28th February 2011
‘The King’s Speech’ producer Iain Canning thanks boyfriend in Oscar acceptance speech 9
10:12 PM — British producer Iain Canning accepted the Oscar award as one of the four producers of The King’s Speech, giving credit to “boyfriend Ben” at the end of his acceptance speech.
24th February 2011
‘The King’s Speech’ shared set with gay porn shoot 20
11:26 AM — It has been revealed that The King's Speech, winner of numerous BAFTA awards as well as hot tip for the Oscars was filmed in the same location as a gay porn film.
22nd February 2010
Bafta win for Colin Firth’s gay professor 8
11:51 AM — Colin Firth has won a best actor Bafta for his portrayal of a gay professor in A Single Man. The actor scored his first Bafta win last night for his performance in fashion designer Tom Ford's directorial debut.
3rd February 2010
Colin Firth receives Oscar nod for A Single Man 3
12:11 PM — Colin Firth has been nominated for an Oscar for his performance as a gay professor in A Single Man. Nominations for the annual awards were announced yesterday and the star is in the running for best actor.
2nd February 2010
Colin Firth says there are ‘invisible boundaries’ for gay actors 38
1:11 PM — Colin Firth has suggested that there are "invisible boundaries" preventing out gay actors from taking leading roles. Firth, a straight actor who played a gay man in Tom Ford's directorial debut A Single Man, said he felt "complicit" in the problem of gay actors losing out on parts.