10th October 2014
Amazon renews Transparent for second season 2
4:52 PM — Amazon has renewed transgender comedy-drama series Transparent for a second season.
WATCH: Trailer unveiled for gay rights documentary secretly filmed at Russia Olympics 5
2:10 PM — The first trailer has been released for a gay rights documentary secretly filmed at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Russia.
Benedict Cumberbatch: There is no heterosexuality in Alan Turing biopic 16
1:10 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch has rejected criticism of his upcoming Alan Turing biopic, claiming there is "no heterosexuality" in the film.
Watch: Mean Girls star records hilarious Sam Smith gay hookup parody 7
12:26 PM — Mean Girls star Daniel Franzese has recorded a parody of a Sam Smith song, about trying to get a gay one-night-stand to leave.
9th October 2014
WATCH: Tyra Banks puts homophobic ‘Next Top Model’ contestant in his place 43
3:40 PM — Have you ever wanted to see Tyra Banks put a homophobe in their place on television? Well look no further.
US: Nevada Senator proposes on live TV 1
12:19 PM — The Nevada Senator Kelvin Atkinson celebrated the legalisation of same-sex marriage in his state by proposing to his partner immediately after the ban was overturned. Same-sex marriage was legalised in Idaho and Nevada on Tuesday, when the Court rejected the argument that same-sex marriages devalued the traditional marriage or lead to out of wedlock births. […]
TOWIE’s Charlie King comes out as gay: ‘I feel so positive about this’ 22
11:00 AM — Star of ITV's The Only Way Is Essex (TOWIE), Charlie King, has come out as gay on national television.
8th October 2014
Drag artist Conchita Wurst performs for European Parliament 11
7:12 PM — Eurovision drag artist Conchita Wurst has performed for the European Parliament.
Sam Smith and Elton John team up for Children in Need charity single 6
4:49 PM — Sir Elton John and recently-out singer Sam Smith have teamed up as part of a supergroup for this year's Children in Need single.
Transparent star: I understand frustration with male actor playing trans woman 4
4:02 PM — Amy Landecker has addressed "frustration" with the casting of Jeffrey Tambor as a transgender woman.
7th October 2014
Julian Clary: No regrets over my infamous joke about Norman Lamont 5
10:57 AM — Julian Clary says he has no regrets about making a notorious joke about senior Tory Norman Lamont.
6th October 2014
Glee creator Ryan Murphy announces birth of second son 1
4:09 PM — Openly gay Glee creator Ryan Murphy has announced the birth of his second son.
Christian Institute: Coronation Street’s gay vicar storyline is ‘detached from reality’ 32
12:41 PM — The Christian Institute has condemned a gay vicar storyline on Coronation Street as "detached from reality," asking why there aren't more stories of "sympathetically portrayed" evangelical ministers instead.
5th October 2014
How a gay bar upset the Mormon church, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week 5
7:31 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
4th October 2014
Watch: Laverne Cox unveils first trailer for transgender documentary 2
1:32 PM — Laverne Cox has unveiled the first trailer for her long-awaited documentary exploring transgender issues.
Conchita Wurst to perform for European Parliament next week 3
11:53 AM — Eurovision drag artist Conchita Wurst has been invited to perform for the European Parliament in Brussels next week.
3rd October 2014
US: Nick News special will focus on the lives of gay kids 1
10:37 PM — An upcoming edition of Nickelodeon's kids' news program, Nick News with Linda Ellerbee, will explore the lives of gay children.
God TV founder resigns over ‘moral failure’ 18
6:04 PM — The founder of Christian broadcasting network God TV has stepped down - over an undisclosed 'moral failure' in his private life.
Lena Dunham: I don’t want to marry until my gay sister can in all 50 states
11:31 AM — Girls creator Lena Dunham has said she wouldn't feel comfortable marrying her boyfriend until same-sex marriage is legal in all 50 states.
2nd October 2014
Neil Patrick Harris talks about having Elton John sing his first dance 1
12:52 PM — After marrying his husband David Burtka in Italy in August, Neil Patrick Harris has now revealed that Elton John sang their first dance, and that the castle was a perfect setting for their "I do's".