Saturday, November 26, 2011

Zachary Quinto


Known as: American actor and producer.

Known for:
- His performances on TV (So NoTORIous, Heroes), film (Star Trek, Margin Call) and the stage (Angels in America).

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page
- Official YouTube channel

Friday, November 25, 2011

Ron Zeitz & Bill Smith


Known as: American reality TV personalities.

Known for:
- Their appearances on the 19th season of The Amazing Race.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page for The Amazing Race 19
- Internet Movie Database pages: Zeitz / Smith
- Official Facebook page

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

David Yost


Known as: American actor and producer.

Known for:
- His role of Billy Cranston (the Blue Ranger) in the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers franchise.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Miljuschka Witzenhausen


Known as: Dutch TV host and actress.

Known for:
- VJ on the music channel TMF Nederland; appeared in the BNN soap opera ONM.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page

Monday, November 21, 2011

Vaughn Walker


Known as: American judge.

Known for:
- The Perry v. Schwarzenegger case, the federal-constitutional challenge to California's Proposition 8.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Official Facebook page

Sunday, November 20, 2011

We'wha


Known as: American cultural ambassador.

Known for:
- The most famous lhamana, a traditional Zuni gender role, now described as mixed-gender or Two-Spirit.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Saturday, November 19, 2011

Will West


Known as: American pornographic actor.

Known for:
- His performances in movies for various adult studios.

Know more:
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Adult Film Database page (NSFW)

Friday, November 18, 2011

Travis Wall


Known as: American dancer, choreographer and reality TV personality.

Known for:
- Second season contestant and currently choreographer for the popular series So You Think You Can Dance.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Robert Wilson


Known as: American director and writer.

Known for:
- His avant-garde stage collaborations with composer Philip Glass (Einstein on the Beach) and numerous other artists.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Rudi van Dantzig


Known as: Dutch choreographer, dancer and writer.

Known for:
- Co-artistic leader of Het Nationale Ballet (Amsterdam, The Netherlands); author of the biographical novel Voor een Verloren Soldaat (For a Lost Soldier).

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Monday, November 14, 2011

Sunday, November 13, 2011

Eva Vortex


Known as: English model and pornographic actress.

Known for:
- Fetish model, dominatrix and award-winning porn artist.

Know more:
- Official site (NSFW)
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Adult Film Database page (NSFW)

Saturday, November 12, 2011

Lilli Vincenz


Known as: German activist.

Known for:
- Pioneering gay rights activist; the only lesbian to participate in the 1965 White House picket.

Know more:
- Wikepedia page

Friday, November 11, 2011

Holli Ugalde


Known as: American chef and reality TV personality.

Known for:
- Her appearances on the 7th season of the US version of Hell's Kitchen.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page for Hell's Kitchen
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Monika Treut


Known as: German director, writer and producer.

Known for:
- Her films Seduction: The Cruel Woman, Virgin Machine, Female Misbehavior, Gendernauts and Didn't Do It For Love.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Monday, November 7, 2011

Andrew George Scott


Known as: Irish criminal; a.k.a. Captain Moonlite.

Known for:
- Notorious Australian bushranger.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Werner Schroeter


Known as: German director, writer, producer and actor.

Known for:
- Considered among the most important German film writer-directors of the post-war period.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Saturday, November 5, 2011

Tyler Saint


Known as: American pornographic actor; a.k.a. Austin Martin.

Known for:
- His award-winning performances in movies for various adult studios and websites.

Know more:
- Official site (NSFW)
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Adult Film Database page (NSFW)

Friday, November 4, 2011

Dawn Langley Simmons


Known as: English writer.

Known for:
- Prolific author and biographer; in 1968, wed in the first legal interracial marriage in South Carolina.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Socrates


Known as: Greek philosopher.

Known for:
- Credited as one of the founders of Western philosophy; renowned for his contribution to the field of ethics.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Derek Rawcliffe


Known as: English clergyman.

