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I wrote a children’s book about donor conception in lesbian families. It was well-received other than a single persistent comment. “This is too much information for children.” Making the decision to conceive a child using a donor is significant. Some people choose known donors who have a role in their child’s life. Other people, including …

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The first full trailer for long-awaited Elton John biopic Rocketman is here. Taron Egerton stars as the music icon and does his own singing in the film, which will explore the music icon’s early days at Royal Academy of Music in London and his subsequent rise to pop stardom. But Egerton has said that Rocketman …

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Sir Ian McKellen

Sir Ian McKellen has shared that his greatest regret in life was not coming out to his parents. McKellen was recently a guest on podcast David Tennant Does A Podcast With, and opened up about how he wished he could have told his parents – Denis and Margery – that he was gay before they …

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Karl Lagerfeld

Legendary fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died in Paris at the age of 85 after a period of ill health. The German-born designer, who was the creative director of Chanel, Fendi and his own eponymous label, was one of fashion’s most influential figures. He died on Tuesday morning after being admitted to hospital the previous …

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Dolly Parton

Music icon Dolly Parton has hosed down long-standing rumours that she and childhood best friend Judy Ogle are a secret same-sex couple. Promoting the musical version of her iconic 1980 film 9 to 5 in the UK, the country music singer candidly answered questions about her career and personal life in an interview with The …

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Dancing With The Stars

Aussie drag star Courtney Act topped the leaderboard after performing on the first episode of Dancing With The Stars on Monday night. On last night’s debut episode, Courtney and dance partner Joshua Keefe slayed their routine to “Feel It Still” by Portugal The Man, scoring 23 out of 30 points. All three DWTS judges – …

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Sportsman Hotel in Brisbane

If you’re not travelling to Sydney for this year’s Mardi Gras parade, you’re invited to join in the celebrations at Brisbane’s Sportsman Hotel. Sporties is throwing a Mardi Gras party on Saturday, March 2, with free entry all night and a live stream of this year’s parade on the big screen from 6pm. The venue’s …

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Australian gaymers have cheered the news that a float themed after online game Final Fantasy XIV will make its debut in this year’s Sydney Mardi Gras parade. The float will be the fifth consecutive year that the Sydney Gaymers group, which has around 2,600 members, has participated in the annual parade, which will be held …

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Uber has chosen an inclusive heart as the symbol for a Valentine’s Day campaign in India to recognise the Indian Supreme Court’s ruling to decriminalize gay sex in the country. The transport service provider also added a rainbow background to its route map. The company announced the inclusive gesture via Twitter, urging everyone to express …

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Drag Race UK

UK talk show hosts Graham Norton and Alan Carr have been announced as judges on the upcoming UK spinoff of RuPaul’s Drag Race. The pair took to social media to share the exciting news, with Carr and Norton each posting a video. “Becoming part of the Drag Race family makes me ridiculously happy!” Norton said. …

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