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36 Celebs That Are Out And Proud

July 9th, 2014 8:00am EDT
36 Celebs That Are Out And Proud
For so many years, celebrities had to hide their sexuality. Afraid of not getting work or keeping the jobs they already had, so many men and women of music, television and movies lived closeted and non-authentic lives. Today, these talented individuals use their sexuality not only as a platform for truth, but also as a way to assist other young people to be true to themselves and not live a life in fear. Some may surprise you, others are well-known to the LGBT community. Their stories instill hope that sexuality will become less of an issue then living an inspired life.

1. Ellen DeGene...
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Chris Diamantopoulos: 'We Slapped, Punched And Beat The Living Daylights Out Of Each Other'

April 9th, 2012 2:24pm EDT
Chris Diamantopoulos
Chris Diamantopoulos was covered in bruises while shooting The Three Stooges after he and co-stars Sean Hayes and Will Sasso "beat the living daylights out of each other."

The actor threw himself into his slapstick stunts to play Moe Howard in the Farrelly brothers' upcoming movie and admits the physical comedy left him in agony.

He explains, "I love the physical transformation involved with character work. My body and face are very different than the real Moe Howard's, which is why at first I had a hard time wrapping my head around the role."

"I had a blast working with Sean Hayes an...
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First Look: Farrelly Brothers 'Three Stooges' Trailer (Video)

December 8th, 2011 1:00pm EST
Three Stooges
Ok knuckleheads… spread out and get ready for the first trailer of the Farrelly brothers modern day take of "The Three Stooges." After years of talk and speculation we are finally getting our first look of their reboot of the classic comedy trio. The new stooges are played by Chris Diamantopoulos (Moe), Sean Hayes (Larry), and Will Sasso (Curly).

The Farrelly brothers seem excited and confident they've succeeded in the comedy reboot. "They are Moe, Larry, Curly as you remember them," said Peter Farrelly. He informed MTV, "It's not a biopic. It's the episodes just as you saw but we rewrote,...
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Sofia Vergara In Talks To Join 'Three Stooges'

April 7th, 2011 8:31am EDT
Sofia Vergara
Sexy Sofia Vergara is in talks to play the leading lady in the Farrelly Brothers' new "Three Stooges" movie.

The actress is slated to join Sean Hayes and Will Sasso as Larry and Curly in the movie tribute to the classic comedy trio, according to Variety.

Filmmakers Peter and Bobby Farrelly are still casting for the role of the third Stooge, Moe.

At one point, Jim Carrey, Sean Penn and Benicio Del Toro were attached to play the "Three Stooges."

Check out more sexy photos of Sofia below!
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Sean Hayes To Play Larry In 'The Three Stooges'

April 5th, 2011 8:27am EDT
Sean Hayes
Sean Hayes is gearing up to play The Three Stooges' Larry Fine after Sean Penn backed out of the Farrelly Brothers' latest project.

The former Will & Grace star joins Canadian funnyman Will Sasso, who will play Curly Howard in the upcoming comedy. Peter and Bobby Farrelly are still looking to fill the role of Moe Howard.

The quirky moviemaking duo had originally cast Penn to play Larry, Jim Carrey as Curly and Benicio del Toro as Moe.

The film will not be a biopic; instead, it will be divided into 30-minute long vignettes, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

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2010 Year In Entertainment Review: March

January 1st, 2011 1:00pm EST
Lil Wayne
It was a shocking way to start the spring as March saw two of Hollywood's biggest star couples announce break-ups - Kate Winslet parted ways with her second husband Sam Mendes after seven years and Sandra Bullock's Oscar win was overshadowed after she found out partner Jesse James had cheated on her.

More scandals came as the month progressed, with fiery supermodel Naomi Campbell accused of attacking her driver by striking him on the head, and Michael Jackson's mum Katherine visited by welfare officials in Los Angeles over allegations one of her grandkids had purchased a stun gun.

