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Trans youth activist Georgie Stone joins the cast of ‘Neighbours’

Trans youth activist Georgie Stone joins the cast of ‘Neighbours’

Transgender youth activist Georgie Stone is taking on an acting role and joining the cast of Neighbours.  Stone will play the first transgender character on the long running soap opera. In the past both Neighbours and Home and Away have been criticised for their severe lack of LGBTIQ+ representation. The 18 year old pitched the idea of […]

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Katherine Helmond from ‘Who’s the Boss?’ dies aged 89

Katherine Helmond from ‘Who’s the Boss?’ dies aged 89

Actor Katherine Helmond who starred in the TV shows Who’s the Boss and Soap has died aged 89. The actor also had memorable roles in Terry Gilliam’s Brazil and a recurring role on the TV sitcom Everyone Loves Raymond.  Her talent agency APA confirmed the news saying she died on February 23 following complications from Alzheimer’s disease at her home in Los […]

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Watch the first 15 minutes of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 11

Watch the first 15 minutes of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 11

RuPaul’s Drag Race is keeping the episodes coming in 2019. With the finale of All Stars 4 and the surprise double crowning of Monet X Change and Trinity Taylor just behind us, we’re getting an all new season of the main series this week! Season 11 is set to be the drag reality competition’s biggest season yet, […]

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One last time for The Family Law: Trystan Go talks Season 3

One last time for The Family Law: Trystan Go talks Season 3

The final season of The Family Law comes to SBS this month and once again we get to see teenage Benjamin Law tackle the challenges of adolescent life including bullying, siblings, puberty, camping and discovering who you really are. OUTinPerth chatted to actor Trystan Go who plays the fictional version of Benjamin Law in the […]

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New US show from Josh Thomas has been picked up for a full series

New US show from Josh Thomas has been picked up for a full series

Comedian Josh Thomas recently filmed a pilot for a new US based TV series and the studio has picked it up for a full series. Disney owned network Freeform has ordered a 10 episode series of Everything Is Going To Be Okay, a new show created by Thomas. In the new show Thomas stars as Nicholas, a […]

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Cop your first look at Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s next season

Cop your first look at Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s next season

Brooklyn Nine-Nine are back! After being cancelled by Fox in May this year, everyone’s favourite TV cops have set up shop on NBC for their sixth season. Brooklyn Nine-Nine follows goofball cop Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) and his precinct as they go about their day-to-day duties – usually made more difficult by Peralta’s antics. The show […]

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Bi Your Side: Bisexual+ visibility on TV at an all time high

Bi Your Side: Bisexual+ visibility on TV at an all time high

It’s Pride month, and bisexual+ visibility might just be about to reach an all-time high, on British television at least. As we gear up to celebrate Pride, we also celebrate the launch of Courtney Act’s bi+ dating show The Bi Life, following on the heels of Desiree Akhavan’s new comedy series The Bisexual. The bisexual […]

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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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