The 65th Primetime Emmy nominations were announced this morning, with at least eight different out performers receiving nominations, as well as a number of LGBT-inclusive programs and films. Among this year's first-time nominees are Dan Bucatinsky, Zachary Quinto, HBO's Liberace biopic Behind the Candelabra, and the Chely Wright documentary Wish Me Away.
Orange Is the New Black, Netflix’s original series that debuted on July 11, is no prison TV show by way of Victoria’s Secret. Created by Jenji Kohan (the mind behind Weeds), the dramedy portrays with nuance its diverse cast of characters—prisoners, lesbians of color, poor people, and even WASPs. And, most shockingly, a transgender woman of color—played by a transgender woman of color.
This Sunday's episode of Lifetime's Drop Dead Diva, "Secret Lives," features a closeted baseball player arrested on suspicion of murder. Jane defends him in court as he struggles with the decision to come out. Catch Drop Dead Diva on Lifetime this Sunday, July 21 at 9:00 PM EST.
As CBS' "Under the Dome" continues to dominate the ratings, viewers are being drawn ever deeper into the mysteries of Chester's Mill and its beleaguered characters -- and there are few more beleaguered than Carolyn (Aisha Hinds) and Alice (Samantha Mathis), a married, interracial lesbian couple with a rebellious teenage daughter.
When it comes Pretty Little Liars, the questions are often outweigh the answers in regards to what A is up to and who is in danger on a weekly basis. But as we’ve been seeing tension build between BFFs Emily and Spencer, there are also lots of questions surrounding Emily’s family situation, her relationship with Paige and what our resident lesbian will do if she truly is done swimming due to her shoulder injury.
GLAAD learned yesterday of the passing of Glee star Cory Monteith. Through his work and advocacy, the actor continuously showed his support of the LGBT community, sending a strong message of acceptance to youth around the globe.