1st October 2014
GLAAD: Number of gay characters on TV has risen 2
1:53 PM — Research by GLAAD has found that the number of LGBT characters on TV has risen.
26th September 2014
Watch: US-wide equal marriage ad launched ahead of Supreme Court meeting 4
2:27 PM — A new TV advert pushing for marriage equality in all 50 states is set to air across the US this week.
19th September 2014
India: TV network hires first transgender news anchor 1
6:47 PM — An Indian news network has appointed the country's first transgender news anchor.
14th September 2014
30 Rock star marries same-sex partner 2
2:11 PM — 30 Rock star Cheyenne Jackson has married his partner in an intimate LA ceremony.
Orange is the New Black writer files for divorce from husband, after coming out as lesbian
12:45 PM — Orange is the New Black writer Lauren Morelli is divorcing her husband, after coming out as a lesbian.
13th September 2014
US: Survey finds homophobia is still rife in Hollywood 10
3:19 PM — A study has found that over half of LGBT actors think directors are less likely to hire people because of their sexuality.
10th September 2014
Duck Dynasty star: STIs are God’s punishment for homosexuals 36
4:16 PM — Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson has claimed that sexually transmitted infections are God's punishment for gays.
3rd September 2014
Duck Dynasty star: I’m only as homophobic as Jesus 40
12:03 PM — The star of Duck Dynasty has claimed that he is only as homophobic as Jesus.
30th August 2014
Video: Trailer released for Amazon’s transgender drama series 4
5:12 PM — A trailer has been released for Amazon's new trans-based drama series, Transparent.
27th August 2014
Drag Race judge Michelle Visage: My first sexual experience was with a girl
4:21 PM — RuPaul's Drag Race judge Michelle Visage has revealed that her first sexual experience was with a girl.
Watch: Coronation Street cast release music video for Manchester Pride 6
1:01 PM — The cast of Coronation Street have released a music video to celebrate Manchester Pride.
3rd August 2014
Strictly Come Dancing stars back same-sex dance couples 28
6:37 PM — Several Strictly Come Dancing stars have come out in favour of allowing same-sex dance couples on the show.
23rd July 2014
True Blood star slams actor who quit show over planned gay storyline 1
5:04 PM — True Blood star Nelsan Ellis has spoken out about Luke Grimes' decision to quit the show over a planned gay storyline for his character.
21st July 2014
George Takei: I pitched a gay-themed Star Trek episode, but it was shot down 7
11:12 AM — George Takei has revealed that he once pitched the idea of doing a gay-themed Star Trek episode, but it was shot down by the show's executive producer.
20th July 2014
Two and a Half Men exec: It won’t surprise me if sham gay marriage storyline offends people 20
12:28 PM — The executive producer of Two and a Half Men has said he "won't be surprised" if people are offended by a storyline in which Ashton Kutcher's straight character Walden enters into a same-sex marriage to make it easier for him to adopt a child.
18th July 2014
Wentworth Miller: I was feeding a fantasy by pretending to be straight 3
3:47 PM — Actor Wentworth Miller has spoken out about his decision to remain in the closet for years, saying he was "feeding a fantasy" by doing so.
13th June 2014
Singer Lance Bass to marry same-sex partner on TV next February 2
5:33 PM — Singer Lance Bass has confirmed he will marry his same-sex partner in a TV special next year.
5th June 2014
Watch what happens when a gay couple are made to leave a restaurant for kissing 34
6:52 PM — This hidden camera show has explored what happens when a gay couple is abused or asked to leave a restaurant for making a public display of affection - and there is definitely a mixed bag of reactions.
24th May 2014
Logo says it ‘will not allow anti-trans rhetoric’ after RuPaul defends transphobic slurs 17
5:12 PM — TV network Logo has distanced itself from statements made by drag artist RuPaul Charles, who defended the use of transphobic slurs.
20th May 2014
US: American Family Association asks people to ‘pray for’ anti-gay TV hosts 14
8:21 PM — The American Family Association has urged its followers to "pray for" anti-gay activists the Benham brothers, after the pair were dropped from a TV deal.