Out singer Sophie B. Hawkins is playing Janis Joplin in a new musical about her called Room 105: The Highs and Lows of Janice Joplin. Sophie’s partner Gigi Gaston wrote the production, which is playing in Los Angeles all October. Apparently Janis’ one-time girlfriend Peggy Caserta is coming to the show.
Lacey Turner told The Sun about how she wants her lesbian role in Switch to be believable.
OK, I’m ready for this show. Lez do it, October 15!
New York politician Christine Quinn and her wife’s home were featured in The New York Times. She also shares some personal tidbits like this one:
In my house it’s more like video games and reading, but I’ve learned to tune it out.
In case you were wondering if Niki Stevens was based on Lindsay Lohan, she was. Kate French told a fan on Twitter her L Word role was inspired by Angela Robinson‘s time working with Lilo on Herbie Fully Loaded.
This brings up many questions. Is Jenny Schecter supposed to be Samantha Ronson? Did Lindsay hook up with Angela on set?
You can hear Meshell Ndegeocello‘s new album Pour Une Âme Souveraine over at WNYC’s Soundcheck.
Frenchie Davis went on The Six Pack podcast to discuss her bisexuality and her new single.
Ashley Greene and Olivia Wilde talked about the response to their sexy Butter scene.
Check out this behind-the-scenes video of Tucky Williams and Abisha Uhl of Girl/Girl Scene. They are working very hard.
Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Talking Liberally with Stephanie Miller (Current 9 a.m.), *R&B Divas (Oxygen 10 a.m.), The Children’s Hour (MGM 11:30 a.m.), *The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS 1:30 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), The Times of Harvey Milk (Flix 3 p.m.), The Hours (Showtime 6 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), The Voice (NBC 8 p.m.), ,EM>Our Idiot Brother (Showtime2 8 p.m.), Upstairs Downstairs (PBS), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), *Iron Chef America (Cooking Channel 9 p.m.), Degrassi (TeenNick 9 p.m.), R&B Divas (TV One 10 p.m.) and *Bomb Girls (Reelz 1:30 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)
*Denotes a rerun.