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 [….]

SCREEN: Mel & Sue to star in brand new sitcom, Hitmen

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GBBO’s comedy duo are back and they’re killing it (literally…) BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGE TWITTER/BRITISH COMEDY GUIDE Hold onto to your hats people, GBBO’s sweet, comedy queens Mel & Sue are coming back to our screens in the new year. The pair are set to star as “killers for hire” in a brand new, British [….]

CELEB: Adele Roberts to star in I’m A Celebrity

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“Red fleeces at the ready! She’s going in!” 🍃 BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGE TWITTER/I’M A CELEB BBC Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts will be part of the line-up of I’m A Celebrity 2019. She tweeted on Tuesday 12 November: “Red fleeces at the ready!!!!! She’s going in! Thank you for all the lovely messages, I’m [….]

MUST WATCH: The new Renault Clio ad is a powerful lez/bi love story

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Grab your tissues, this is not your average advert… BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA RENAULT UK The new Renault Clio advert is a beautiful lesbian love story and it is certainly tugging on people’s heartstrings.  This campaign has been launched by Renault for their All-New Clio model, as a celebration of their 30 year anniversary.  [….]

How to reclaim queerbaiting: A guide to professional shipping

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“By shipping your favourite couple you take part in the resistance – you’re subverting heteronormativity” BY FELICITAS SOPHIE VAN LAAK. IMAGE NETFLIX. Lesbihonest, we have all watched that TV show that had us losing sleep over two characters who simply should be together, albeit the writers do not think so. Luckily, there is fanfiction.  Also [….]

Deep Water: DIVA meets Faye Marsay

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ITV drops its gripping, women-led drama – and you’re bound to be hooked BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGE ITV PICTURES. Looking for something utterly binge-worthy to watch? Let us point you in the direction of ITV’s new, northern-set drama, Deep Water. Centred on the increasingly intertwining lives of three women – including mother-of-three, Lisa, played by Anna Friel [….]

Lez/bi Queer Eye: who would be the female fab five?

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Listen up, Netflix! This is the Queer Eye we deserve  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS We all know Queer Eye is essential viewing at this point, but we couldn’t help fantasising about how the line-up would look if we were granted our wish of a female version of the fab five.  Buckle up because we’ve got some [….]