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BBC commit to more LGBTI+ characters in new diversity reforms

BBC commit to more LGBTI+ characters in new diversity reforms

British national broadcaster BBC have revealed they will ensure more LGBTI+ characters are represented on their channel as part of new diversity reforms. The announcement comes after a recent internal survey of 300 LGBTI staff, which found that many employees considered the broadcaster to be promoting ‘heteronormative culture.’ The survey also revealed that 11% of […]

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MJ Rodriguez on the power of 80s ballroom drama Pose

A ground-breaking new series from serial creator Ryan Murphy is heading to Australian screens and it’s about to own everything, darling. Pose takes audiences back to the glamorous ballroom scene of 1980s New York, where queer people of colour were taking to the streets and clubs with voguing battles and opulent runway showdowns. The show […]

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American Horror Story drops first footage of the Apocalypse

American Horror Story drops first footage of the Apocalypse

It’s the end of the world. American Horror Story is still teasing at their upcoming season, this time releasing small glimpses at characters old and new in a short trailer. The eighth installation of the Ryan Murphy anthology will be set in the near future, featuring returning characters from fan favourite series’ Murder House and Coven. The […]

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‘Neighbours’ tease upcoming gay wedding episode

‘Neighbours’ tease upcoming gay wedding episode

Neighbours have released a short teaser for the long-running soap opera’s first gay wedding, set to air next month. Characters Aaron Brennan (Matt Wilson) and David Tanaka (Takaya Honda) will exchange vows after their engagement earlier this year. Honda says it’s an absolute privilege to be a part of the moment in Australian television history. […]

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Is Showtime’s reboot of ‘The L Word’ still going ahead?

Is Showtime’s reboot of ‘The L Word’ still going ahead?

Fans of the much loved lesbian-oriented series The L Word have been clamouring for more news about proposed new episodes of the show. In November last year, Showtime revealed that they had selected Marja-Lewis Ryan as the reboot’s new showrunner, along with original creator Ilene Chaiken as EP and original stars Leisha Hailey, Katherine Moennig and Jennifer […]

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On the Line: Wentworth’s Bernard Curry

On the Line: Wentworth’s Bernard Curry

In this month’s edition of OUTinPerth we chatted to Wentworth actor Bernard Curry. We got Bernard on the line during a break from filming the popular prison drama. The new season of Wentworth has just begun airing on Foxtel and Bernard tells us there’s a lot going on for his character – prison guard Jake Stewart. Take […]

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Take a look, ‘Queer Eye for the Straight Guy’ is back

Take a look, ‘Queer Eye for the Straight Guy’ is back

A new version of ground breaking TV series Queer Eye for the Straight Guy is coming to Netflix. The reboot of the show features five new guys ready to advise fashion conscience free straight guys on their wardrobe and life choices. Instead of Kyan, Ted, Jai, Carson and Thom, the show will feature Bobby, Karamo, […]

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Foxtel renews ‘A Place to Call Home’ for a sixth season

Foxtel renews ‘A Place to Call Home’ for a sixth season

Foxtel have announced that a sixth season of the much-loved Australian melodrama A Place to Call Home will begin filming in early 2018. The show which was created by Bevan Lee has become favourite with Australian audiences with its plotlines filled with mystery, intrigue, deception and a solid dose of repressed sexuality. Foxtel’s Executive Director of […]

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The L Word might be back

The L Word might be back

Popular television show The L Word might be making a return to our screens. Reports suggest a new series is in development. Co-creator of the series Ilene Chaiken is apparently back on board as an executive producer for the new edition of the series, and many of the original cast members are ready to make a […]

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Netflix to screen two hour Sense8 finale special next year

Netflix to screen two hour Sense8 finale special next year

Sense8 fans will have one last chance to say goodbye to the beloved program as Netflix announce a two-hour finale special due to air next year. Posting on social media, co-creator Lana Wachowski attributed the special to the vocal support of fans who were let down by the program’s cancellation earlier this year. “The passionate […]

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