Set in Albert Square in the East End of London in the fictional borough of Walford , the programme follows the stories of local residents and their families as they go about their daily lives. Initially there were two minute episodes per week, later increasing to three, but since , episodes have been broadcast on every weekday except Wednesday outside of special occasions. The three-month suspension of production in , due to the COVID pandemic , led to broadcasts of the show being reduced to two minute episodes per week, and eventually, the show going on a transmission break. Restrictions to filming resulted in the programme returning to transmission, with four minute episodes per week resuming on 7 September
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Consequently, many stars seem to take the subtle route instead of shouting from the rooftops that they are in fact gay! After her break up with Jones, Paulson has said that she is open to relationships with women and men. Sean Hayes, best known for his role as Jack on Will and Grace , came out in The actor now feels as though he owes the gay community an apology for coming out too late. In , Chely Wright became the first country music star to publically come out as a lesbian.
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Still, in spite of it all, gay men managed to make their way to very top of the acting profession in the gilded closets of Hollywood. In this covert context, bigtime careers and personal lives proceeded with a calculated risk that can fascinate us today. Here are five of the most noteworthy examples of gay actors in mid-Century Hollywood. Liberace was an utterly unique entertainer.