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Записи с темой: 2006 (список заголовков)
14:51 

`Queer As Folk' Star Randy Harrison Embraces `Amadeus' Role; (june 2006)

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`Queer As Folk' Star Randy Harrison Embraces `Amadeus' Role; It Is,
He Says, `Exactly What I Want To Be Doing' from Hartford Courant [June 18, 2006]

Story By FRANK RIZZO COURANT STAFF WRITER| Photos by CLOE POISSON
THE HARTFORD COURANT




Randy Harrison's a long way from Babylon.

For five years Harrison played the blond, boyish and not-so-innocent Justin Taylor in Showtime's "Queer as Folk" series. At the height of the show's media blitz, the actor was named "the post-gay gay icon" by New York Magazine, and fans associated him with his party-boy character who frequented the show's fictitious Pittsburgh gay dance-bar called Babylon.

Harrison publicly smiled at all the attention - and privately cringed.

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@темы: theatre, Amadeus, 2006

15:21 

LITTLE BITS: Dance between celebrities has twists and turns (May 2006)

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LITTLE BITS: Dance between celebrities has twists and turns by Krista Richmond [May 18, 2006]

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LITTLE BITS: Dance between celebrities has twists and turns

By Krista Richmond / Chronicle lifestyles editor

"Hey guys! I'm actually running late. I hope you enjoy the show," he said as he ran past us into the theatre in a blond blur.

And so ended my brush with the fame of Randy Harrison, who starred in Showtime's Queer As Folk and is finishing a run in the Alabama Shakespeare Festival's production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. It was a highlight for this fan but also made me wonder about the impact of celebrity journalism.

My friend and co-worker (who introduced me to Queer As Folk) and I traveled to Montgomery to see Randy in the production. And we weren't the only ones. I was sure we wouldn't be — Queer As Folk has a very devoted following — but what did surprise me was that the audience seemed to consist of a significant number of Randy fans.

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@темы: 2006, theatre

Randy Harrison. Interviews.

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