People in the News
Johnny Depp performed the 'YMCA' with drag queens at David Furnish's 50th birthday party.
David's husband Sir Elton John threw a star studded bash to celebrate the milestone age in Los Angeles on Thursday (25.10.12) and Johnny was dragged up on stage by the performers although he didn't appear to mind.
projectqatlanta.com - By Matt Hennie
On Wednesday evening, longtime drag performer Savannah Leigh went public with her firing from Burkhart's, posting this epic repudiation on Facebook. It's alternatingly amusing, enlightening and frightening. But a good read.
express.co.uk - by Charlie Dubuck
A teenager who became the world's youngest transsexual when she was just 16 has become an internet sensation after releasing a cover of Chris Brown's well known track Don't Wake Me Up on YouTube.
Tom Cruise was spanked by a drag queen during a night out in London.
The actor was invited to Matt Damonls 42nd birthday bash by his All You Need Is Love co-star Emily Blunt whose husband John Krasinski arranged the celebrations at The Box nightclub and Tom and Matt were both cornered by the drag queen.
fashionista.com - by Anna Deutsch
Following her fairly recent gender reassignment surgery, the fashion world's most prominent (and gorgeous) transgender model Lea T.'s career is still going strong. She popped up on the last day of Milan Fashion Week yesterday, opening and closing Phil... [more]
Big Brother winner Luke Anderson will use his prize money to buy a prosthetic penis to complete his sex change from a woman to a man.
The 31-year-old transsexual chef received £50,000 for winning the Channel 5 show and plans to spend the money on his gen... [more]
lezgetreal.com - Posted by: Bridgette P. LaVictoire
The Siblings Wachowski are best known for the Matrix series, and now, the Wachowski has a new movie coming out called "Cloud Atlas". However, it is not the movie that is causing the most interest for many people right now, but rather... [more]
Liza Minnelli - My Fans Are a Total Drag! (Aug 11, 2012)
tmz.com - By Johnny Lopez
Exclusive! After two sold out concerts on Fire Island in NY last weekend, Liza Minnelli totally wigged out ... at a drag queen competition!!!
Sources tell us ... the 66-year-old gay icon stopped into Cherry's bar, ordered up some fried chicken... [more]
Transgender beauty queen preps for Pride role (Jul 31, 2012)
torontosun.com - Tyler Orton, QMI Agency
Vancouver - Forget about bullying, homework or getting in trouble with parents.
Growing up without a transgender role model was the toughest part of being a teenager for Vancouver's most famous beauty pageant contestant.
Trans - a look at a transgendered New Hope plastic surgeon (Jul 14, 2012)
articles.philly.com - By Tirdad Derakhshani and Inquirer Staff Writer
She's one of the transgender community's most passionate advocates. Yet New Hope plastic surgeon Christine McGinn has an equally intense suspicion of the news media even as she relies on them to get her message heard.
theglobeandmail.com - Alan Hustak - The Globe and Mail
Jean Guida was Canada's oldest female impersonator, a star in Montreal's nightlife scene for more than 50 years. The French-born entertainer, known as Guilda, was pitch perfect as Marlene Dietrich, Edith Piaf, Mistinguett, Barbra ... [more]
Atlantian Activists Demonize Needles for Her Art (Jun 28, 2012)
lezgetreal.com - Posted by: J. Wolffe
Drag Queen/Performer Sharon Needles just can not manage to stay out of trouble and not piss people off. This week it was the gay community of Atlanta that she managed to piss off so much that they boycotted a gay club. From ProjectQAtlanta:...
Now that's a fresh new look! Transgender Project Runway finalist Andy South debuts identity as a ... (Jun 26, 2012)
dailymail.co.uk - By Victoria Wellman
Project Runway favourite Andy South who made it to the finale of Season 8 of the hit show, is now living as a woman.
The Waianae, Hawaii native who was 23 at the time of appearing on the fashion reality show in 2010, has changed h... [more]
Laura Jane Grace And Against Me! Answer Your Questions (Jun 23, 2012)
mtv.ca - Posted By: James Montgomery, MTV.com
When Against Me! agreed to sit down with MTV News for their first on-camera interview since frontwoman Laura Jane Grace announced she was transgender, they made two things abundantly clear: No topic was off limits, and they wanted to hear ... [more]
sohh.com - Written by Cyrus Langhorne
"Love & Hip Hop Atlanta" star Joseline Hernandez has proved to the world she is all woman, tackling transgender gossip by releasing a full body nude photograph.
Hernandez took to Twitter to reveal her NSFW naked image...
Channeling GG Allin With America's Next Drag Superstar (Jun 21, 2012)
vice.com - By Rachel Rabbit White
Two weeks after Sharon Needles took home the coveted title of America's Next Drag Superstar on Rupaul's Drag Race, she sits on the floor of her room at the Out Hotel - a "straight-friendly urban resort" in Manhattan's Hell’s Kitchen - across from a ... [more]
twirlit.com - by Charlotte Hannah
"I wish I could see Shia LaBeouf doing interpretive dance and then crying and painting a woman's naked breasts," said no one, ever. And yet, for some reason (bath salts, probably), someone decided to make that statement a reality.
post-gazette.com - By Benjamin Mueller - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sharon Needles, the spooky drag queen who vaulted to national cult celebrity as the winner of Season 4 of "RuPaul's Drag Race," was presented with an official proclamation declaring today "Sharon Needles Day in Pittsburg... [more]
Invisible Youth: Samantha Box (Jun 12, 2012)
lightbox.time.com - by Pete Pin
Transgender people comprise the highest proportion of homeless LGBT youth. In particular, they are often denied access to shelter services, particularly in shelters that segregate clients based on birth sex...
Priscilla Star Discovers Green Is His Color (May 31, 2012)
nbcnewyork.com - By Robert Kahn
It's been a fabulous few months for Tony Sheldon, the native Australian who stars in Broadway's "Priscilla Queen of the Desert," the musical based on the disco-infused movie about two drag queens and a transsexual who get a cabaret gig in the middle of ... [more]