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See video for Ben Platt’s new song “Cherry On Top”


Today Ben Platt released the video to his new single Cherry On Top. Directed by Platt, Cherry On Top is a romantic romp through Los Angeles showcasing the love between Platt and his real life fiancé actor Noah Galvin.

It follows last month’s release of Andrew. Both songs will be featured on Platt’s highly anticipated new album Honeymind, his most introspective and unfiltered project to date. It will be released May 31 via Interscope Records.

Last week Platt announced “The Honeymind Tour” playing across North America this summer.  Kicking off July 18 in Boston, MA and making stops at marquee venues including the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, CA, two nights at Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN, and two nights at Massey Hall in Toronto, ON.  Brandy Clark, GRAMMY® winner and songwriter for the Tony®-winning Broadway musical Shucked, will support on all dates.  All tickets available at the general on-sale this Thursday, April 18th at 10am local.  For more information, and to purchase tickets, visit benplattmusic.com.

The North American tour will follow Platt’s exclusive concert residency at Broadway’s recently refurbished Palace Theatre. The residency, directed by Tony Award winner Michael Arden who collaborated with Platt on the 2023 Tony Award-winning revival of Parade which also earned Platt a Tony nomination, will play Tuesday, May 28 through Saturday, June 15 for 18 performances only. Tickets are on sale now HERE.


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Elliot Page makes Time 100

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Barbra Streisand has a new song “Love Will Survive” and it will be released on April 25

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Mark Indelicato SPILLS on ‘Hacks’ season 3, ‘Ugly Betty’ network drama & Jean Smart


Johnny Sibilly sits down with his “Good Judy” and fellow Hacks actor, Mark Indelicato to give you all the behind the scenes #Hacks tea you could ask for. They dive into Mark’s groundbreaking role as Justin on Ugly Betty, unpack the complicated evolution of the ‘coming out’ story, and how much (or how little) has changed since Ugly Betty premiered back in 2006. Grab a cocktail (and a beer while you’re at it), because our final interview of the season will give you everything you want and more!!

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Nicholas Galitzine Remembers His “Firsts”


Nicholas Galitzine reveals his “first” everything! From his first celebrity crush to his first time falling in love, Nicholas is spilling all the tea. When was Nicholas’ first audition? When was the first time he wore a period piece costume? What’s the first food he likes to eat when he returns to the UK?

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Deadline Contenders: See “Fellow Travelers” panel with Matt Bomer, Jonathan Bailey and Ron Nyswaner


The Deadline Contenders panels are done ahead of Emmys to expose the voters to the different show of the particular year. This panel from a few days ago is with Fellow Travelers actors Matt Bomer and Jonathan Bailey together with the director of the show Ron Nyswaner. All deserve Emmys for what is some of the finest television I have seen in many years.

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Tuesday Round-Up: Sarah Paulson; Yvie Oddly; Jerrod Carmichael; Todrick Hall; Lisa Rinna & more!

Sarah Paulson Talks Fillers, Says She Doesn’t ‘Shoot Anything’ into Her Face: ‘Everyone Knows I’m 49′ People.com

Drag Race winner Yvie Oddly recalls meeting Whoopi Goldberg after Snatch Game impersonation: ‘I blanked out’ EW.com

Jerrod Carmichael says controversial slave joke was taken out of context: ‘It has nothing to do with sex’ EW.com

Todrick Hall Reacts to Backlash on GoFundMe Page for His Family Instinct

Jenna Jameson’s Wife Jessi Lawless Files for Divorce, Reveals Why in Video & Shares Alleged Text Messages Just Jared

Lisa Rinna says same-sex marriage is under attack and Americans will ‘lose democracy’ if Trump wins Advocate

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Dusty Springfield was born 85 years ago today – let’s celebrate by enjoying some of her classic songs

For more than a few decades now, I go through a Dusty Springfield phase where I start playing Dusty in Memphis again … and again … and again.

I just love this amazingly talented woman who left us far too soon – in 1999 just shy of her 60th birthday.

Born 85 years ago today, Dusty left behind a beautiful body of work.

I especially love her big hair TV appearances in the 60s and have several of them here for you to enjoy.



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Today’s Morning Man: Sean Maher!

happy 49th birthday to the stunning actor Sean Maher!

When I met Sean at the Los Angeles LGBT Center gala in November 2011, he was such a sweet guy and still seemed so moved by all the love that had come his way since coming out earlier that year.

‘I am still hearing from people who were inspired by my story and came out to their parents,’ he told me. ‘I’ve also been getting some old-fashioned fan mail from people that brought me to tears – their stories so inspire me.’

‘It was 14 years that I sort of had this layer of fear on me so it does feel different to kind to kind of shed all of this past baggage,’ he also said. ‘This part of my life that was so huge that I didn’t feel comfortable enough to share for fear of my career being destroyed.’

Maher and his partner, Paul, have been together for more than a decade and are raising two children. He is so committed to his family that he took two years off from acting to be a full-time dad.

His career was launched in a big way in 1999 when he was cast in the title role of the FOX series Ryan Caulfield: Year One. He followed that up with a recurring role on Party of Five and was a cast member of the short-lived series The $treet.

Since returning to full-time acting in 2009, Maher has done guest spots on such shows as Arrow, The Mentalist, Looking, 9-1-1, The Rookie, Human Target and Drop Dead Diva, was a regular on the ABC Family series Make it or Break It and on the short-lived NBC drama Playboy Club in which he played a closeted gay man.

