The WGA’s LGBT Writers Committee presents a panel of Outfest writers and writer-directors who will discuss their careers, indie filmmaking and L.A.’s upcoming July LGBT film festival (including Outfest’s various programs for writers). Panelists include: Clea Duvall (“The Intervention”), Deondray Gossett & Quincy LeNear (“Chadwick Journals”), Andrew Ahn (“Spa Night”), Jen Richards (“Her Story”), Deb Shoval (“AWOL”), Marina Rice Bader (“Ava’s Impossible Things”), Ray Yeung (“Front Cover”), and George Northy (“GBF”). Click here for more information
We will screen right in the heart of the Castro District and for that extra added bonus, it is also in the midst of LGBTQ Pride festivities! Come celebrate with us! Scheduled to attend are Director Ray Yeung and our lead actor James Chen
Saturday, June 25, 6:00 PM
Tom is best known for his performances in “Paint Your Wagon” (1969), the TV series “The Young and the Restless” (1973), and “Bang the Drum Slowly” (1973).Ligon created the role of Orson in the prize-winning Off-Broadway musical ‘Your Own Thing’, and starred on Broadway opposite Geraldine Page in “Angela” and with Sandy Duncan in “Love is a Time of Day.”
He graduated from Yale as an English major and was discovered by Tennessee Williams, who saw his performance as Kilroy in Williams’ play, “Camino Real.”
Ligon became one of the most sought after young actors in New York in the 1960s.