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Windy City Times News - Harvey Fierstein on 'Kinky Boots and 'unconscious' people Actor, and playwright Harvey Fierstein was openly gay and fighting for LGBT rights early in the game. Torch Song Trilogy brought Fierstein success on Broadway, winning him two Tony Awards before it was made into a feature film that garnered him an Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead. He has a strong track record, writing La Cage aux Folles, which won him another Tony, for Best Book of a Musical. His roles in movies like Mrs. Doubtfire and appearances on TV shows such as The Simpsons, Nurse Jackie and How I Met Your Mother have left lasting impressions with viewers over the years.