Good morning! Did you watch the Emmys last night? I’ve got some fun behind-the-scenes photos for you from backstage and the after parties.
Sarah Paulson with friend and co-star Zachary Quinto
Sarah with friend Carla Gallo
Jane Lynch with the Deschanel sisters and Rob Reiner
Jane Lynch with Julie Bowen
Jane switched from heels to sneakers for the after-party
Clea DuVall and Natasha Lyonne
Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen
In conclusion, it looks like the HBO party was the place to be.
Speaking of Sarah Paulson, she talked with the Huffington Post about working with Ryan Murphy and what we can expect from American Horror Story: Coven.
The Huffington Post thinks Whoopi Goldberg should play Tracy Chapman and Melissa McCarthy could be Rosie O’Donnell in biopics about their respective lives. Somehow I don’t see this biopics being made in the near future, but sure.
The 1959 French noir film Two Men in Manhattan is available on Blu-Ray this week and has a lesbian character, the diplomat’s secretary.
What do bisexuals think about what lesbians think about bisexuals? Three women attempt to answer that. (Next week: What lesbians think about what bisexuals think about what lesbians think about bisexuals.)
An Aussie site has a piece on how far queer TV has come since Ellen came out. Can you believe it’s been 16 years?
Out magazine has a list of Tastemakers for 2013 and three gay women have made it on. They are jewelry designer Courtney Crangi (Jenna Lyons‘ partner), and couple Jess Eddy and Crista Freeman, who are ice cream makers.
Kelly McGillis is going to play Amish in Love Finds You in Sugarcreek, Ohio. The TV movie is described as a “romantic mystery/suspense drama” and will play on the UP network. Kelly plays “Bertha, one of Troyer’s three kindly Amish aunts who run a picturesque farmhouse inn.”
Amber Tamblyn talked with The New York Post about telling her comic husband, David Cross she was auditioning for Two and a Half-Men and how writing poetry makes her care less about what people think. A quote:
“It’s stuff like that that makes you able to go into a room with people like Chuck Lorre and Jon Cryer and go, ‘What you guys do is really cool. And I’m gonna kill this right now. I don’t need to, but I’m going to. Either you get me or you don’t, and I don’t care either way.’”
Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Ellen marathon (FX 9 a.m.), *Real Housewives of New Jersey marathon (Bravo 9 a.m.), *Mad About You (FXX 10 a.m.), *Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.), *Ask Oprah’s All Stars marathon (OWN 1 p.m.), *Black Ink Crew marathon (VH1 1:20 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), A Family Is a Family Is a Family (HBO Signature 2:10 p.m.), *Real Housewives of New Jersey (Bravo 6:46 p.m., 11:30 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), *Catfish: The TV Show (MTV 7 p.m.), Last Tango in Halifax (PBS), Tabatha Coffey on 2013 Emmy Awards Fashion Wrap (TV Guide 8 p.m., 11 p.m.), *Nick Cannon Presents Wild ‘N Out marathon (MTV2 8 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), *Ray Donovan (Showtime 9 p.m., 11 p.m.), Black Ink Crew (VH1 9:30 p.m.), D.E.B.S. (Encore Action 10 p.m.), Heavenly Creatures (TMC 11 p.m.), Web Therapy (Showtime 12 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)