Morning Brew – Wed. June 5: Amy Schumer gets gay at the gym, Bex Taylor-Claus had to be more masculine for “The Killing”

Good morning!

Atomic Kitten singer Natasha Hamilton will be playing the role of Maureen in a UK tour of Rent. She said of the lesbian part:

I love Rent so I am made up to be playing the role of Maureen! She’s a great character… a little bit cheeky, flirtatious and injects some real comedy moments into the show.

Nicol Paone writes about loving her best friend and her boobs over at Hello Giggles.

A lesbian activist heckled Michelle Obama yesterday and I have second-hand embarrassment about it.

On last night’s Inside Amy Schumer, Amy played a lesbian fitness instructor. How do I sign up for this class?

I can never do a plank again without thinking of Anne Heche.

Frenchie Davis (The Voice) is not taking any mess from bullies.

Because June is pride month, both Comcast and Netflix are playing a ton of LGBT movies. Don’t go without!

Bex Taylor-Klaus of The Killing talked with AMC about playing Bullet. My favorite quote:

The first day, we were just starting to get into our characters and figure them out and I remember [director] Ed [Bianchi] saying, “Nope, nope, nope, more masculine. More dude!” And I have honestly never gotten that direction before from anyone. Usually it’s “Less dude, be more feminine.” So that was pretty entertaining.

Buzzfeed has a list of Signs You are Going Through a Lesbian Break-Up, in case you need to know. (If you think you are, you probably are.)

This week on Nicole Richie‘s Candidly Nicole web series, she decides she wants a power lesbian haircut.

If you want spoilers on what’s going to happen between Pam and Tara when True Blood returns, check out TV Guide.

Shay Mitchell has some intel on PLL‘s new season, too!

Bitch has released a new music video for her song “Ibuprofen.” In Snoop Lion fashion, she’s changed her name to BEACH.

Cat Cora was adorable on last night’s Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.

Tiphany Adams and fellow Push Girls star Mia Schaikewitz talked about creeps with wheel chair festishes on Joy Behar: Say Anything.

Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Talking Liberally with Stephanie Miller (Current 9 a.m.), Cat Cora on Home & Family (Hallmark 10 a.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *The Killing (AMC 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), *Grey’s Anatomy (Lifetime 2 p.m.), What’s Cooking? (Starz Comedy 2:30 p.m.), *The Fosters (ABC Family 3 p.m.), *Roseanne (We 3:30 p.m.), *Iron Chef America (Cooking Channel 4 p.m.), *Notorious (Bio 5 p.m.), *The Real Housewives of New Jersey (Bravo 6:48 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), *Family Tree (HBO2 9 p.m.), *Modern Family (ABC 9 p.m.), R&B Divas (TV One 10 p.m.), *Chicago Fire (NBC 10 p.m.) (Thanks Roni!)

*Denotes a rerun

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