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‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ will be in cinemas in 2020

‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ will be in cinemas in 2020

The film version of the musical Everybody’s Taking About Jamie will premiere in cinemas in October 2020. The musical has had a quick journey from stage to screen. The musical made its debut in 2017 and has made it to the screen in just three years. By comparison Cats has taken 38 years to make the journey, […]

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‘Practical Magic’ prequel series is in the works at HBO

‘Practical Magic’ prequel series is in the works at HBO

HBO’s streaming service have revealed they will be teaming up with Jessica Jones creator Melissa Rosenberg on a spellbinding prequel series. Rules of Magic will take fans back to the world of Practical Magic – the bewitching 1995 romantic comedy starring Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman. The show is set in 1960s New York City, where three siblings […]

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Netflix drops first trailer for Ryan Murphy’s new show ‘The Politician’

Netflix drops first trailer for Ryan Murphy’s new show ‘The Politician’

TV busiest man Ryan Murphy is set to release a new satirical comedy with an all-star cast and Netflix have just revealed the first look. The Politician follows Payton Hobart (Ben Platt) – a wealthy young man who is on a mission to become the next President of the United States of America. “To get […]

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Cast revealed for new ‘Love, Simon’ series on Disney+ streaming service

Cast revealed for new ‘Love, Simon’ series on Disney+ streaming service

Disney have revealed the cast for their TV adaptation of their hit film Love, Simon, which won hearts with its gay romance in 2018. The series is set to make its debut on Disney’s upcoming streaming service, Disney+. The all-new cast and characters will be lead by Michael Cimino as Victor, a new student at Creekwood […]

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‘Last Christmas’ gives George Michael’s music the romcom treatment

‘Last Christmas’ gives George Michael’s music the romcom treatment

A new Netflix film starring Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones) and Henry Golding (Crazy Rich Asians) will bring the music of George Michael to the streaming service later this year. Last Christmas stars Clarke as a miserable shopping centre Christmas elf who keeps bumping into Golding, a soup kitchen volunteer. The film also stars Michelle Yeoh […]

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SBS & Screen Australia launch new initiative for under-represented writers

SBS & Screen Australia launch new initiative for under-represented writers

SBS and Screen Australia have joined forces on a new project that aims to develop new short-form content for streaming service SBS On Demand. Digital Originals has been establishes to provide opportunities and support for writers from diverse backgrounds currently under-represented in the industry. The program will be open to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander […]

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‘Rocko’s Modern Life’ movie will have transgender storyline

‘Rocko’s Modern Life’ movie will have transgender storyline

Much loved 90’s cartoon Rocko’s Modern Life is returning for a new Netflix film and the creator has just revealed it will have a prominent transgender storyline. When we last left Rocko and his gang they were lying through deep space in their house, now they’re coming back into orbit and making a return to the earth. […]

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‘RuPaul’s Drag Race UK’ will screen on Stan in Australia

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race UK’ will screen on Stan in Australia

RuPaul’s Drag Race UK is going to air in October and Australian audiences will get to watch it on streaming platform Stan. The new UK version of the show will feature RuPaul and regular sidekick Michelle Visage, while Graham Norton and Alan Carr will also rotate as judges alongside a host of special guests including Geri […]

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Review | Explore Rottnest Island, the Kingdom of the Quokka

Review | Explore Rottnest Island, the Kingdom of the Quokka

Rottnest Island Kingdom of the Quokka | The Backlot | Aug 10 – 31 | ★ ★ ★ ★  The mysterious quokka, dubbed the happiest animal on earth, is the biggest star of this unique wildlife film. More than a selfie celebrity, the famous marsupial is incredibly tough, with this film revealing the adaptations it has made […]

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GRAI hosting info session and ‘Before Stonewall’ screening this month

GRAI hosting info session and ‘Before Stonewall’ screening this month

GLBTI Rights In Ageing (GRAI) are hosting an information session and screening of Before Stonewall at the State Library of WA later this month. The info session will begin with a talk on ‘Navigating Aged Care – Connecting with services and support’ from Justine Martyr, followed by refreshments and a film screening. The Australian premiere of […]

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