june/july 2013

Cover Guy: Frank Mentier

A small-town Michigan boy who made good, Frank Mentier managed to launch Hollywood careers as an actor, model and celebrity fitness trainer. Perhaps most impressively, however, is that he managed to stay sweet and humble while doing so.

 

INSTINCT: Hey, Frank. What’s your coming-out story?
FRANK MENTIER...

Israel: The New Gay Hollywood?

When Richard Wolff, CEO of a midsize movie distributor from Philadelphia, arrives at any major international film festival, he and his team make a beeline for the Israeli booth. They go through the entire list of flicks with a fine-tooth comb; they know this is where gems can be found. They’ll buy anything they think...

This Summer’s Faces Of Film Fests

It’s film fest time! Across the country this summer, gay films are unspooling and in seemingly larger droves than ever before. From Outfest to QFest, we’ve found our favorite guys who showcase their considerable talents in four features and one short this season, so make sure to catch these films when they come to a theater near you.

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Risen From The Ashes

The streets of Auckland hadn’t seen such a sight in over a decade. Glitter, fake lashes, free prophylactics and other exciting ephemera once again clogged the gutters of Ponsonby Road. Auckland’s Pride parade, existing for years only as a memory in the minds of older Kiwis, had fought an uphill battle (literally, at a few...

Gay Moon Rising

Guilty-pleasure alert: Expect plenty of sizzling shirtlessness in the upcoming season of MTV’s summer delight Teen Wolf. For those unfamiliar with the show, it’s MTV’s answer to the craze of vampire stories on the large and small screens, but with hot teen werewolves at the story’s center. A recent Facebook post from the show was...