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A Queer Year #59 – James Whale

James Whale (director) born 1889 in England died 1957 James Whale is best known today as a director of horror movies which can also be seen as his biggest successes. He directed Frankenstein (1931), The Old Dark House (1932), The

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A Queer Year #42 – Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen (actor, activist) born 1939 in UK In the more than fifty years of his career Ian McKellen became one of the most renown actors. His work spans all sorts of different genres, from Shakespeare to modern theatre, from

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Ian McKellen: How Olympians Should Handle Russia’s Anti-Gay Law

Ian McKellen: How Olympians Should Handle Russia’s Anti-Gay Law Ian McKellen’s opinion on what athletes and the Olympic committee should do to show their disapproval of the situation of LGBT people in Russia. He is right when he says that

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English response to Russia’s law and Sochi

Stephen Fry wrote an open letter addressed to the Prime Minister James Cameron and the IOC in which he tries to convince them to consider a different location for the Winter Olympics 2014, comparing the persecution of LGBT people in

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