‘The Beat Goes On: Pride in Houston’ explores the historical past of the third largest LGBTQ+ pleasure parade in America. Watch totally free on KHOU 11+ beginning June 30.
HOUSTON — KHOU 11 will launch a particular documentary focusing on one of many greatest Pride parades within the nation, its honorable grand marshals and others who’ve made and proceed to make an affect within the LGBTQ+ neighborhood.
“The Beat Goes On: Pride in Houston” options:
Brandon Wolf – Grand Marshal, Honorary
Travis Torrence – Grand Marshal, Male Identifying
Isabel Longoria – Grand Marshal, Female Identifying
Juliann Losey – Grand Marshal, Gender Non-Binary/Non-Conforming
Danielle Houston – Grand Marshal, Ally
Annise Parker – Former Mayor, Houston
Jack Valinski – Former Executive Director, Pride Houston
“The Beat Goes On: Pride in Houston” tells the story of every grand marshal and offers the viewer an intimate take a look at their personal journey and what the 2022 theme means to them on the heels of the social and political upheaval of the previous couple of years.
“The battle isn’t over. We’ve got to continue on it,” stated Jack Valinski. “The parade isn’t the battle, but the parade helps get our spirits up to do the battle.”
“For people to find the courage to be themselves in an area that is historically not accepting takes tremendous courage. And I’m so grateful that they took those rockstar massive first steps, so that we can have Pride today,” Juliann Losey stated.
Beginning tonight at 6 p.m., “The Beat Goes On: Pride in Houston” might be streamed free on the KHOU 11+ app out there on Roku and Amazon FireTV.
KHOU 11 is the unique tv companion of Pride Houston 365 and is proud to assist assist a corporation that believes in range and inclusion all year spherical.