Ellen DeGeneres has reportedly purchased the movie rights to Sing You Home, the latest novel from bestselling author Jodi Picoult. She is set to produce the movie with Craig Zadan and Neil Meron. Picoult’s new release centers on a lesbian couple and their struggle to start a family. [Daemon’sBooks]

Christine Vachon: Lesbian Producer Talks Mildred Pierce: Acclaimed lesbian producer Christine Vachon talked to the Windy City Media Group about her latest project: a five-hour miniseries adaptation of the novel Mildred Pierce, which stars Kate Winslet, Guy Pearch, and Evan Rachel Wood. Vachon has produced numerous classics including Swoon, Go Fish, and Boys Don’t Cry. [WindyCity]

Dan Savage: For Gay Teens, Life ‘Gets Better’: Dan Savage and his husband talked to Terry Gross from radio program “Fresh Air” about their wildly popular “It Gets Better” campaign, their new release based on the campaign, and defeating homophobia. [NPR]

A Nearly Naked Day in the Lives of Jake Shears and Rufus Wainwright: Tim Hailand, the New York photographer known for his 2008 book documenting a day in the life of Dan Radcliffe, is slated to release two new books about gay musicians Jake Shears and Rufus Wainwright. Part of the proceeds will go to the Kate McGarrigle Fund and the Elton John AIDS Foundation. [AfterElton]

Bisexual Biographies Published to Raise Gay Awareness: The first book documenting the lives of 18 Taiwanese bisexuals was released last Friday. Bisexual People in Taiwan was written by Farida Chen, founder of the first bisexual organization in Taiwan.

“Most books on bisexuals are foreign translations and are not targeted toward the local readership,” Chen explained. [FocusTaiwan]



Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
  • Michael Craft

Leave a Reply

Please fill the required box or you can’t comment at all. Please use kind words. Your e-mail address will not be published.

Gravatar is supported.

You can use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>