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Russell T Davies is rebooting ‘Queer as Folk’ for a new generation

Russell T Davies is rebooting ‘Queer as Folk’ for a new generation

Russell T Davies, the creator of Queer as Folk has shared that he’s rebooting his iconic TV series for US network Bravo. The new version of the show will feature new characters and settings. Davies original British series ran eight episodes in 1999, a follow up series delivered two more episodes. Among the stars of the original […]

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British shows ‘Cucumber’ and ‘Banana’ to be remade in the USA

British shows ‘Cucumber’ and ‘Banana’ to be remade in the USA

Twin British TV shows Cucumber and Banana will be remade for American audiences with Scandal creator Shonda Rhimes adapting the program. Rhimes is teaming up with writer Allan Heinberg, who penned the Wonder Woman movie and the the show’s original creator Russell T Davies to make a new show inspired by the UK hit. The new program will be […]

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‘Queer as Folk’ star says he’s up for a reunion

‘Queer as Folk’ star says he’s up for a reunion

Charlie Hunnam says he’d be game for a Queer as Folk reunion. Hunnam got his big acting break when he played 15 year old Nathan Moloney in the original British series. Since then he’s gone on to star in Sons of Anarchy, Cold Mountain, and Pacific Rim.  The actor said he’d be interested in revisiting the lives of […]

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Hugh Grant eager to star in BBC gay scandal drama

Hugh Grant eager to star in BBC gay scandal drama

Actor Hugh Grant is reportedly eager to land a role in a new series from Queer as Folk creator Russel T Davies. Davies, who created the iconic British TV series, as well as other queer show’s including Cucumber and Banana, was also the creative force behind Doctor Who for many years. Now he’s working on a new series that focuses on […]

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OUTinPerth’s most read stories of 2015

OUTinPerth’s most read stories of 2015

As 2015 comes to an end, we here at OUTinPerth are taking stock of all that has passed these last few months. Here, we break down our top 20 most read stories from this past year as we sail towards 2016.   20. Isabelle Lake inducted to WA Women’s Hall of Fame Isabelle Lake was posthumously […]

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Will ‘Wizards Vs Aliens’ Get a Gay Character?

Will ‘Wizards Vs Aliens’ Get a Gay Character?

UK children’s TV show ‘Wizards Vs Aliens’ is tipped to have one of it’s main characters come out. The BBC series is currently screening the seconds series of the show which is written by Russell T Davies. Davies is no stranger to creating gay characters having penned the original English version of ‘Queer as Folk’ […]

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