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Dame Barbara Windsor : a truly great British gay Icon RIP

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  Today most of the LGBTQ Community in the UK will be in mourning for the passing of one of the country’s beloved gay icons Dame Barbara Windsor, better known as ‘Babs’. This highly successful actress from London’s East End was the least pretentious star who flitted from serious drama to deliciously camp comedy.  Her … Continue reading



Dame Shirley Bassey : I Owe It All to You

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  The 83 year old Grand Dame of Pop  Shirley Bassey  has just released her latest album which is a highly emotional thank you and may be farewell to all her fans. “I Owe It All To You,”  is the first single and title track from her “grand finale” album and was written by Don … Continue reading



Dame DIana Rigg (forever Emma Peel) dies aged 82 RIP

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  The moment Diana Rigg first starred as Emma Peel in the Brit TV series The Avengers  in 1995 she became an instant gay icon.  She had taken over her role as Steed’s right hand  woman from Honor Blackman , and she quickly made the part very much her own.  I mean who wouldn’t like … Continue reading



Every Act of Life

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  The celebrated 78-year-old playwright Terrence McNally has enjoyed such a packed life with his roller-coaster career and a love life that itself could be the stuff that dramas are made off, so it was a tough challenge for filmmaker Jeff Kaufman to squeeze it all into 90 so minutes the length of his new profile.  The end result is … Continue reading



PEKKA STRANG talks about being gay icon TOM OF FINLAND

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  Even though Tom of Finland’s homoerotic art of beefed up masculine men is known and loved by almost the entire global LGBT community, very little is known about them man who created them. That is all about to change with the arrival of new film from award-winning Finnish filmmaker Dome Karukoski that tells the … Continue reading



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