In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Tomlin met her wife, writer Jane Wagner, in Comedian and actress Wanda Sykes came out in November at a rally for gay rights in Las Vegas, admitting she had never felt compelled to publicly discuss her sexual orientation until the passage of Proposition 8. He also revealed that he and his partner, Brad Altman, had been together for 18 years at that point. Archived from the original on June 23, But professionally, I was feeding a fantasy. Hollywood Bowl July 31 — August 2,
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And in a interview with Out magazine, Diaz said that the experience actually helped his career. She took me to the back room. In Januarythe couple were recruited by Lieutenant Governor of Illinois Sheila Simon to lobby legislators to pass SB10 which would allow same-sex marriage. As a kid growing up in New York's Washington Heights neighborhood, however, he felt compelled to keep his sexuality a secret. Screen Actors Guild Award. We both love New York.
Once you start worrying about being offensive, you're doing a disservice to yourself and the creative process. McKellen said that he sympathized with black actors over the OscarsSoWhite controversy because he had personally noted the lack of openly gay actors who had won an Oscar for Best Actor. When accepting his Tony for "Curtains" the year after he publicly came out, Pierce thanked his "partner, Brian, because it's 24 years of listening to your damn notes--that's why I'm up here tonight. She simply never denied it. I snuck some straight porn in there too, so that threw him off just enough. Ferguson at the Muppets Most Wanted premiere in March