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10 Years After "The Prime Time Closet - A History of Gays and Lesbians on TV"


October 29, 2013 - 2:30am to 4:00am


The focus of the evening was to celebrate the monumental strides the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Identified Community has achieved since the publication of historian Stephen Tropiano's book, "The Prime Time Closet: A History of Gays and Lesbians on TV" over ten years ago.

Joining author Stephen Tropiano on the panel were:

  • Dan Bucatinsky, actor, Emmy® Winner, Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for Scandal
  • Paul Colichman, CEO, Here Media
  • Laverne Cox, actor, Orange Is the New Black
  • Wilson Cruz, actor and GLAAD's National Spokesperson
  • Christy Dees, VP Development, Bravo Networks
  • Andrew Rannells, actor, Girls and The New Normal
  • Sherri Saum, actor, The Fosters
  • Amber Tamblyn, actor, Two and a Half Men



October 29, 2013 - 2:30am to 4:00am


Television Academy
Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre
5220 Lankershim Blvd.
NoHo Arts District
North Hollywood, CA 91601

Moderated By

Produced By

Howard Meltzer & Daniel Evans III

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

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