Book of Mormon's Andrew Rannells is starring in the new sitcom pilot The New Normal by Glee creator Ryan Murphy, and Michael Ausiello reports that Murphy has now found Rannels a husband:
The Glee boss has tapped Hangover actor Justin Bartha to play Rannells’ better half in The New Normal, his single-camera sitcom pilot about a blended family made up of a gay couple and the surrogate helping them have a baby of their own.
Georgia King has been cast as their surrogate, Goldie, and, as previously reported, Ellen Barkin co-stars as her glamorous grandma.
A first gay kiss is no longer much of a milestone on broadcast TV, but for Days of our Lives it represents the latest effort to remain relevant at a time when soaps are desperately losing their luster. On Thursday’s episode of the NBC serial, Will (Chandler Massey) will lock lips with a stranger named Neil (Jesse Kristofferson) at a party.
On last night's show, Rachel Maddow said, "Whatever Christie meant to say about civil rights, what he has decided to do today in New Jersey is to veto a civil rights bill passed by the legislature, and put it up for a majority vote instead. Rights be damned."
Fran Drescher, star of TV Land's Happily Divorced, will officiate marriages of three same-sex couples who win the Facebook contest "Fran Drescher's 'Love Is Love' Gay Marriage Contest" in New York City on March 6.
GLAAD's Corey Johnson appeared on MSNBC with Thomas Roberts and discussed anti-gay activists who are boycotting J.C. Penney because of the company's decision to stand behind its choice of Ellen DeGeneres as its spokesperson.