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LGBTQ characters on US television at all time high

11 November, 2019 8:43 am 8:43 am

(Reuters) – Shows like “Batwoman,” “Pose,” and “Euphoria” have brought the number of lesbian, gay and transgender characters on US television to a record high, helping to accelerate acceptance of sexual diversity in wider society, according to a report issued. Advocacy group GLAAD said that LGBTQ characters made up 10.2% of prime-time series regulars on … Read More

Rip Torn

US: Seasoned Actor Rip Torn known as a trouble-maker dies at 88

07 July, 2019 1:25 pm 1:25 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Emmy winner Rip Torn, whose tempestuous nature made him a compelling character actor on the screen and stage but sometimes caused him trouble on the set and in private life, died on Tuesday at the age of 88, media reports said. Torn, whose late-career resurgence included a key role on US … Read More