Happy International Transgender Visibility Day! While I’m regularly writing about groundbreaking and important transgender themed movies and television series, today is a day where everyone should take special note of all transgender people and make sure they are seen. Here are five titles of film and TV shows that have gone out of their way […]
Still not sure what the fuss is all about with the dramedy series, “Transparent?” Part comedy, part drama, it’s easy to reduce the show to one topic but don’t be fooled. While our entry into the world of the Pfefferman family is how Mort (Emmy and Golden Globe winner Jeffrey Tambor) introduces his true self, Maura, […]
“Transparent” is here. You’d be living under a rock if you didn’t know about the Amazon series “Transparent,” which focuses on the journey of what happens when Morton (Jeffrey Tambor) begins to transition to become Maura. It’s not only her journey, however, but that of her family. The first season of the show that took […]
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 […]
We take a look at entertainment news that brewing now and around the corner.
After roles in films including “27 Dresses,” ”Couples Retreat” and “Wanderlust,” Malin Akerman is bringing her comedic chops to network TV with the sitcom “Trophy Wife.”
“Trophy Wife” is one of this season’s most promising new comedies. It’s got a great cast, witty dialogue, and an uplifting message about the strength of blended families. Malin Ackerman plays Kate, a free-spirited woman woman who falls in love with an older, more stable man named Pete (Bradley Whitford of “The West Wing”). When […]
ABC’s new comedy, “Trophy Wife,” was inspired by the real-life history of one of the show’s female co-creators.
The “West Wing” is back in action! Or, at least the cast is. Six years after going off the air, Martin Sheen, Allison Janney, Bradley Whitford and other key cast members of the vaulted series reunited for a public service announcement to discuss the upcoming election. The PSA was created to discuss non-partisan ballots, with […]
Fox’s buddy cop drama “The Good Guys“–starring Bradley Whitford and Colin Hanks–has been canceled. Fox Television Studios confirmed these “Guys” won’t be back for a second season. The series debuted midseason on Fox and the 20 episodes that aired averaged 3.42 million viewers on Friday nights. The final episode aired December 10th. While poor ratings […]