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Scarlett Johansson & Catherine Zeta-Jones Triumph At Tony Awards; See Full List Of Winners, Photos

June 14th, 2010 9:06am EDT
Tony Awards
John Logan's Broadway hit "Red" landed the lion's share of honors at the 64th annual Tony Awards, including Best Play and Best Director. The hit show, starring Brits Alfred Molina and Eddie Redmayne, picked up five awards at New York's Radio City Music Hall.

Bon Jovi star David Bryan's "Memphis" was also the toast of Broadway, picking up four awards - including the night's Best Musical honor. "Fela!" and "La Cage aux Folles" claimed only three of their 11 nominations each.

Onstage husband and wife Denzel Washington and Viola Davis were big winners, claiming the night's Best Actor and Actr...
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Sean Hayes To Host The Tony Awards

May 24th, 2010 11:59pm EDT
Sean Hayes
Former "Will And Grace" star Sean Hayes has shaken off the controversy surrounding a recent Newsweek article which targeted him for playing a straight man on Broadway by landing the hosting job at the Tony Awards.

Hayes, who is up for Best Actor in a Musical for his role in "Promises, Promises," will take charge of the award ceremony on June 13 in New York.

The musicals "Fela" and "La Cage aux Folles" dominate the nominations.

Openly gay star Hayes hit the headlines earlier this month when he was named in a article written by popular Newsweek columnist Ramin Setoodeh, in which the writer...
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'Glee' Creator Asks Fans To Boycott Newsweek

May 12th, 2010 8:30am EDT
Ryan Murphy
"Glee" creator Ryan Murphy has urged fans of the hit TV show not to buy magazine Newsweek until editors apologize for an article that took aim at castmate Jonathan Groff.

Groff and Sean Hayes were singled out in a harsh online piece about gay actors playing straight roles.

Columnist Ramin Setoodeh called Groff a "theater queen" and hammered Hayes' performance in Broadway's Promises, Promises, stating, "It's weird seeing Hayes play straight."

Hayes' co-star, Kristin Chenoweth, has already condemned the article in an open letter posted on various social networking sites, and now Murphy is ...
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Kristin Chenoweth Attacks Newsweek Over 'Homophobic' Article

May 11th, 2010 8:22am EDT
Kristin Chenoweth
Actress Kristin Chenoweth has taken aim at Newsweek magazine after a popular columnist attacked her gay Promises, Promises co-star Sean Hayes for portraying a straight man on Broadway.

Ramin Setoodeh suggested the former Will & Grace star was "wooden and insincere" in an online article, titled Straight Jacket, about homosexuals playing it straight on Broadway. Appalled by the piece, Chenoweth penned an open letter, defending a gay star's right to play any role, and posted it on several social network sites over the weekend.

She wrote, "I was shocked on many levels to see Newsweek publis...
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Debra Messing Has A Joyful Heart

May 6th, 2010 5:15pm EDT
Debra Messing
Debra Messing showed off her sexy side at the Joyful Heart Foundation gala in New York City yesterday. We love her silver sleeveless blouse.

Hilary Swank, Maria Bello and Mariska Hargitay also attended last night's event, which recognized the 15th Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act.

We may get to see the former "Will And Grace" star back on TV again. She's starring in a new ABC pilot called "Wright v. Wrong." She plays a conservative pundit who, with the help of her eclectic staff, tries to maintain her public persona despite being faced with her vulnerabilities.

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Sean Hayes 'Came Out' After Partner's Health Scare

March 17th, 2010 8:00pm EDT
Sean Hayes
"Will & Grace" star Sean Hayes was driven to finally open up about his homosexuality earlier this month after his long-term boyfriend suffered a cancer scare, according to reports.

The actor has long refused to comment publicly about his sexual orientation, despite playing flamboyant gay character Jack McFarlane on the hit sitcom.

However, he confirmed one of the worst kept secrets in show business in an interview in the March edition of The Advocate magazine, in which he revealed he was gay.

