28th March 2015
Film based on Stonewall riots set for autumn release 6
3:03 PM — A film about the birth of the modern gay rights movement has secured a distribution deal - which could see it released this autumn.
17th February 2015
Channing Tatum to present GLAAD award to Roland Emmerich 2
7:08 PM — Channing Tatum will present a GLAAD award to openly gay director Roland Emmerich at the 26th Annual GLAAD Awards next month.
10th April 2014
War Horse star Jeremy Irvine cast as lead in new Stonewall riots film 14
8:34 PM — Jeremy Irvine has been cast as the lead in a new film based on the Stonewall riots and the birth of the gay rights movement.
6th April 2014
‘Independence Day’ director shooting film about Stonewall riots 6
4:44 PM — The director of Independence Day Roland Emmerich has announced he is shooting a film about the Stonewall riots.
3rd July 2013
Film director Roland Emmerich offers up to $250,000 towards US equal marriage efforts 3
12:16 AM — Independence Day director Roland Emmerich has offered substantial financial support towards equal marriage efforts in the US, and will match donations by the public.
26th June 2013
Independence Day 2 director confirms film will include gay character 10
6:16 PM — Roland Emmerich, the director of blockbuster film Independence Day, and its upcoming sequel, has let slip in an interview that the the new film will include a gay character.