REVIEW: Season Of Love

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“It’s rare that a film becomes an instant cult classic, but Season Of Love is an exception to that rule” BY JACQUIE LAWRENCE. IMAGES TELLO FILMS. Without giving any spoilers away, let me tell you… there was an instant feeling that the UK premiere of Tello Film‘s Season Of Love was going to be special [….]

Well, Christmas just came early…

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All-female mechanics Spanners With Manners team up with Sadie Frost to create charity calendar (and we’re here for it) BY DIVA STAFF/DEBBI CLARK. PHOTOGRAPHY DEBBI CLARK Looking for some Christmas gift inspo? Well, look no further. This gift is both, um… aesthetically-pleasing and working for the greater good by raising money to allow a crucial [….]

Jennifer Beals is back and Bette-r than ever

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To celebrate the long-awaited return of The L Word, we’re talking, laughing, loving and breathing with the inimitable Ms Porter WORDS ROXY BOURDILLON, IMAGE GIULIANO BEKOR Hold the front page because Bette is back, bitches! To celebrate the long-awaited return of The L Word, we’re talking, laughing, loving, breathing with the one and only Jennifer [….]

Everybody needs good Gaybours

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Talking lez/bi representation in Erinsborough with the cast of Neighbours BY KATIE MARGARET HALL Ever since Anna Friel’s character, Beth, kissed Margaret on legendary British soap Brookside in 1994, we have looked to television serial dramas to provide the rarest of the rare: positive representation and visibility of LGBTQI characters in a mainstream setting. Something [….]

Oh my god, Jennifer Beals is on the cover of DIVA!

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Looks like Christmas has come early for all you L Word fans… Hold the front page because Bette is back, bitches! To celebrate the long-awaited return of The L Word, we’re talking, laughing, loving, breathing with the one and only Jennifer Beals.  In an exclusive interview with DIVA’s Roxy Bourdillon, she opens up about lesbian [….]

Books: Exploring lesbian love in With Some Wild Woman

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DIVA looks ahead to the launch of author Jill Gardiner’s new collection of poetry  Great news, book lovers! Jill Gardiner will be launching her new book With Some Wild Woman – Poems 1989-2019, with a reading on 28 November at Gay’s The Word.  With Some Wild Woman is a poetic journey through one woman’s life [….]

Trans In The City: Let’s educate, demonstrate and celebrate trans lives

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“The misrepresentation must end. The media bullying, the stereotyping, the deaths must end. And they will” BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS. IMAGE TRANS IN THE CITY. On Trans Day Of Remembrance 2019, DIVA went along to Trans In The City, a very special event in London with the aim of reminding us why it’s so important to [….]