Hollywood Inside And Out

From the silver screen to the flat screen, get the information you need from behind the scenes all with a GLBT prospective. New releases, who’s coming out, who’s not; Hollywood From the Inside has you covered.

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Hollywood Inside and Out August 19,2014

“Betty White’s a doll – as long as you’re not on the same show as her!” – Carol Channing. I just spent a magical weekend in Provincetown that certainly didn’t start out so promising.  Just before I arrived, I got a call from the hunky proprietor of the Crown & Anchor, Rick Murray, informing me […]

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Hollywood Inside and Out August 13th, 2014

“I know a lot of secrets about Andy.  I guess the one that would most surprise people is he’s a top.  Believe me, there’s nothing wrong with that.  But I’m just saying I think that would surprise people.  And I don’t know this from personal experience, but from conversations I have had.  I mean, it […]


Hollywood Inside & Out June 26 2014

“I went home and I was like, ‘Oh my God, I have glitter between my teeth!’” – Jonathan Groff describes the aftermath of making out with Neil Patrick Harris during rehearsal of the “Hedwig” number for the Tony Awards.  During the telecast, the recipient of Hedwig’s foreign tongue was NPH’s spousal-equivalent, David Burtka. You know […]


Hollywood Inside & Out June 12 2014

“I would be thrilled if it’s embraced by drag queens.  I think we all share a love of this kind of costume.” – Angelina Jolie shares her opinion on playing “Maleficent”.  Something tells me we’ll be seeing a gaggle of Maleficents on Halloween! I never went to a prom.  Don’t cry for me, dear readers.  […]


Hollywood Inside & Out June 5 2014

“This is like the Last Supper with Barbara as Jesus!” – Joy Behar gets in one last joke on Barbara Walters’ final day on “The View”. I began writing this column in August of 1995.  Two years later, I moved to LA since work necessitated me being in Hollywood more and more.  My apartment had […]


Hollywood Inside & Out May 15, 2014

“Great to meet the strong & brave young women from #PussyRiot, who refuse to let their voices be silenced in #Russia.” – Hillary Clinton’s Tweet after meeting Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina backstage at the Women in the World Summit. Sometimes when I cover a story, I feel like the child of divorced parents — […]


Hollywood Inside & Out May 1, 2014

“I have no problem with your pelvis at all, actually.” – Bruno Tonioli disagrees with other “Dancing With The Stars” judges, who complained that James Maslow’s bottom half was somewhat out of sync.  Then again, I’m sure Bruno never met a groin he didn’t like. Do you know what happened last month?  It was Japan’s […]


Hollywood Inside & Out April 17, 2014

“Well, I’m a gay guy…I’m not a straight guy who can let himself go.” – Anderson Cooper responds to Howard Stern’s compliment on the Silver Fox’s good looks. We open with a fascinating study in contrasts.  Two prominent gay men gave interviews where they discussed being public people.  First we have Anderson Cooper – previously […]


Hollywood Inside & Out April 10, 2014

“Well, @guardian, it makes for a nice change…at least I didn’t wake up to the internet telling me I was dead again.” – Patrick Stewart’s Twitter response to “The Guardian” announcing that he’s gay – which, as it turns out, is untrue.  But, in many ways, is indeed a compliment. When I was in my […]


Hollywood Inside & Out April 3, 2014

“She’s a choreographer, she’s not a director.  I’m sorry, but there’s a difference….I love Susan and I love her work, but I resent choreographers-turned-directors and NOT directing.” – Patti LuPone shares her opinion on Susan Stroman, “director” of the upcoming “Bullets Over Broadway”.  This may also explain why Patti isn’t playing Helen Sinclair! The big […]