Afternoon Delight: Natasha Lyonne gets her own show, Jenny Shimizu’s new ride


Good afternoon and happy hump day!

Happy birthday to Alyssa Milano, Jennifer Beals, Maria Sokoloff and Kristy Swanson!

Jennifer Beals in Washington D.C.

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On Monday, a visibly shaken Ellen DeGeneres dedicated her talk show’s episode to the victims and families of the Newtown, CT shooting. (Please send good vibes to all those suffering.)

Natasha Lyonne is heading to the small screen. The But I’m a Cheerleader actress has signed on for a Fox single-camera sitcom about a “fresh-out-of-rehab woman who moves in with her conservative brother.”

True Blood‘s Rutina Wesley will join forces with Patricia Clarkson and Judith Light for the comedy Last Weekend.

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I’m so excited to see Pedro Almodóvar‘s new film I’m So Excited. The film stars Antonio Banderas, Penélope Cruz, Paz Vega and the most amazing flight attendants in the history of the world!

Do you prefer Jessie J with or without eye make up?

Sick of Sarah needs your votes to become Minneapolis’s Must See Local Band.

The Big Gay Sketch Show‘s Julie Goldman and Jonny McGovern are joining forces for one gay-ass comedy showon January 19, 2013 at The Renberg Theater in Hollywood, CA.

Lesbian comedian Jessica Kirson has created another hilarious video entitled When Parents Worry.

Lindsay Lohan, Naya Rivera and Taylor Swift were named in EW‘s Sexy Santas list.

On Sunday, December 23 at 7 p.m. the Indigo GirlsAmy Ray, Lindsay Fuller and The ButchiesKaia Wilson will be rocking out at Mississippi Studios in Portland, OR.

Tweet of the Day!

Out model Jenny Shimizu returned to Los Angeles and showed off her bad-ass ride to her Twitter followers.