Carson Kressley & Ted Allen Say Queer Eye Forced Them to Come Out

Ten years ago, a handsome and gabby group of five gay lifestyle experts blazed onto the TV scene as makeover savants, opening doors to their worlds of culture, beauty, food and style – and in the process, exposing for many hopeless heteros what it’s like to live and thrive as a gay men.

Crowe Charms the Locals

So Russell Crowe walks into a bar … No, really. While in Toronto filming The Cinderella Man, Crowe took in a performance by singer-songwriter Slaid Cleaves at nightspot Hugh’s Room. Slimmed down for his role (as Depression-era fighter Jim Braddock) and unassuming, Crowe, who arrived right before the second set, surprisingly attracted little notice. He even agreed to sign a Master and Commander DVD for a Rounder Records rep who bought him a drink – but only if it was the deluxe edition.

Breakin' Up with Gabrielle

Though Jamie Foxx’s character in the upcoming romantic comedy Breakin’ All the Rules (due May 14) pens a book about leaving a significant other, in real life, costar Gabrielle Union has her own sage advice on the subject. “My first tip is not to use random excuses like, ‘It’s not you – it’s me’ or ‘We’re going in opposite directions.’ You leave people wondering for years and it carries over into their next relationship,” Union, 31, tells Daily Insider.