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sean penn is g-a-y

sean penn is g-a-y

…well, at least in “Milk,” he is. While the new Gus Van Sant film (coming to theaters on Nov. 26th) missed the Telluride-Venice-Toronto fest circuit this week, Focus Features instead debuted the trailer for the film about the late activist and former San Francisco politician Harvey Milk. Also starring are Emile Hirsch, Josh Brolin, Diego Luna and James Franco.

In recent week’s I’ve chatted with a few people close to the film. One who has seen the entire movie (for the record, a straight man) was quite high on the picture. The trailer underscores something that he viewer told me, it doesn’t hold back on depicting the 70s sex scene in SF. Another insider reiterated that the film will play to multiple audiences. Let the buzzing begin…


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