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Tracee Ellis Ross to star in first in series of ‘Daria’ spin-offs

Tracee Ellis Ross to star in first in series of ‘Daria’ spin-offs

MTV Studios have announced that the first in a series of spin-offs planned for the 2000s cult animation hit Daria is coming soon. Jodie will star, and be executive produced by Tracee Ellis Ross, and follow the story of Daria’s friend Jodie as she “comes into her own and enters the workplace in her first post-college […]

Kids cartoon ‘My Little Pony’ includes same sex couple

Kids cartoon ‘My Little Pony’ includes same sex couple

An upcoming episode of kids cartoon My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic includes for the first time a same-sex couple. The animated series has been running for nine years, and creators have announced this season will be the show’s last. But before they go out their making sure they include some diversity among the show’s characters. The episode […]

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Geena Davis joins cast of ‘GLOW’ for Season 3

Geena Davis joins cast of ‘GLOW’ for Season 3

Screen icon Geena Davis will bring some serious star power to the upcoming third season of Netflix’s cult favourite GLOW. Davis will join the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling as Sandy Devereaux St. Clair, a director and former showgirl at Las Vegas’ Fan-Tan Hotel and Casino. Netflix have yet to reveal much about St. Clair and the […]

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Armistead Maupin says gay actors should play gay roles

Armistead Maupin says gay actors should play gay roles

Author Armistead Maupin has shared his delight that the new series of Tales of the City has a gay actor playing the character of Michael ‘Mouse’ Tolliver. Several different actors have played the character of the four series of the show, but in the new series Australian actor Murray Bartlett takes over the part, the first time […]

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Will ‘Married at First Sight’ feature a transgender participant in 2020?

Will ‘Married at First Sight’ feature a transgender participant in 2020?

TV industry podcast TV Blackbox have shared their thoughts on reports that Channel Nine’s Married at First Sight might feature a transgender participant next year. On their latest episode the TV Blackbox team discuss a story in the Daily Mail that revealed potential grooms on the show were being asked during the audition process how […]

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Documentary filmmaker Louis Theroux will return to Australia in 2020

Documentary filmmaker Louis Theroux will return to Australia in 2020

After a sell-out tour in 2016, BBC film-maker, immersive journalist and social commentator Louis Theroux will visit Australia and New Zealand in January 2020 with a brand-new show: Louis Theroux Without Limits. The tour will begin on Friday 10th January in Auckland before heading to Perth on Saturday 12th January for a show at the […]

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Jack Vidgen makes stunning comeback on ‘The Voice’

Jack Vidgen makes stunning comeback on ‘The Voice’

Singing sensation Jack Vidgen made a stunning return to performing last night when he took to the stage on the TV show The Voice – Australia. Vidgen captured the nation’s attention when he won Australia’s Got Talent back in 2011 and went on to record to an album when he was just 14 years old. But […]

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Boy George is the next queer star to get the biopic treatment

Boy George is the next queer star to get the biopic treatment

Following on the smashing success of Bohemian Rhapsody and now Rocketman, Boy George is set to be the next to shine in the spotlight of the biopic craze. MGM Studios have announced a new film about the life of Boy George and the Culture Club heyday will be directed by Sacha Gervasi and produced by Kevin King […]

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Revelation Film Festival reveal a jam-packed 2019 program

Revelation Film Festival reveal a jam-packed 2019 program

Revelation Perth International Film Festival launched their 2019 program last night, promising a line-up full of surprises. Opening the evening with a beautiful performance from the Gay and Lesbians Singers of WA, Revelation continue their commitment to sharing diverse stories on screen. This year’s program features over 144 films, 18 world and international premieres and […]

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RuPaul sitcom ‘AJ and the Queen’ to premiere in January

RuPaul sitcom ‘AJ and the Queen’ to premiere in January

A new sitcom starring RuPaul has been in the works for some time, and now fans can known when to expect its debut on Netflix. AJ and the Queen stars Ru as a “down-on-her-luck drag queen traveling across America in a van with a tough-talking 11-year-old stowaway”, and is set to hit our screens in […]

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