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James Corden signs up to host this year’s Tony Awards

James Corden signs up to host this year’s Tony Awards

  Foxtel Arts channel will broadcast Broadway’s ultimate night of nights the 73rd Annual Tony Awards streamed live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Monday June 10 from 8am AWST and encored at 5.30pm AWST that evening. Marking 73 years of excellence on Broadway, The Tony Awards honour theatre professionals for […]

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Review | ‘Acute Misfortune’ is an artist biopic with a difference

Review | ‘Acute Misfortune’ is an artist biopic with a difference

Acute Misfortune | Luna Leederville | ★ ★ ★ ★ ½  Acute Misfortune is a biopic with a difference. The subject is Australian artist Adam Cullen who won the top portraiture Archibald Prize for a portrait of David Wenham. Dying at the age of 46, the uncompromising film is based on the last four years of […]

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‘Friends’ co-creator Marta Kauffman regrets transphobic jokes

‘Friends’ co-creator Marta Kauffman regrets transphobic jokes

Marta Kauffman, the co-creator of TV sitcom Friends, says she deeply regrets the show’s many transphobic jokes. The show was one of the most popular programs of the 1990’s running for 10 seasons, but they frequently made jokes that are homophobic and transphobic. In the show’s 2001 episode, The One With Chandler’s Dad, it is revealed that the […]

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Director Greg Berlanti says he’s been blocked from casting gay actors

Director Greg Berlanti says he’s been blocked from casting gay actors

Director Greg Berlanti, who won hearts with his 2018 gay rom-com Love, Simon, has revealed he was stopped from casting gay actors earlier in his career. Speaking with Hollywood Reporter, Berlanti was asked to give his “most egregious example of unconscious bias” in an article entitled 50 Agents of Change Empowering Diverse Voices in Hollywood. “Early on in […]

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A rebellion rises in The Handmaid’s Tale Season 3 trailer

A rebellion rises in The Handmaid’s Tale Season 3 trailer

Hulu have released the first trailer for the upcoming third season of the gripping dystopian drama A Handmaid’s Tale. Elisabeth Moss returns as June, appearing to gain some ground against the oppressive misogynist regime of Gilead, and gathering steam in a bid to rise up against the men in charge. Alexis Bledel also makes a brief […]

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WATCH: Queer Eye’s fab five make over a dog in need of a new home

WATCH: Queer Eye’s fab five make over a dog in need of a new home

The team from Netflix’s Queer Eye reboot have released a special mini-episode, taking on one of their most adorable clients to date. In honour of National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day in the US, the quintet give Corgi X Beagle pup Lacey a day of pampering ahead of meeting her potential new owners. Lacey gets the […]

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Australia’s Eurovision jury and spokespeople announced

Australia’s Eurovision jury and spokespeople announced

The 64th Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel is just over two weeks away – and SBS have announced the Jury and Spokespeople who will play a crucial role in the competition’s voting procedure. Viewers in all 41 participating countries, including Australia, are invited to vote for their favourite songs in the Eurovision Semi […]

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Review | Love meets disaster in ‘Tremors’ at the Spanish Film Festival

Review | Love meets disaster in ‘Tremors’ at the Spanish Film Festival

Tremors | Cinema Paradiso | May 3 & 12 | ★ ★ ★ ★ ½  Tremors is a very dark film. It opens with 40-something Pablo (Juan Pablo Olyslager) arriving home in the rain after work in Guatemala City. Obviously wealthy, he is met by the maid who tells him that his young son and daughter have […]

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Take a look at ‘Gentleman Jack’ the TV series about Anne Lister

Take a look at ‘Gentleman Jack’ the TV series about Anne Lister

The trailer for the upcoming series Gentleman Jack starring Suranne Jones and Sophie Rundle gives a preview of what we can expect from the drama based around the woman described as the ‘first modern lesbian’. Rundle is best knowing for playing Ada Shelby in the popular series Peaky Blinders and Alice Sharrow in Jamestown. She previously appeared in The Bodyguard, Shetland, Happy […]

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‘The Good Fight’ returns to SBS for its third season

‘The Good Fight’ returns to SBS for its third season

The Good Fight, the spin-off from the long running series The Good Wife returned to SBS this week for its third season. If you missed the first episode it’s now available on SBS On-Demand. The series opening focussed on a #meetoo story, and saw the return of Christine Baranski’s lawyer Diane Lockhart, and the staff of law […]

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