Blowback from a mere two-minute-and-twenty-three-second trailer of “Stonewall” stormed the web in early August. It was intense. Like the historic brick-throwing, slur-lashing brawl that broke out in New York City outside a Greenwich Village gay bar in 1969, it provoked an uproar.
Leona Lewis is having a Mariah Carey moment. She’s singing, mimicking the ascending whistle notes that close out Carey’s early-’90s hit “Emotions.” It’s not much – just a few notes, sung as the song comes up casually in our conversation – but this “moment” entails more than an impromptu Lewis performance via cellphone.
Carly Rae Jepsen is calling – and no, not maybe.
This is a real-life phone date (pegged, of course, to the release of her latest synth-pop concoction, “E*MO*TION”) wherein the 29-year-old is bubbly over, well, just about everything: Her career. The gays. Marriage equality. Being “the little mermaid.” And that time Justin Bieber changed her life.
Zachary Quinto is aptly responding to the fact that, yes, despite establishing himself as an Emmy-nominated actor with versatility, out-of-this-world talent and some of the best eyebrows in the biz, he once starred on an episode of “Touched by An Angel.”
Chris Azzopardi’s work has been published internationally throughout the U.S., Canada and the U.K. Since 2009 he’s interviewed high-profile talent for Q Syndicate, the international LGBT wire service reaching over 30 publications. In addition to his work with Q, he’s also a contributor to Entertainment Tonight’s ETonline.com.