Afternoon Delight: Helen Mirren guns for ScarJo in “Hitchcock,” a “Guiding Light” actress comes out

Good afternoon!

Happy birthday to Michelle Trachtenberg, Emily Deschanel, Joan Cusack and Jane Krakowski!

Emily Deschanel in Los Angeles

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Julianne Moore (The Kids Are All Right) is teaming up with Liam Neeson for the thriller Non-Stop.

Jennifer Lawrence is Vogue UK‘s November covergirl.

Meanwhile, Glee‘s Lea Michele is gracing the cover of Marie Claire UK. Apparently metallic dresses are in this season.

EW singled out Angelina Jolie‘s accent in the epic Alexander for their horrible dialects list. Did you hate Jolie’s Olympias accent too?

Did you catch the lesbians on Modern Family last night? Here’s a clip:

Notoriously private Guiding Light veteran Maureen Garrett recently came out in an interview with Out magazine, discussing her 20-year relationship with her partner, Janet Morgan

Olivia Wilde gave a shout out to beauty-counterpart Emma Stone on Twitter.

Check out the trailer for Hitchcock, starring Helen Mirren and Scarlett Johansson. Oh yeah, and Anthony Hopkins, too.

Tonight, Wanda Sykes headlines The Classic Center in Athens, GA.

On the opposite side of the country, Chely Wright‘s film Wish Me Away will be screened at CAA’s Ray Kurtzman Theater (2000 Avenue of the Stars) in Los Angeles. After the film, Jane Lynch will moderate a Q&A session with Wright. Lynch and Wright together? Dreams do come true!

Former Grey’s Anatomy star Kim Raver is heading to Lifetime. Raver has been cast in lead role for the pilot The Secret Lives of Wives. Raver will play Michelle, “a grounded woman, the rock of her group of friends and a former college professor.”

On Friday, out rocker Doria Roberts will headline the Ninth Ward in Buffalo, NY at 8 pm.

Lesbian/Bi Tweet of the Day!

Today’s tweet comes from Anyone But Me‘s Nicole Pacent.