The final frontier

Gallagher, John; Frutkin, Alan
April 1995
Advocate;4/4/95, Issue 678, p38
Analyzes the effect rumors about a motion picture actor's sexuality have on his or her career. Emotional and financial bond between film actors and their fans; Dilemma faced by closeted gay actors in their choice of film roles; Typical reaction of the entertainment press and actors' agents and managers to gay rumors; Importance of a heterosexual image to an actor who plans to have a long career.


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