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 & 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 […]

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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.  […]

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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 […]

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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 — […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Hollywood Inside & Out March 20, 2014

“I don’t know which one was Liam and which one was Chris, but I just know that they’re both hot as f–king hell.” – Meryl Streep shares her opinion on the Hemsworth brothers, a feeling I suspect we all echo. The Oscars may be over and done, but so many of you have asked why […]

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Hollywood Inside & Out March 6, 2014

“The only way this film could be made worse would be to be eaten by a badger while watching it.” – This lead from a review in London’s “The Guardian” for “A Winter’s Tale” (released in the UK as “A New York Winter’s Tale”).  Perhaps the best line from a review of a film ever!  […]