ERIN KELLY ON BRUNCH WITH BRIDGET
On Brunch with Bridget this weekend, Bridget’s in bed with Loving Annabelle star Erin Kelly. Kelly dishes on playing the “bad girl,” being a director’s muse, and her stint in a Scandinavian fiddle group.
Bridget quizzes Kelly, who graduated high school at the age of 16, on being a smarty pants, and her expertise on nautical lingo.
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There’s a lesbian contestant (Lisa) on the UK’s Big Brother 10.
Today’s the day to vote for Dee Rees‘s Pariah in the Netflix "Find Your Voice" contest. If the film wins, Rees will receive a $150,000 cash grant, production resources, and the film will be distributed on Netflix.
Out lesbian comic Rhona Cameron is taking part in the UK version of Wife Swap this Sunday on channel 4. (Thanks to AE reader Emma for the tip!)
In honor of Gay Pride month, the Sundance Channel is launching the Gay Pride channel on its Digital Shorts website.
Queer spoken word artist Andrea Gibson asks why art isn’t worth funding on Yellowbird.
In their amusing video "Sex with Ducks," Garfunkel and Oates make fun of equating gay marriage with bestiality (don’t worry, no ducks were harmed in the making of the video).
Nick Cannon, Kanye West and David Blaine having signed on to participate in Ellen DeGeneres‘s next variety special for TBS, taping in Chicago on June 17.
The next episode (Episode 9) of web series Anyone But Me will be posted on June 16, and the season finale (Episode 10) will be posted on June 23 on AfterEllen.com.
We made a few changes to AfterEllen.com this week — look for more over the coming weeks. Up next: paginated, chronological archives linked to from the bottom of The Latest column, and play-button icons on content that’s primarily designed to "watch" vs. "read" (to make it easier for you to differentiate video-focused blog posts and articles).
That’s it for this week! Got the inside scoop on a hot new lesbian/bi actor/musician/TV show/film? Tell us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Check back next Friday for another edition of Best. Lesbian. Week. Ever.