27th January 2015
Italy: Street named after gay codebreaker Alan Turing
6:28 PM — A street in the city of Catania, Sicily is to be named in honour of gay codebreaker Alan Turing.
15th January 2015
Turing film ‘The Imitation Game’ nominated for eight Oscars 32
2:46 PM — Alan Turing biopic 'The Imitation Game' has been nominated for eight Oscars for the ceremony taking place in a month.
8th January 2015
Benedict Cumberbatch to become a father 4
12:26 AM — Benedict Cumberbatch who played gay war hero Alan Turing in the The Imitation Game, has announced that he and his fiancée Sophie Hunter are expecting a baby.
5th January 2015
WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch speaks emotionally about Alan Turing 9
3:08 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch has given an impassioned speech about late gay codebreaker and computer genius Alan Turing.
3rd December 2014
‘Imitation Game’ actor: I’m glad we didn’t do a gay sex scene – it would’ve been too far 27
3:52 PM — An actor from 'The Imitation Game' film about late gay codebreaker and computer genius Alan Turing, has said he is "glad" the film didn't include a gay sex scene.
19th November 2014
Peter Tatchell: Homophobia still persists long after Alan Turing’s death 4
1:46 PM — Peter Tatchell writes that homophobia is still a problem in the UK, long after the death of Alan Turing.
3rd November 2014
Imitation Game writer: Everyone told me a film about Alan Turing was a terrible idea 5
6:53 PM — The writer of Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game has revealed he was repeatedly advised not to make the film.
2nd November 2014
Was a gay sex scene removed from Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game? 27
12:27 PM — A gay sex scene was present in an early draft of Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game, but was reportedly cut from the final film.
Benedict Cumberbatch: Gay codebreaker Alan Turing should be on a banknote 4
11:57 AM — Benedict Cumberbatch has called for gay codebreaking hero Alan Turing to be put on a banknote.
15th October 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch: Experimenting sexually at boarding school wasn’t about desire 14
3:11 PM — Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has spoken about sexual experimentation at his boarding school.
Benedict Cumberbatch says he’d defend gay rights ‘to the death’ 4
12:18 PM — In an interview with OUT magazine, the actor Benedict Cumberbatch has stated he would defend gay people “to the death”. Benedict is set to star in The Imitation Game as the lead role Alan Turing. Gay World War II codebreaker Alan Turing was convicted of ‘gross indecency’ in 1952 after having sex with a man, […]
12th October 2014
How to be the next Conchita Wurst, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week 1
9:08 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
10th October 2014
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.
8th October 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch: There’s no need for gay sex in film about Alan Turing 106
7:45 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch has defended the lack of gay sex in his upcoming Alan Turing biopic.
8th September 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch: America needs a female president, then a gay one 31
6:51 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch has claimed that the US should have a gay president after it elects a female one.
21st July 2014
Video: Watch the first trailer for ‘The Imitation Game’ Alan Turing biopic 9
3:00 PM — Producers have released the first trailer for a biopic looking at the life of late gay codebreaker and computer genius Alan Turing.
20th July 2014
Pet Shop Boys: Gay equality isn’t a party political issue any more 8
1:50 PM — The Pet Shop Boys have claimed that gay equality is no longer a party political issue in the UK.
23rd June 2014
Bletchley gay nightclub unveils rainbow Alan Turing memorial 6
6:37 PM — A gay nightclub in Buckinghamshire has unveiled what is claimed to be the first monument to Alan Turing which celebrates his sexuality.
8th June 2014
Pet Shop Boys: It’s disappointing Stonewall haven’t pushed for more after Turing pardon 23
4:06 PM — The Pet Shop Boys have branded it "disappointing" that Stonewall hasn't pushed for the pardoning of more people convicted of homosexuality.
25th April 2014
Pet Shop Boys to unveil Alan Turing tribute at Proms 5
11:03 PM — The Pet Shop Boys have announced a work honouring gay codebreaker Alan Turing, which they will debut at the BBC Proms.