chandler Massey! Wilson Cruz!

We have some important information for you The Top 8 players in the world welcome you to the #NittoATPFinals! #atp #tennis #Nadal #Federer #Zverev #Thiem #Cilic #Dimitrov #Goffin #Sock

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@bettemidler and company- Thank you for the joyous, colorful, optimist much needed reprieve from the outside world for our souls. #HelloDolly was perfect. #HelloQueen #SuperNovaBette

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A day of Days. Photo credit @dunkman023

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Tonight’s @startrekcbs Fall Finale is epic. Join us on #CBSAllAccess tonight and on @startreknetflix internationally tomorrow!

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Showtune Sunday: All About Rose Marie!

At 94, suddenly the great Rose Marie is all the rage again and I love it. The woman who literally has had the longest career in showbiz history was a major child star at 4 – major – and was billed then as Baby Rose Marie. She later played comedy writer Sally Rogers for five seasons on television classic The Dick Van Dyke Show and was a regular for 12 years on the original Hollywood Squares. She was the first major star to be known simply by her first names and is the subject of the new documentary film Wait for Your Laugh which features interviews from numerous co-stars, including Carl Reiner, Dick Van Dyke, Peter Marshall and Tim Conway. She could belt out one heckuva number as a kid and certainly as an adult. Here are a handul.

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Morning Man Classic: Peter Brown!

Sadly, I was not familiar with Peter Brown until I read of the boyishly handsome actor’s death last year.

He starred as the eager young deputy Johnny McKay on the 1958-62 ABC series Lawman and played a Texas Ranger on NBC’s Laredo, another TV Western.

From 1972-79, He went on to play Dr. Greg Peters on NBC’s Days of Our Lives and later worked on other soap operas such as The Young and the Restless, Loving, One Life to Live and The Bold and the Beautiful.

His film roles include the 1964 sexploitation flick Kitten with a Whip, the 1964 surfing-buddy movie Ride the Wild Surf, and 1974′s Foxy Brown as a bad guy who is castrated by men hired by the revenge-seeking title character (Pam Grier).

His severed genitals were presented to his girlfriend (Kathryn Loder)!

One of his more recent films was 2001′s The Wedding Planner starring Matthew McConaughey and Jennifer Lopez.

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Celeb Instagram: Chandler Massey, Freddie Smith & Christopher Sean! Garrett Clayton! Laverne Cox & Lea DeLaria!

These three brought the drama to #DayofDAYS! @therealcmassey @mrchristophersean @fmsmith319

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Thank you Ted Sarandos for a banging @netflix party @lavernecox @jackiecruz @wildshawkat @arresteddevelopment

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Weekend Round-Up: Janet Jackson; Anna Paquin; Ellen Page; George Takei; Jake Shears; Jane Fonda; Rosie O’Donnell

WATCH: Janet Jackson honored with 2017 Music Icon Award at the Out100 Gala Gay Star News

Anna Paquin backs up Ellen Page’s sexual harassment allegation against director Brett Ratner Pink News

Ellen Page to play a superhero again in Gerard Way’s new Netflix adaptation Gay Star News

George Takei Denies Claims of Sexual Assault by Former Model Towleroad

Arrow Producer Suspended; 19 Men and Women Allege Harassment Advocate

Sordid Lives Actor Alleges Mogul Benny Medina Tried to Rape Him Advocate

Jake Shears Tells Gay Men To Give More Than Their Bodies Instinct

Jane Fonda says to Australia: ‘Everybody should be able to get married.’ Pink News