This summer, Franco was honored with the James Schamus Ally Award by the Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival.
Are actors entitled to a “veil” of privacy regarding their sexual orientation? The glass closet remains a much-debated topic in Hollywood.
What I want to show is that addiction can strike, no matter what. You can have financial resources and you can still feel that pit of loneliness and emptiness and that desire to fill it with substances, so I just wanted to give a different face to the disease.'First trying the drug as a teen at boarding school, Christina told how she and her friends would spend on a gram, meeting the drug dealer at the mall in Los Angeles and then getting their house keepers to pick them up, adding: 'We didn’t even have our licenses, but there we were, doing coke at each other’s houses.''If Christina’s story can prevent one parent watching now from getting the call that I got, 'Mommy, I can't breathe,' and help one young or young man come out, reach out for help and know you can turn your life around, then it will have been worth it.'She then found it hard to breathe and ran barefoot into the streets of New Haven, Conn., and ended up in the emergency room.
She recalled asking the nurse just before she was sedated whether she would be okay.
“I think it must be really hard for actors to be out publicly,” he told .
“But in terms of actors, I think you’re a better actor the less people know about you, period. Whether you’re straight or gay, people shouldn’t know anything about your sexuality because that’s one of the mysteries that you should be able to play.” Despite its subject matter, there are no out lead actors in , which also features Christian Slater, Keegan Allen, and James Franco as players in the gay-porn industry.
I want to tell them that getting through it is possible.
In a controversial , blasted casting directors who discriminated against gay talent as well as closeted actors for the “wishy-washy bullshit” that perpetuates a culture of bias.
Galvin later apologized for many of his remarks, including calling newly out actor Colton Haynes “the worst” for his past practice of hinting at his sexual orientation to fans, while remaining tight-lipped about the topic to press.
Netflix has said it will not be taking immediate action in the light of allegations against actor Danny Masterson.
The statement comes after resurfacing reports that Masterson is the subject of a criminal investigation by the LAPD, after four women alleged they were sexually assaulted by the actor.