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Queer Me Out Speaker Series
October 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pmFree
W Hollywood hosts their first QUEER ME OUT speaker series held at The Loft, the hotel’s dynamic rooftop venue.
A global speaker series, Queer Me Out was designed to give a bigger platform to connect and inspire the LGBTQ+ community in every W destination around the world. Bringing together powerful voices of the queer community from intersecting worlds like fashion, entertainment, music, philanthropy, media, and beyond, Queer Me Out invites everyone to participate in the conversation and is free and open to the public.
W Hollywood is excited to get loud and proud with prominent LGBTQ+ movers and shakers in the entertainment industry including Bradley Bredeweg, co-creator of popular Freeform shows The Fosters and its spin-off, Good Trouble; Frankie A. Rodriguez, best known for his acting role in High School Musical: The Musical – The Series; Hallie Sahar, transgender actress starring in Ryan Murphy’s new FX dance and musical drama series, Pose; Michael J. Willett, star of MTV’s LGBTQ-centric show, Faking It; and Patrik-Ian Polk, a multi-hyphenate talent known for showcasing black gay experiences on television / film and responsible for the iconic series “Noah’s Arc” and the films “Punks,” “The Skinny” and “Blackbird.” Polk has also been recognized by Outfest, GLAAD and Film Independent for his commitment to diverse stories. The panel will be moderated with Joe Lorenzo, owner and creator of Society Entertainment, a talent management agency based in Manhattan Beach.