Although Lorraine Hansberry was known as a supporter of equal rights regardless of sexual orientation, it wasn't until after her death that her own sexual orientation was revealed.
BTW, if the name Alexandra Hedison sounds familiar to you, it may be because before the Portia de Rossi dynasty, Alexandra was the main squeeze of Ellen De Generes!
Foster spoke about her sexuality when accepting the Cecil B De Mille Award at January's Golden Globes.
Jodie Foster married her girlfriend, photographer Alexandra Hedison, this past weekend.
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More » Gladys Bentley was a popular Blues singer during the 1920s Harlem Renaissance.The couple began dating sometime last summer, according to E! The 10 Dumbest Things Ever Said About Same-Sex Marriage In addition to Hedison's photography career, which has included showings New York and Los Angeles, she, too, has acted.Most prominently she played Dylan Moreland on Showtime's lesbian-focused drama for three seasons.Barbara Gittings helped organize gay rights demonstrations in front of the White House and in front of Independence Hall in Philadelphia in 1965 to protest federal employment discrimination.More » Julie Goldman is a stand-up comedian and star of The Big Gay Sketch Show on Logo. She performs her comedy routine around the country and spoke to Lesbian Life about where she gets her inspiration for her humor.