He said, "I am who I am. I was never in (the closet), as they say. Never. I believe that nobo...
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Sean Hayes Discusses His Sexuality

March 9th, 2010 8:56am EST
Sean Hayes
Will & Grace star Sean Hayes has opened up about his sexuality, confirming long-standing rumors he is gay - but insisting he was "never in" the closet. The actor kept quiet about his sexual orientation for years while he played the flamboyant Jack McFarland on the hit sitcom.

He tells the Advocate, "I am who I am. I was never in, as they say. Never. I believe that nobody owes anything to anybody. Nobody owes anything to anybody. You are your authentic self to whom and when you choose to be, and if you don't know somebody, then why would you explain to them how you live your life?"

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'Soul Men' Sings Its Way To DVD February 10

January 25th, 2009 12:00pm EST
Soul Men
Twenty years after an argument that destroyed their friendship and soul band, lead singers Louis and Floyd must re-connect in order to honor their late bandleader at his funeral. In a trip that takes them on a cross-country road trip, the old friends are forced to find a way to bring their lives, and their music, back in sync.

This smart, witty comedy stars two-time Golden Globe® nominee Bernie Mac (Transformers, Ocean's Thirteen), in his last feature film role, and Academy Award® nominee Samuel L. Jackson (The Spirit, Pulp Fiction) as the soul singing legends Louis and Floyd. They ...
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Stax Records To Release Soundtrack To 'Soul Men' Nov. 4

October 31st, 2008 9:48pm EDT
Soul Men
Authentic soul music and superstar musical performances are the consistent theme and backdrop for the side-splitting comedy, Soul Men, starring entertainment icons Bernie Mac, who passed away on August 9, and award-winning actor Samuel L. Jackson. The film also includes a cameo appearance by Isaac Hayes who died the day after Mac in unrelated circumstances. Soul Men, directed by Malcolm D. Lee (The Best Man, Undercover Brother, Roll, Bounce) will be released November 7, 2008 nationwide (Dimension Films/MGM) and the soundtrack will be available November 4th on legendary label Stax Records....
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'Dancing with the Stars' Fantasy Cast

February 6th, 2008 9:52am EST
Rosie ODonnell
Do you ever watch "Dancing with the Stars" and find yourself wondering who is more famous - the star or the dancer? For every 90's teen drama star we also get a handful of models and singers who aren't so much "stars" as they are "available marginally talented individuals."

I guess part of the fun is realizing that the musical guests are generally more famous than the actual cast. This is why I've decided to create a dream cast list for "Dancing with the Stars." I tried to include a mix of "talent" just as the real show does, along with one or two obscure choices:

Tyra Banks

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Check Out 'Head Case' Tonight On Starz

April 18th, 2007 2:16pm EDT
Jason Priestley on Head Case
Meet cutting edge therapist Dr. Elizabeth Goode. She's brash, unconventional, judgmental, but undeniably thriving as the therapist to Hollywood's maladjusted celebrity elite. Boldly brandishing her own unique mental insight and technique, Dr. Goode's days have rapidly become filled with a literal "who's who" from the world of entertainment, sports and music.

Having recently moved her practice to Los Angeles, Dr. Goode currently shares office space with philistine Freudian shrink, Dr. Myron Finkelstein, whose own practice is floundering due to a rash of recent patient suicides. He is m...
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'24' Wins Best Drama & 'The Office' Is Best Comedy

August 28th, 2006 8:45am EDT
24
Last night the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the winners of the 58th Annual Emmy Awards. The Fox drama 24 was named Outstanding Drama Series for the first time after five nominations in the category, and in its first season, the NBC series The Office, a U.S. adaptation of the hit British series of the same name, was named Outstanding Comedy Series. Winners in the lead categories follow in bold:

Outstanding Comedy Series

Arrested Development

Curb Your Enthusiasm

The Office

Scrubs

Two And A Half Men

Outstanding Drama Series

Grey’s Anatomy

The So...
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More Celebs Added to Sunday's Emmy Awards

August 24th, 2006 10:30am EDT
Megan Mullally
Annette Bening, Craig Ferguson, Sean Hayes, Katherine Heigl, Virginia Madsen, Howie Mandel, Megan Mullally and Tom Selleck have been confirmed as presenters for the "58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards."

