During the lull between award shows (yes, there is one), let’s see how many of the award nominees, presenters and show-goers are gay, have played gay, or are Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon gay.*
Michelle Williams, winner of the 2012 Golden Globe for her role in My Week With Marilyn, is a likely nominee for all best actress nods out there for her portrayal of Marilyn Monroe. In 2000 she also steamed up the windows as Chloe Sevigny’s love in If These Walls Could Talk 2.
Walls featured a trilogy of lesbian stories set in the same house over several decades (Vanessa Redgrave, Ellen Degeneres and Sharon Stone all portrayed lesbians). Williams played the femme whose friends gave her attitude over her romance with the butch biker embodied by...