1. Openly gay actor Zachary Quinto is gearing up for the premiere of the action film Star Trek Into Darkness later this month.
8. Quinto’s original coming-out piece was published in New York Magazine:
The star touched upon his role in the Broadway play Angels In America, in which he played a gay man who leaves his AIDS-afflicted boyfriend, for helping him realize his desire to come out publicly.
9. Watch the full interview:
- President Obama zinged the media and the field of presidential contenders before dropping the mic at his final White House Correspondents' Dinner 🎤
- A state of emergency was declared in Baghdad as protesters breached the fortified "Green Zone," home to most ministries and embassies in the city.
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