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Letters Live: Watch Sir Ian McKellen read a brave and powerful coming-out letter

‘These aren’t radicals or weirdos, Mama. They are shop clerks and bankers and little old ladies and people who nod and smile to you when you meet them on the bus.’ Christopher Hooton @christophhooton Friday 5 February 2016 http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/art/news/watch-sir-ian-mckellen-read-powerful-coming-out-letter-a6855146.html

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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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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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San Francisco: Maupin’s real Tales of the City

October 2014 Eva Wiseman He’s been called the man who ‘invented San Francisco’ but with his final Tales of the City book in the bag, has Armistead Maupin moved on? He talks to Eva Wiseman about fame, fans and visiting … Continue reading

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Ian McKellen and Laura Linney to explore Sherlock’s twilight years

The actors will star in A Slight Trick of the Mind, adapted from Mitch Cullin’s novel which imagines Sherlock Holmes battling dementia in old age Ben Beaumont-Thomas theguardian.com, Thursday 8 May 2014 06.43 EDT In recent years the sleuthing of … Continue reading

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