SCREEN: Feeling good with Mae Martin

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Roxy Bourdillon visits the set of Mae Martin’s hilarious and heartfelt new sitcom BY ROXY BOURDILLON I’m at a narcotics anonymous meeting surrounded by famous people. In the centre of the innocuous community hall, wooden chairs are arranged in a group therapy circle. Sitting on those seats are stars of shows like Call The Midwife, [….]

NEWS: Hundreds of viewers complain to the BBC regarding a same-sex kiss shown on The Next Step

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Cleo and Jules shared a kiss on Canadian teen drama The Next Step on CBBC, leading to hundreds of complaints  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA YOUTUBE In what came as a monumental move forward for the CBBC last month, a teenage drama The Next Step showed the first kiss between two teenage girls falling in [….]

SCREEN: 10 iconic queer characters of colour

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Grace Almond shares her favourite queer characters of colour in TV and film BY GRACE ALMOND I’m definitely the sort of person who will watch, read or listen to anything remotely queer. And queer characters of colour have been a source of inspiration to so many of us in the margins of our community. Writing [….]

SCREEN: Trashy queer TV

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Why Roxy Bourdillon wants lez/bi cast members on her favourite reality TV shows BY ROXY BOURDILLON Imagine a Love Island for ladies only. A Wonder Woman’s Island, if you will. Sue Perkins would host. She’d slow-mo sashay her way into the villa in a no-nonsense power suit defying the sweltering Mediterranean sun, then make hilarious [….]

SCREEN: Five of the best on screen lez/bi doctors

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Our favourite medical ladies BY EMMA SMART Kerry Weaver, ER (Laura Innes) The no nonsense Chief of Staff at Chicago County General battled with her own internalised homophobia, before finding love with firefighter Sandy Lopez made her champion the rights of LGBT patients and staff alike.  Callie Torres, Grey’s Anatomy (Sara Ramirez) Callie’s bisexual storyline [….]

SCREEN: Five of the best lesbian and bisexual best friends

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Who wouldn’t want these babes as a BFF? BY DIVA STAFF, IMAGE VIA NETFLIX Lena Waithe in Master Of None Everyone needs a level headed lesbian best friend like Denise. Quick with the quips and witty remarks but also wise with soulful advice for main guy Dev, Denise is definitely our choice for BFF. Sandra [….]