Television

Mar19

Epic television drama When We Rise charts the fight for LGBTI equality.

POSTED ON // Sunday, 19 March 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Epic television drama When We Rise charts the fight for LGBTI equality.

Cleve Jones account of the rise of the gay civil rights movement in the US makes for a compelling drama in this new docudrama created by Dustin Lance Black and starring Aussie actors Rachel Griffiths and Guy Pearce.

Feb02

Do you have what it takes to be MTV’s new VGay?

POSTED ON // Thursday, 02 February 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Do you have what it takes to be MTV’s new VGay?

MTV is getting into the Mardi Gras spirit by presenting a weeklong celebration of all things LGBTI as they rebrand MTV Dance to MTV Pride.

Jan23

They're back! Will & Grace to return in 2017

POSTED ON // Monday, 23 January 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

They're back! Will & Grace to return in 2017

The stars of iconic noughties and nineties comedy Will & Grace will return to the small screen this year with NBC announcing they have commissioned a ten episode arc of the show.

 

Sep29

SBS shines spotlight on gay hate crimes

POSTED ON // Thursday, 29 September 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

SBS shines spotlight on gay hate crimes

SBS will kick off a network event this week when it premieres Deep Water, a drama loosely based on the gay hate crimes which took place across Sydney's eastern suburbs and northern beaches in the 80s and 90s.

 

Sep13

RuPaul wins Emmy for Drag Race

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 13 September 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

RuPaul wins Emmy for Drag Race

In an historic moment for LGBTI people on TV, RuPaul, the host of popular LOGO TV series RuPaul Drag Race has walked away with the Emmy for Outstanding Host of a reality series.

Jul25

Foxtel promises fifth season of prison drama Wentworth

POSTED ON // Monday, 25 July 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Foxtel promises fifth season of prison drama Wentworth

As season four of Foxtel drama Wentworth draws to a close tonight, the cable network has announced it will be renewing the show for a 12 episode fifth season, set to premier in 2017.

Jul13

Finding Prince Charming to bring gay dating to the small screen

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 13 July 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Finding Prince Charming to bring gay dating to the small screen

Lance Bass is set to host a new reality show focused on gay dating. The show ill premiere on cable network Logo and will follow a Bachelor-style format with 13 gay guys vying for the hand of one eligible bachelor.

Jul07

Christos Tsiolkas' latest gay anti-hero about to hit our screens

POSTED ON // Thursday, 07 July 2016 Written by // Stephen A. Russell

Christos Tsiolkas' latest gay anti-hero about to hit our screens

Stephen A Russell speaks with director Robert Connolly about the much anticipated series based on Christos Tsiolkas' novel, Barracuda.

Jul01

ABC TV drama series of Christos Tsiolkas’s ‘Barracuda’ starts this month

POSTED ON // Friday, 01 July 2016 Written by // Andrew Shaw

ABC TV drama series of Christos Tsiolkas’s ‘Barracuda’ starts this month

Christos Tsiolkas’s novel Barracuda, about an up and coming swimmer at a boys school, has been made into a four part drama by ABC TV that starts Sunday, July 10. 

Jun27

The Family Law picked up for second season by SBS

POSTED ON // Monday, 27 June 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

The Family Law picked up for second season by SBS

SBS has announced it will be commissioning a second season of the TV drama, Family Law, based on the memoir of gay comedian and writer Benjamin Law.