Redmayne. Tomlin. Tambor. Film and TV Bring The LGBT in Golden Globes 2016

One thing you can trust every year is that just as the holidays are wrapping up, awards season kicks into high gear. That’s no different here in 2016 as the “Golden Globes” are presented this Sunday in Los Angeles with host Ricky Gervais. Unlike the Oscars, the Golden Globes is one big party and the chance […]

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2015 Emmy Watch: The LGBT-ness Of The Nominees

The Emmy nominations came out last week and it was impossible to get very far in the list of nominees without finding representatives of the LGBT community both in fictional representation and the bona fide real thing. Seeing LGBT performers and shows that you might call LGBT-centric is not a new thing since awareness and […]

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Are We Having a Lesbian Moment on Television? Top Critics Weigh In!

Last month, at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour, where the networks bi-annually bring stars and producers from their new and returning shows, Ellen DeGeneres was asked whether she saw a groundbreaking aspect to the new NBC sitcom, “One Big Happy.” DeGeneres is the executive producer of the new series, along with out writer/creator […]

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SAG And Golden Globes 2015: The LGBT-Ness Of Both Award Nominations

Coming up right after the holiday season is what those in ‘the biz’ like to call ‘Awards Season.’ Practically the minute the New Years ball drops, we launch in the People’s Choice Awards (January 7th, CBS) and the Writers Guild Awards (February 14th) are notable award shows but two of the biggest are the Golden Globes […]

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K. Michelle (Photo: VH1)

Weekly Watchlist: ‘RHOA’ Returns for a 7th Season, K. Michelle’s Show Debuts

Plus, “Survivor’s Remorse” airs its season 1 finale, Derek J and Miss Lawrence’s hilarious recap of “RHOA” season 6 and other hit TV shows worth checking out this week. There’s also what’s hot (Lupita Nyong’o latest “Glamour” cover) and not (the HIV-positive woman who allegedly threatened to infect a Walmart worker).

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The Johnsons channeling the 1970s on an upcoming "black-ish" episode. (Photo: Greg Gayne / ABC)

My Weekly Watchlist: Lots of Halloween-Themed TV To Check Out

Plus, “Hollywood Divas,” “American Horror Story: Freak Show” and other hit TV shows worth checking out this week. There’s also what’s hot (Mo’Ne Davis at the World Series) and not (the Washington school shooting).

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What to Watch: Archie Panjabi’s Two-Timing on ‘The Good Wife’ and Kim Kardashian will Guest Star on ‘Two Broke Girls’

Perhaps the biggest news last week was that Archie Panjabi announced she’d be leaving “The Good Wife” at the end of this season. Panjabi won an Emmy in 2010 for her portrayal of fan favorite Kalinda Sharma, and audiences may also remember her from her work on “Bend It Like Beckham” and “A Mighty Heart.”

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The "How to Get Away with Murder" cast (Photo: ABC)

TV’s Best Bets: Waiting for a Reply to the Last 9 Words Asked on ABC’s ‘Murder’

Plus, “Survivor’s Remorse,” “Boardwalk Empire” and other hit shows worth checking out this week. There’s also what’s hot (Missy Elliot’s weight loss) and not (Shamil Tarpischev’s ignorant comments).

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