TOPIC: QUEERIES

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The brilliant comedy of Los Espookys is finally back ... and it's still unlike anything else on TV

Julio Torres, Ana Fabrega and Fred Armisen sat down together at Toronto's Just For Laughs Festival to talk about the long-delayed new season.
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Come at us, Bros: Billy Eichner opens up about his big gay Hollywood rom com (that's very, very good)

The film's star and co-writer sits down with Peter Knegt at the Toronto International Film Festival for the first edition of our new video series Here & Queer.
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From Bros to Bowie, 10 reasons this will be the queerest TIFF ever

TIFF 2022's many LGBTQ offerings include Billy Eichner's big studio rom-com, Harry Styles' turn as a closeted police officer, and Tegan and Sara's high school story.
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The AGO is showcasing 150 years of Canadian queer art, from the 1800s to today

The Art Gallery of Ontario's exhibit Blurred Boundaries features work from artists like Cassils, Will Munro, General Idea and Edith S. Watson.
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How the wild queer history of 1940s Moose Jaw inspired Kelly McCormack in A League of Their Own

The new adaptation nods to a little-known era in Saskatchewan's gay past, which McCormack discovered researching her character Jess McCready.
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Daddy Let The Girls Out: This audioplay celebrates the freedom and friendship of trans femmes

Directed by Sort Of breakout star Bilal Baig, Trans Gemmes marks four years of collaborations between trans artists.
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They won't break our souls: We must find queer joy, even as the clouds darken around us

Beyoncé's new album Renaissance — a tribute to her uncle Johnny, who passed away from AIDS complications — is a powerful reminder to fight for our freedoms.
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A series of murders in the 1990s changed Montreal's queer community forever

The third season of CBC podcast The Village investigates a very dark chapter in the city's history — one that ended up leading to significant social change.
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Playwrights assemble: 10 theatre companies are teaming up to give LGBTQ artists a dreamy opportunity

The National Queer & Trans Playwriting Unit will give 5 Canadian artists a living wage and one-on-one mentorship as they write a new work to be staged in 2023.
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For your consideration: 22 LGBTQ actors who deserve 2022 Emmy nominations

Shows like Feel Good, Our Flag Means Death, and Saved By The Bell helped make this a truly landmark season for queer representation. (Plus: justice for Heartstopper!)
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Queer as Folk, rebooted by Canada's Stephen Dunn, has arrived right when LGBTQ folks need it most

In the face of rising homophobia and transphobia, Dunn hopes his version helps LGBTQ people see themselves represented authentically and unapologetically.
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Fire Island revolutionizes the queer rom-com by reimagining Jane Austen

Queer male identity is ready for its Hollywood closeup in Joel Kim Booster and Andrew Ahn's spin on Pride & Prejudice.
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The 200 most iconic queers in cultural history, part four

From Bowie to Baldwin to Brando, the grand finale of our countdown is here.
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Artist Dylan Glynn channels Sex and the City to explore the social media habits of queer men

His new animated short Thot or Not is just one of the many projects Glynn has on the go. Next up: documenting Toronto's queer beach.
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Harvey Fierstein is a living legend we can all learn from — and you can start by reading his book

From Torch Song Trilogy to Mrs. Doubtfire, Fierstein has seen it all, and his new memoir encapsulates that while also documenting half a century of gay culture.
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Crippled is a love story from the darkest moment in Paul David Power's life

A finalist for the 2021 Governor General Awards, Power's play is more than a show about someone with a disability.
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Meet Lulla La Polaca, Poland's oldest drag queen and an inspiration for us all

If only we could all be more like the 82-year-old star of the documentary Boylesque, which is world premiering at Hot Docs.
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Rush Kazi is about to achieve the comedy dream: an album and a special coming out on the same day

Kazi is ready to be your new favourite non-binary, pansexual, South Asian, Muslim comedian (even if they're the only one you know).
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What 'turned you' queer? With tongue planted firmly in cheek, this podcast digs into origin stories

On his podcast You Made Me Queer!, Trevor Campbell explores LGBTQ identities with guests like Jinkx Monsoon, Scott Thompson and Joshua Whitehead.
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With the gorgeous film Wildhood, Bretten Hannam is pushing Two-Spirit stories onto the awards stage

This year's Canadian Screen Awards mark a huge moment for queer BIPOC projects, including Sort Of and Scarborough.
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What is the situation facing LGBTQ folks in Ukraine — and how can we help?

Ukrainian-Canadian playwright Andrew Kushnir has been amplifying and advocating for queer and trans Ukrainians, who are under particular threat as the war continues.
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The 200 most iconic queers in cultural history, part three

Versace, Pasolini, Bert and Ernie: we're entering the top 100 on our countdown.
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The 200 most iconic queers in cultural history, part two

The ultimate queer countdown continues with everyone from Ricky Martin and Janelle Monáe to Tinky Winky and The Babadook.
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The 200 most iconic queers in cultural history, part one

In four acts, we present to you what may very well be the most ridiculous ranking ever written.
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The wild new biopic Aline is finally here, and it needs to be Célined to be believed

A truly singular achievement, the film is belting out for our return to cinemas.

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