The TV Showrunners: Creating LGBT Characters, Telling LGBT Stories (Part One)

The year was 1977 and even without the Internet to spread the word on controversy I knew that there was something freaking people out about with this new sitcom called “Soap.” The show was supposedly racy, sexual and bawdy like no other show had been before and among its regular cast, it also had a […]

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The Blend: Lisa Ling Looks Back At Trans Subjects, Laverne Cox Returns To ‘Katie’ And Equality In ‘The Case Against 8’

“Our America With Lisa Ling:” In tonight’s episode, Ling revisits some of the transgender subjects she first talked to three years ago including Ty, who went down a dark path of excessive partying, and the family who are accepting their child being trans. As always, Ling shows as many sides of the subject as possible […]

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Showtime’s ‘Gigolos’ To Have Gay Surprise

“Gigolos,” Showtime’s racy series about male escorts, has a surprising twist planned for its season two finale. Actually, call it an alternative storyline. A source at the network confirmed to us that a gigolo who has both male and female clients will make an appearance during next week’s season two finale, airing Thursday, December 8th, […]

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Holiday Gift Guide: DVD Complete Collections

Big Love ‘Big Love: The Complete Collection’ brings together the series’ uniquely crafted story arc about modern day polygamists Bill Henrickson, his three wives (Barb, Nicki and Margene), and nine children as they struggle to overcome the myriad of challenges brought about by their beliefs, lifestyle and Bill’s entrepreneurial and political ambitions. The complete collection […]

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New On DVD This Week: Queer as Folk, Ben Hur, CSI, Gavin & Stacey

Queer As Folk Hailed by critics as witty, daring, and unapologetic, the four-time BAFTA-nominated drama and inspiration for Showtime’s popular remake, ‘Queer as Folk: The Complete U.K. Collection‘ is now available on DVD. Aidan Gillen (The Wire, Identity) stars as an unrepentant rake, wreaking havoc in Manchester’s gay scene in this groundbreaking series created and […]

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