The show, hosted by Conan O'Brien will broadcast live from Los Angeles' historic Shrine Auditorium, Sunday, August 27 (8:00-11:00 ET Live/ PT tape delayed) on NBC. NBC will kick off television's biggest night with the "2006 Emmy Red Carpet Special," a live one-hour event hosted by Billy Bush and Nancy O'Dell ("Access Hollywood") on Sunday, August 27 (7:00-8:00 p.m. ET / PT tape delayed)...
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'24' Gets 12 Emmy Nods, 'Grey's Anatomy' Receives 11

July 6th, 2006 10:36am EDT
24
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences just announced the complete list of nominations for the 58th Primetime Emmy Awards. The TNT miniseries Into The West garnered the most nominations (16), followed by Elizabeth I (13), Mrs. Harris and 24 (12), Grey's Anatomy (11), and Bleak House and Will & Grace (10).

Nominations in the lead categories are:

Outstanding Comedy Series

Arrested Development

Curb Your Enthusiasm

The Office

Scrubs

Two And A Half Men

Outstanding Drama Series

Grey’s Anatomy

The Sopranos

24

The West Wing

House

Outstanding Miniser...
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'Will & Grace' Series Finale To Promptly Hit DVD Shelves

May 9th, 2006 1:27pm EDT
Will & Grace
NBC's hit comedy series Will & Grace may be coming to an end in May, but fans of the critically-acclaimed TV show will soon be able to own the final episode. Lionsgate and NBC Universal Television Distribution are following the releases of the first four seasons of this innovative series on DVD by releasing the series finale just 12 days after its premiere on television. Lionsgate will soon follow with the fifth season on DVD, to be released later this year.

This 45-minute, unforgettable episode that brings the multiple storylines to a close will have viewers laughing and crying along ...
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'Will & Grace' Takes Its Final Bow May 18

January 23rd, 2006 11:56am EST
Will & Grace
NBC’s Will & Grace will officially conclude its eight-year run on Thursday, May 18, with an hour-long series retrospective (8-9 p.m. ET) followed by a one-hour series finale (9-10 p.m. ET). "It is a bittersweet moment for all of us at NBC to confirm that this will be the final season of the comedy 'Will & Grace'", said Kevin Reilly, President, NBC Entertainment.

"For seven years the show assembled one of the finest comedic casts on television, bringing to life the hilarious, groundbreaking scripts from Mutchnick, Kohan and their writing team to create what has truly become one of the...
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'Empire Falls,' 'Boston Legal' & 'Grey's Anatomy' Lead SAG Nominations

January 5th, 2006 11:58am EST
Boston Legal
Nominations for the 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards for outstanding performances in 2005 in five film and eight primetime television categories were just announced. In the television categories, the HBO miniseries Empire Falls garnered four nominations, including one for Paul Newman and one for Ed Harris. Boston Legal is tied with Grey's Anatomy, both of which lead with three nominations.

The television nominees are:

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series

Alan Alda / THE WEST WING – Arnold Vinick

Patrick Dempsey / GREY’S ANATOMY – Dr. Derek Shep...
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'Will & Grace' Goes Live Jan. 12

December 15th, 2005 12:25pm EST
Will & Grace
Will & Grace will welcome 2006 with the second live episode of its eighth and final season on Thursday, Jan. 12 (8-8:30 p.m. ET in its new time period) as Karen (Megan Mullally) throws a birthday party and ends up staying in the bathroom with her friends for virtually the entire episode.

As before, two versions will be telecast, one live for the East Coast and one for the West Coast, resulting in different jokes to be used in each separate broadcast. The first show will shoot at 5 p.m. (PT) for the East and again at 8 p.m. (PT) for the West.

In the storyline, all of New York's h...
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