TV: What You Need to Know This Morning

  HIGHLIGHTS OF THE NIGHT: “Dancing with the Stars” Fabulous. That’s our one-word review of Monday night’s season premiere of “Dancing with the Stars.” Seriously, despite diminished expectations, we reveled in the hot mess nerves and makeovers of dancing newbies Mischa Barton, Paige VanZant, Jodie Sweetin, Geraldo Rivera and others on opening night.  No one […]

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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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The Blend: Kevin Keller Coming To TV, Fortune Feimster To ABC and Alan Cumming Talks BFF Monica Lewinsky

“Riverdale”: Leave it to out producer Greg Berlanti to veer into another arena of comics than where he helped create the current series “Arrow” and “The Flash.” Berlanti is now going to bring a live action version of the iconic Archie comic books to the small screen and, yes, gay character Kevin Keller will be a big part […]

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The Blend: Laverne Cox to ‘Faking It,’ Andy Mientus As ‘Flash’s’ Gay Villain And Billy Eichner Slams Burger King

Laverne Cox on “Faking It:” The trans actress/activist is everywhere these days but she’s clearly putting her energies and efforts in the right place. First up, Cox is guesting on tonight’s episode of the MTV hit and, well, she’s fabulous as a high school drama teacher who auditions our group for the single spot available. […]

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The Blend: Billy Eichner On Joan, Dan Bucatinksy Honored, Cheyenne Marries Jason and Babs On Fallon!

Fall TV LGBT Characters (New): In case you missed it, I posted a listing of the LGBT characters we’ll be seeing this fall in such new offerings as “The Flash,” “Red Band Society“ and more. Check it out here and keep checking back as I’ll have a similar list soon for all the returning shows. […]

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