21st April 2015
One of the original X-Men will be coming out 5
10:58 AM — A leaked comic has confirmed a long-held fan theory about the sexuality of one the original five X-Men.
11th April 2015
Sir Ian McKellen is about to take on his weirdest role yet 3
7:39 PM — Sir Ian McKellen has played a wizard, a magnetic supervillian and a toad - but now the actor is set to play his strangest role yet.
23rd January 2015
Sir Patrick Stewart: I’m flattered that people think I am gay 10
7:10 PM — Sir Patrick Stewart has opened up about his close friendship with Sir Ian McKellen - and says he is "flattered" that people often mistakenly believe he is gay.
18th January 2015
Sir Ian McKellen to depart ‘X-Men’? 8
5:03 PM — Sir Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart will not appear in the next X-Men film.
6th January 2015
Bryan Singer and Michelle Clunie celebrate the birth of their baby son 3
4:20 PM — X-Men director Bryan Singer and Queer as Folk actress Michelle Clunie are celebrating the birth of their first child, a baby boy
15th October 2014
Sir Ian McKellen to be awarded Freedom of the City of London this month 4
3:35 PM — Gay actor Sir Ian McKellen will be honoured with Freedom of the City of London later this month.
23rd September 2014
Bryan Singer to direct next X-Men film 1
11:53 AM — Out filmmaker Bryan Singer is to direct X-Men: Apocalypse, the next movie in the long-running blockbuster franchise.
1st September 2014
X-Men director Bryan Singer denies new sex abuse claims 12
2:36 PM — The New York Police Department is investigating a new sex abuse allegation against X-Men director Bryan Singer.
29th August 2014
US: Sex abuse lawsuit against X-Men director Bryan Singer dropped 3
12:00 PM — A sex abuse lawsuit against X-Men director Bryan Singer has been dropped.
26th July 2014
X-Men director Bryan Singer dismissed from sex abuse lawsuit 5
11:40 AM — One of two sex abuse lawsuits targeting X-Men director Bryan Singer has dropped the charges against him.
28th June 2014
UK: Sir Ian McKellen marches in London Pride parade 8
6:53 PM — Openly gay actor Sir Ian McKellen marched in today's London pride parade.
1st June 2014
US: X-Men director Bryan Singer files for court costs, summary judgement in sex abuse case 20
4:29 PM — X-Men director Bryan Singer has filed for summary judgement in the sex abuse case brought against him, and is demanding that plaintiff pay his court costs and fees.
29th May 2014
Report: Bryan Singer accuser had close ties with separate alleged attacker 1
5:28 PM — The man accusing X-Men director Bryan Singer of raping him as a teenager was friends with another man who he claims sexually abused him at the time, reports suggest.
26th May 2014
Ian McKellen: Gay people relate to the struggles faced by mutants in X-Men 15
6:43 PM — Veteran actor Sir Ian McKellen has said he thinks gay people can relate to the struggles faced by mutants in X-Men.
24th May 2014
US: Bryan Singer files for immediate dismissal of ‘provably false’ sex abuse lawsuit 1
5:38 PM — X-Men director Bryan Singer has filed a motion calling for the immediate dismissal of a sex abuse lawsuit against him.
15th May 2014
Sir Ian McKellen: Nigel Farage needs to get out more if he thinks over-70s aren’t comfortable with gays 74
2:28 PM — Sir Ian McKellen has joked that Nigel Farage "needs to get out more" after the UKIP leader claimed that most over-70s aren't comfortable with gays.
14th May 2014
Bryan Singer: I’m quite bisexual but saying I’m gay is an easy answer 16
6:12 PM — X-Men director Bryan Singer has revealed that he is actually bisexual, but prefers to identify as gay because it's a "one-syllable, easy answer".
8th May 2014
UK: Lawyer of X-Men director Bryan Singer attacks ‘absurd’ London-based abuse lawsuit 25
9:45 PM — Gay X-Men director Bryan Singer's lawyer has attacked the filing of a second abuse suit against him, claiming it is "replete with absurd factual inaccuracies".
5th May 2014
X-Men director Bryan Singer hit by second sex abuse lawsuit 17
8:29 PM — Gay X-Men director Bryan Singer is the subject of a second sex abuse lawsuit.
29th April 2014
Ellen Page: I felt awkward around gay people before I came out 3
9:00 PM — Ellen Page has said she felt 'awkward' around gay people before she came out publicly.