Gina Yashere: “The day I completely opened up and went, ‘This is who I am,’ I got twice as good as a comedian”

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The stand-up comic talks coming out, racism and falling in love IMAGE BY STEVE PEIRCE In the brand new August edition of DIVA, our cover star Gina Yashere talks candidly about what it’s really like being a Black, gay woman in showbiz. In true Gina style, she’s frank, funny and awesome. Here’s a sneak preview [….]

DIVA EXCLUSIVE: Fear Street’s Kiana Madeira is our brand new cover star

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PLUS Feel Good, The Bold Type and cottagecore BY DIVA STAFF, COVER IMAGE BY ANDREW ECCLES The terrifyingly talented Kiana Madeira is rocking the cover of our brand new Pride issue. In an exclusive interview with DIVA’s Roxy Bourdillon, the star of Netflix trilogy Fear Street talks representation in horror and queer love onscreen. You [….]

Mae Martin: “I hope in the future there will be a less gendered world”

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The stars of Feel Good talk representation and authenticity INTERVIEW BY ROXY BOURDILLON, IMAGE BY NETFLIX In the brand new issue of DIVA we have a heart-to-heart (OK, a Zoom-to-Zoom) with stars of Netflix comedy Feel Good, Mae Martin and Charlotte Ritchie. Here’s a taster of what they had to say. Mae on being non-binary [….]

Kiana Madeira: “I have never seen a horror film that had a queer love story”

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The star of Netflix’s Fear Street on LGBTQI representation in genre INTERVIEW BY ROXY BOURDILLON, IMAGE BY ANDREW ECCLES In the July issue of DIVA, Fear Street’s Kiana Madeira opens up about playing the queer lead in Netflix’s scarily brilliant Fear Street trilogy. Here’s a sneak preview. Kiana on… Representation in Fear Street “They’re groundbreaking [….]

Dodie: “I love my bi-ness, but I think I need to love it by myself for a while”

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The singer-songwriter on bisexuality, mental health and finally feeling valid as an artist INTERVIEW BY CARRIE LYELL, IMAGE BY PARRI THOMAS Dodie Clark has a brand new album out and it’s totally brilliant. To celebrate the release of Build A Problem, DIVA editor-in-chief Carrie Lyell had a heart-to-heart with the phenomenally talented singer-songwriter. You can [….]

NEW ISSUE ALERT: Dodie + DIVA = the perfect match

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Featuring Bad Girls, Line Of Duty and lots of cats BY DIVA STAFF, COVER IMAGE BY PARRI THOMAS How amazing does Dodie look on the cover of our June issue?! In an exclusive interview with DIVA editor-in-chief Carrie Lyell, the super talented singer-songwriter opens up about bisexuality, mental health and why she finally feels valid [….]

Sandi Toksvig: “We have to all be activists”

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Our “National Trevor” opens up about the past, present and future of lesbian visibility INTERVIEW BY CARRIE LYELL, IMAGE BY KATE HOLDERNESS In the latest edition of DIVA, editor-in-chief Carrie Lyell speaks exclusively to broadcasting legend, Sandi Toksvig. Enjoy this cheeky sneak preview and then check out the whole shebang in our extra special May [….]