He is best known to many fans for his role as Dr. Simon Tam on Firefly.

He also starred in the independent film version of Much Ado About Nothing and is the voice of Dick Grayson / Nightwing in series of animated Batman and Justice League films.



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Snapped! Russell Tovey in Venice!

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On “Watch What Happens Live,” Ben Platt discusses backstage visits with Beyonce and Barbra


On tonight’s Watch What Happens Live, Tony winner Ben Platt says he was incredibly nervous to perform while Beyoncé was in the audience at one of his Broadway shows, adding that she was lovely when they met afterward and she made him feel good about his performance. During a round of “Around the Ben’D,” Ben also talks about Barbra Streisand coming to see him in Dear Evan Hansen, where they discussed crying while singing.

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Happy birthday to Luke Evans!

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Gio Benitez and Tommy DiDario take a walk in NYC’s Central Park and celebrate eight years of marriage

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Monday Round-Up: Karamo Brown; Madonna; Billie Elish; Ella Matthes; Weekend Tennis Round-Up & more!

Karamo Brown opens up about his struggles after first catching fame: “I felt depressed and alone” Queerty

Billie Eilish Kisses YouTube & TikTok Star Quenlin Blackwell at Coachella 2024 Just Jared

Madonna says ‘I will always stand for the gays’ during moving tribute for Pulse shooting victims Attitude

Lesbian News publisher Ella Matthes has died at 81 Advocate

11 celebs who love their LGBTQ+ siblings Out.com

Weekend Tennis Round-Up: Kenneth in the 212

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My tribute to beloved television icon Elizabeth Montgomery who was born 91 years ago today

One of my all-time favorite stars was Elizabeth Montgomery who was born 91 years ago today.

Such a beauty and great talent.

Of course I grew up watching Bewitched which ran for eight seasons on ABC and loved her as Samantha (and sometimes as Serena) and her interactions with mother Endora, nosy neighbor Mrs. Kravitz, daffy Aunt Clara, nervous Esmeralda, naughty Uncle Arthur, Doctor Bombay and Darrins one and two.

(I purposely didn’t mention that soulless weasel Larry Tate because I could not stand him!)

After the show ended, Miss Montgomery never attempted another TV series. Instead, she became a TV movie queen of high quality and over two decades starred in 22 of them – a wide range of roles. They included The Legend of Lizzie Borden, Dark Victory, Mrs. Sundance, A Case of Rape, Belle Starr, Amos, Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story and her final two movies in which she played journalist Edna Buchanan in The Corpse Had a Familiar Face and Deadline For Murder.

She earned an Emmy nomination for her performance in the 1978 miniseries The Awakening Land (as well as for Lizzie Borden and Case of Rape) and six more Emmy nods for Bewitched but sadly never won.

What made me love her even more was her very public support of her former co-star Dick Sargent after he came out publicly as a gay man in the early 1990s.

She even rode with him in the West Hollywood Gay Pride Parade and when asked why, she answered: “For the love of Dick.”

Sadly, she was just 62 when she died in 1995 from cancer. She and her partner of 20 years Robert Foxworth finally married two years before her death. She had three children with third husband William Asher who produced Bewitched and she also had a five-year marriage to Oscar winner Gig Young.

She most certainly has never been forgotten and I would love to see her TV movies available for rental or purchase.

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Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper talk eclipse, Real Housewives & more w/Gayle King & Charles Barkley


The host of Bravo’s reality show “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen” and CNN’s Anderson Cooper join Gayle King and Charles Barkley in studio for a wild ride of fun and games.

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See WWHL guest Michaela Jaé Rodriguez review some of her past red carpet ensembles


Loot star Michaela Jaé Rodriguez looks back on some of her past outfits and says whether she’s still into them or not during “Loot or Give It the Boot.” Michaela gives a “loot” to the Thom Browne gown she wore to the Met Gala, she still loves the structural outfit she wore to the Vanity Fair Oscar party, she gives a “loot” to the silver dress she wore to the Clooney Foundation event and says she felt like a flower at the Independent Spirit Awards in her pink mini dress.

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Self-described “baby gay” Jerrod Carmichael gives a damn about everything Beyoncé does


Jerrod Carmichael played a round of “Does! Jerrod! Give a Damn!?” a few nights ago on WWHL and tells Andy Cohen which pop culture topics have his attention. He says he gives a damn about everything Beyoncé does, including her new album Cowboy Carter, and he’s ready for the new chapter of JoJo Siwa after her Kiss-inspired look at the iHeartRadio Awards. On the other hand, he doesn’t care about the upcoming Matrix 5 or the upcoming season of Bridgerton.

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Morning Man Classic: Lyle Waggoner!

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Sunday Round-Up: Bette Midler; Billy Porter; Dan Jervis; Brittney Griner; & more!

Inside Bette Midler’s Steamy Rise to Fame at a Gay Bathhouse People

Billy Porter delivers powerful speech at Miami Beach Pride after receiving key to the city Out.com

Out gay swimmer Dan Jervis qualifies for Paris 2024 Olympics, with partner watching on Outsports

Brittney Griner and Wife Cherelle Are Expecting Their First Baby: ‘Coming Soon’ People

J.K. Rowling says she won’t forgive Harry Potter stars for disagreeing with her transphobia Out.com

Gays name the “40 and older” male celebs they find incredibly attractive Queerty

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