Daniel Megarry

Freelance Journalist

Location icon United Kingdom

Journalism & English Language graduate, currently working as part of the online team at Gay Times magazine.

Specialises in entertainment journalism, feature writing and reviews.

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Gay Times
04/08/2016
Review: Corinne Bailey Rae at The Tabernacle - Gay Times

Like catching up with a sorely missed friend over coffee, welcoming Grammy-winner Corinne Bailey Rae back to the music industry is a pleasure that's been long overdue. With six years between her critically-acclaimed second album, The Sea, and upcoming third record, The Heart Speaks In Whispers, it would seem the soul singer's got a lot ...

Music

Gay Times
11/02/2015
Jahméne talks being Down For Love, growing up and his return to music

One thing that's clear upon meeting former X Factor contestant Jahméne is that he's no longer the shy boy the nation was introduced to three years ago. He exudes confidence and excitement, and talks with genuine passion about the new music he's been crafting.

Gay Times
10/09/2015
Meet Lights, Canada's hottest synthpop export

Canadian artist Lights has already taken her home country by storm with her signature electronic sound, and now she's got her sights set on the UK. With three top-ten albums in Canada under her belt, and years of extensive touring around the United States, the Juno Award winner is in a prime position to bring her refined sound ...

Gay Times
10/06/2015
Jason Donovan on returning to life in heels with Priscilla tour

From teen heart-throb to West End star, Jason Donovan has done it all. He's been part of one of soap's most iconic couples, released four number one singles, collaborated with Kylie Minogue, and even battled the bugs in I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here.

Medium
09/25/2015
Meet Jobriath: The Lost 'True Fairy' of Glam Rock

Jobriath. Flash back to the '70s and the name was synonymous with flamboyance and embarrassment, an eccentric and talented glam-rock star who was hyped by the media and his management as America's answer to David Bowie, a move that proved fatal to his career before it had even taken off.

iHeartPOP
07/09/2015
Interview: Pop music's talented emerging star Irini Mandó

Irini Mandó is an up and coming singer/songwriter from London who, under the guidance of the Amy Winehouse Foundation, self-released her debut EP Pink Noise this year. With a repertoire of clever hooks and slick urban beats, Irini is most certainly one to watch in 2015.

TV & Film

Gay Times
02/08/2016
Douglas Booth on fighting zombie hordes, equality, and gay friends

With a face so handsome it could probably stop a zombie horde in its tracks, Douglas Booth has quickly become one of the nation's favourite rising British stars. In the upcoming Pride & Prejudice & Zombies, the actor takes on the role of the dashing Mr Bingley, as the classic Jane Austen novel is given ...

Gay Times
12/10/2015
Julia Davis and Rufus Jones on the return of black comedy Hunderby

Julia Davis and Rufus Jones proved to be a match made in black comedy heaven when Hunderby debuted back in 2012, and now the pair are back for more with a two-part special airing on Sky Atlantic this month. A period drama with a penchant for misery, the series presents a change of scenery for both ...

Gay Times
12/11/2015
Director Brian Gilbert on the legacy of Oscar Wilde

As well as being one of literature's greatest creators, Oscar Wilde remains one of the most enigmatic and important figures in LGBT history. When director Brian Gilbert took on the story of Wilde back in 1997, it became the first piece of visual work to explicitly acknowledge his homosexuality, and recognise it as a key ...

Gay Times
12/10/2015
Tyler Oakley on life as a YouTube sensation and his new documentary Snervous

At 26 years old, Tyler Oakley is not only YouTube royalty, but arguably the most recognisable face on the internet - his 500 million video views can attest to that. With seven million subscribers, a book on the New York Times bestsellers list, and even an interview with First Lady Michelle Obama under his belt, he's now got ...

Gay Times
01/05/2016
Matt Bomer chats to GT about AHS: Hotel and blood orgies with Lady Gaga

With the latest season of American Horror Story in full swing, our attention has been firmly placed on the show's jaw-droppingly gorgeous star Matt Bomer. After gaining fans across the world as a male stripper in Magic Mike, and proving his acting talent in the heartbreaking HIV/AIDS drama The Normal Heart, Matt signed up as bloodsucking heartthrob Donovan in the weird and ...

Gay Times
12/14/2015
Geordie Shore's Nathan Henry on his decision to come out as gay

After joining Geordie Shore as the show's first openly bisexual man, Nathan Henry is getting ready to come out once again - this time as gay. The reality star made headlines when he became the first guy to get intimate with another man on the show, and in this week's episode he'll reveal his true sexuality ...

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Issuu
03/30/2015
Versatile Magazine #1

A preview of the first issue of Versatile, a drag culture magazine seeking to challenge our perception of gender and what it means to be LGBT.

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