Known for:
- The first openly gay bishop in the Church of England.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Terri Rogers


Known as: English ventriloquist and magician.

Known for:
- Her internationally successful ventriloquism act with her doll Shorty Harris.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Neil Rogers


Known as: American radio host.

Known for:
- Host of his own popular Miami-based talk radio show.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page

Saturday, October 29, 2011

Martine Rothblatt


Known as: American lawyer and entrepreneur.

Known for:
- Responsible for launching several communications satellite companies, including Geostar and Sirius Satellite Radio.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Friday, October 28, 2011

Paul Rudolph


Known as: American architect.

Known for:
- His most famous work, the Yale Art and Architecture Building (A&A Building), a spatially complex Brutalist concrete structure.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Tony Richardson


Known as: English director, writer and producer.

Known for:
- His work for stage (Look Back in Anger) and screen (Oscar for Tom Jones).

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Raymond Radiguet


Known as: French writer.

Known for:
- Author whose novels (including The Devil in the Flesh) were noted for their explicit themes, writing style and tone.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Monday, October 24, 2011

Adrianne Pieczonka


Known as: Canadian singer.

Known for:
- Renowned opera soprano who specializes in Wagnerian roles, notably Sieglinde in the Ring Cycle.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Twitter page

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Richard Pillard


Known as: American psychiatrist.

Known for:
- The first openly gay psychiatrist in the US; professor of psychiatry at the Boston University School of Medicine.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Official Facebook page

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Rod Phillips


Known as: American pornographic actor; a.k.a. Ron Greer.

Known for:
- His performances in movies for various adult studios.

Know more:
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Adult Film Database page (NSFW)

Friday, October 21, 2011

Sergei Parajanov


Known as: Armenian director and writer.

Known for:
- His controversial cinematic style, lifestyle and behaviour, which led Soviet cinema authorities to repeatedly persecute and imprison him and suppress his films.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Rosa von Praunheim


Known as: German director, writer, producer and activist.

Known for:
- His controversial documentaries and films featuring gay themes, including It Is Not the Homosexual Who Is Perverse, But the Society in Which He Lives and The Einstein of Sex.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Cathal Ó Searcaigh


Known as: Irish writer.

Known for:
- His award-winning poetry, which is written in the Irish language (specifically the Ulster dialect).

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

J. Paul Oetken


Known as: American judge.

Known for:
- District Judge on the US District Court for the Southern District of New York; the first openly gay man to serve on the federal bench.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Monday, October 17, 2011

Robert Opel


Known as: American photographer.

Known for:
- Notoriously streaked at the 46th Annual Academy Awards in 1974.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Anna Nolan


Known as: Irish reality TV personality, TV host and producer.

Known for:
- Runner up on the first series of the British reality show Big Brother.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Jene Newsome


Known as: American military officer.

Known for:
- US Air Force sergeant who was honorably discharged after nine years of service under the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Friday, October 14, 2011

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Jackie Malton


Known as: English police officer and consultant.

Known for:
- The inspiration for the character of Detective Jane Tennison in the Prime Suspect TV dramas.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Sean Maher


Known as: American actor.

Known for:
- His role as Simon Tam in the cult sci-fi series Firefly and its follow-up movie Serenity.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Twitter page

Monday, October 10, 2011

Meredith Monk


Known as: American singer, composer, director and choreographer.

Known for:
- Since the 1960s, has created multi-disciplinary works which combine music, theatre and dance.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page

Sunday, October 9, 2011

Daphne du Maurier


Known as: English writer.

Known for:
- Her novels, plays and short stories, including Jamaica Inn, Rebecca, The Birds and Don't Look Now.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Friday, October 7, 2011

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Vladimir Luxuria


Known as: Italian politician and activist.

Known for:
- Former member of the Italian parliament; the first openly transgender member of Parliament in Europe.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

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