Gay performer Gordon Heuckeroth stars for Robijn, the leading laundry brand in the Netherlands. The brand has featured several gay stars over the years, including Dutch designer Frank Govers in 1992 and Dutch magician Hans Klok in 2010. ... read more
‘She’ by Elvis Costello plays in the background as a married grandfather secretly learns to put on makeup, sneaking away moments from his wife by going to his bathroom.
The whole family gathers in the house for Christmas and in a twist halfway through the ad, the grandfather sneaks his grandchild, Álvaro, away to the bathroom and applies his newly learned skills to Álvaro’s face. As the two reenter the dining room, Álvaro is now “Ana.”
The tagline is “La magia no solo está en la Navidad. Tambien Està en nosotros,” which translates to “Magic is not only at Christmas. It is also in us.”
The brand chose their lead actress Ella Di Amore who was in the process of transitioning gender.
This image appeared on the Calvin Klein Instagram account stating, "Today, in support of women and mothers all over the world, we’re spotlighting the realities of new families.
"@k.vventzel is a South African painter and mother to Wild. @erikafeeh and @roberto_bete are expecting parents from Brazil. Roberto is due to give birth to his and Erika’s son Noah any day now. @venedaacarter is a prominent fashion consultant. Her family is Bobbi and Weston."
On the photo is the text, “We can reproduce biologically or from the heart… Our place is to love and be loved.”
Bete is a female-to-male transgender reality TV star from Brazil.
This made-for-TV movie is Hallmark’s first holiday rom-com to star an LGBTQ couple.
Sam is a workaholic bachelor who reluctantly agrees to babysit his niece and nephew before his solo vacation. Completely out of his depth, Sam enlists the help of their dashing neighbor, Jason, who is in the process of adopting a child of his own, and soon finds himself caught in an unexpected romance.