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More LGBTIQ+ characters are appearing on US television

More LGBTIQ+ characters are appearing on US television

The latest annual study from GLAAD shows that more LGBTIQ+ characters are being seen on US television. The latest Where We Are On TV report showed that 10.2% of series regulars on American television series are now representing the LGBTIQ+ communities. It was a marked improvement on the previous year where 8.8 per cent of regualr characters […]

Screenwriter Russell T Davies does ‘Desert Island Discs’

Screenwriter Russell T Davies does ‘Desert Island Discs’

Screenwriter Russell T Davies has been interviewed on the iconic British radio program Desert Island Discs sharing his memories of creating many TV programs from Queer as Folk to Doctor Who. The radio show invites a celebrity to imagine their stuck on a desert island and nominated seven pieces of music they would take with them, […]

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Shangela lands a role on ‘Riverdale’ spin-off ‘Katy Keene’

Shangela lands a role on ‘Riverdale’ spin-off ‘Katy Keene’

One of the biggest names to come out of RuPaul’s Drag Race has just scored a new role in an upcoming TV series. Shangela Laquifa Wadley, of seasons 2, 3 and All Stars 3 of Drag Race, has been cast as a “ruthless” drag performer named Devereaux in an upcoming spin-off of Riverdale that will follow the titular […]

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Miriam Margolyes will deliver a new documentary series in 2020

Miriam Margolyes will deliver a new documentary series in 2020

Celebrated actor, presenter and all-round funny lady, Miriam Margolyes is on a quest to uncover what it means to be Australian in the 21st century. The ABC announced a range of new programs coming to the broadcaster in 2020, and the new documentary series hosted by Margolyes is among their offerings. Five years ago, when […]

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BBC renews ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race UK’ for a second season

BBC renews ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race UK’ for a second season

BBC have announced that the UK spin-off of RuPaul’s Drag Race will reign again for another year. The show’s debut season is currently airing around the globe, and streaming Stan here in Australia. The show has been met with fan praise for bringing a breath of fresh air to the 11-year-old series, and production company World […]

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Troye Sivan and Dan Levy join ‘The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show’

Troye Sivan and Dan Levy join ‘The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show’

Country superstar Kacey Musgraves is recruiting all of her favourite celebrities for a one-off Christmas special on Amazon Prime. The Kasey Musgraves Christmas Show will be a musical variety special celebrating the holiday season, narrated by Schitt’s Creek creator Dan Levy. Lana Del Rey, Zooey Deschanel, Camila Cabello, James Corden and more will join Musgraves for […]

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‘The L Word – Generation Q’ drops a new trailer showing more of the series

‘The L Word – Generation Q’ drops a new trailer showing more of the series

The new series of The L Word looks like its going to be pretty awesome going by their latest trailer. It’s been 10 years since we last checked in on the women of The L Word but the show is about to return with a brand new series. The new series, titled The L Word: Generation Q, […]

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HBO axes one ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel, announces another

HBO axes one ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel, announces another

HBO have announced some big news for Game of Thrones fans this week, burning previous plans to the ground and revealing something new. Prior to the controversial final season of the hit fantasy series based on George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series, HBO had announced a prequel series starring Naomi Watts would […]

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‘A Special Relationship’ explores Elizabeth Taylor’s HIV/AIDS activism

‘A Special Relationship’ explores Elizabeth Taylor’s HIV/AIDS activism

British actor Rachel Weisz is set to portray the one and only Elizabeth Taylor in an upcoming biopic about the late icon. A Special Relationship, to be written by Slumdog Millionaire‘s Simon Beaufoy, delves into Taylor’s relationship with her assistant Roger Wall as she moves from screen actor to influential activist. Taylor’s relationship with Wall, a […]

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Review | Meet the ‘Fisherman’s Friends’ at the British Film Festival

Review | Meet the ‘Fisherman’s Friends’ at the British Film Festival

Fisherman’s Friends | Dir: Chris Foggin | ★ ★ ★ ★   The film starts as a clash of two worlds. A group of London music executives arrive in Port Isaac on the picturesque Cornish coast for a stag weekend. The “wankers from London” run amuck and don’t impress the locals. They even have to be rescued […]

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