Category Archives: Armistead Maupin

Sir Ian McKellen describes Armistead Maupin as his godfather

By Leah Garchik October 13, 2015 The Mill Valley Film Festival’s Lifetime Achievement Award was presented by Armistead Maupin to Sir Ian McKellen on Sunday night, Oct. 11. The two are old friends and more: As they shared with delight … Continue reading

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10 spooky Bay Area curses

Excerpted from “10 Spooky Bay Area Curses” By Katie Dowd on October 5, 2015 11:07 AM Socialite Pat Montandon was the talk of the San Francisco society scene in the 1960s, so much so that Armistead Maupin modeled one of … Continue reading

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NLGJA lists 2015 inductees to LGBT Journalists Hall of Fame

The National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association ( NLGJA ) is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2015 and the 10th year of our LGBT Journalists Hall of Fame. Please join us in recognizing this year’s inductee: Randy Alfred, Alison Bechdel, … Continue reading

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Who Is Armistead Maupin, Whose Quote Opens ‘I Am Cait’? He’s Something Of An Icon

By: JAMES TISON After all this time, it’s finally (almost) here! The premiere of Caitlyn Jenner’s eagerly anticipated documentary series I Am Cait is July 26, but details about the first episode are already pouring in from across the Web. … Continue reading

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A 2015 Interview with Armistead Maupin

February 2, 2015 Rick Kleffel’s The Agony Column Podcast Armistead Maupin is every bit the gentleman you expect him to be. He’s crisp, smart and quite easily manages the paradox of being quietly outspoken. Sure, he’s not in the narrative, … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin “The Days Of Anna Madrigal”

Liz Saint John January 26, 2015 10:13 AM Do singles still go to the Marina Safeway to meet eligible mates? Armistead Maupin‘s The Tales of the City started as a serial in 1976 in the Pacific Sun and then in … Continue reading

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Show’s supporters come to Castro Theatre ‘Looking’ for additional

By Tony Bravo Updated 3:36 pm, Wednesday, January 7, 2015 When HBO’s “Looking” premiered at the Castro Theatre in 2014, it was one of the most anticipated new shows of the season, especially for San Franciscans eager to see the … Continue reading

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HOLLYWOOD: New Monograph Reveals Work of Portrait Artist Don Bachardy

Hollywood is the highly anticipated monograph of celebrated portrait artist Don Bachardy, with a Preface written by Armistead Maupin. With more than 300 original paintings and drawings, this stunning collection features the most famous actors and influential figures in Hollywood … Continue reading

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Meet This Year’s ‘Prime Time 25’

These 25 LGBT achievers over 65 are proving that a person can change the world at any age. BY ADVOCATE.COM EDITORS NOVEMBER 26 2014 “Wisdom comes with winters,” Oscar Wilde once stated. And the Prime Time 25, The Advocate’s annual … Continue reading

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Hilary Swank, Armistead Maupin Honored at Raucous Outfest Legacy Awards

NOVEMBER 13, 2014 Allegra Tepper @allegraceline Tinseltown’s LGBT community faced a not unfamiliar predicament on Wednesday night, when not one but two star-studded soirées celebrated the legacy of LGBT characters on screen: which to attend? While Portia de Rossi, Eric … Continue reading

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