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Cynthia Nixon joins blast against Newsweek writer

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Cynthia Nixon, a Tony winner, Grammy winner and two-time Emmy winner, is a lesbian actress who very convincingly plays the straight character of Miranda in the Sex and the City franchise. She’s also a very intelligent woman and LGBT activist who will speak out when she[...]

Kristin Chenoweth’s “Promises, Promises” producers stand behind her

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: More reaction to Ramin Setoodeh’s controversial Newsweek article in which he implies it’s impossible for openly gay actors to be believable as straight characters – including Tony nominee Sean Hayes in his current role opposite Kristin Chenoweth in “Promises, Promises.” Neil Meron and Craig Zadan, producers[...]

“Newsweek” writer Ramin Setoodeh will pay a visit to the set of Glee and sit down with the show’s writers.

By Greg Hernandez Hollywoodnews.com: Glee creator Ryan Murphy has confirmed that Newsweek writer Ramin Setoodeh will pay a visit to the set of Glee and sit down with the show’s writers. Murphy is clearly trying to educate the man who recently wrote an incredibly annoying and immature article about openly[...]

Cheyenne Jackson joins Kristen Chenoweth rebuttal against Newsweek writer

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: An article by Newsweek writer Ramin Setoodeh with the point of view that openly gay actors cannot play convincingly, has prompted some big showbiz names to speak out publicly. First Tony winner Kristen Chenoweth took the writer to task in a published rebuttal and now out[...]