Moonlight sweeps the LGBTQ Critics Dorian Awards

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Moonlight unsurprisingly swept the board at this years Dorian Awards winning 6 of the categories including Best Picture. These prestigious awards given out annually by the Gay & Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) which is comprised of 170 film and tv critics and entertainment journalists in the UK, Canada and UK (of which queerguru is … Continue reading



Golden Globes go Gay (ish)

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The stunning LGBT coming-of-age drama Moonlight from filmmaker Barry Jenkins, based on a play by openly gay writer Tarell Alvin McCrane rightly walked away with the top prize of Best Drama at the Golden Globes last night cementing an excellent night for diversity in general.  (The movie incidentally is already number 30 in the list of … Continue reading



The Winners of the new Gay Travel Awards

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We’ve always been a tad dubious about any business claiming to the best after all the years that British Airways somewhat unilaterally declared itself ‘the world’s favorite airline’.  Even though half the queerguru team are Brits, it was never ever our pet airline …..in fact we really quite loathed it.   Although we are at best … Continue reading



Brits always add a Touch Of Class to Award Ceremonies

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After the ‘big yawn’ of the latest around of Award Shows which were so predictable, totally unfunny (except for Chris Rock) and full of tedious speeches thanking  countless executives who none of us have ever heard off (and hardly care about) comes a perfect example of how to really accept an Award properly.   It’s … Continue reading



Trans actress Mya Taylor Makes History

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Tonight at the Film Independent Spirit Awards Mya Taylor made history as the first trans actress to win a major acting award. When she collected her statute for Best Supporting Female from J.K. Simmons for her outstanding performance in the movie Tangerine she delighted the star studded audience with her funny feisty speech. She related … Continue reading



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