Morning Brew – Kate McKinnon does a great Bieber

Good morning and Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Last Friday I filled you in on a lesbian rumor circulating about Penny Marshall. Well speculation has it that her celebrity love is none other than her longtime friend, and Princess Leia herself, Carrie Fisher. Please oh please be true!

"Angel Art" Auction to Benefit Project Angel

How great was Kate McKinnon as Justin Bieber on SNL this weekend? She really committed.

There was also a sketch that had a joke about a dude liking Raven Symone “before she was gay.”

Sundance was going down in Utah all weekend and here are some of our faves looking cute in the cold weather.

Jessica Capshaw

"Young Ones" Premiere - Arrivals - 2014 Sundance Film Festival

Josephine Wiggs

"Appropriate Behavior" Premiere - 2014 Sundance Film Festival

Lynn Shelton
"Laggies" Premiere - Arrivals - 2014 Sundance Film Festival

Cast and crew of “Appropriate Behavior”
"Appropriate Behavior" Premiere - 2014 Sundance Film Festival

Desiree Akhavan
Verge Sundance Party - 2014 Park City

Francesca Gregorini
Verge Sundance Party - 2014 Park City

BTW, Desiree’s movie Appropriate Behavior is getting rave reviews.

Worst. Headline. Ever. “Johnny Depp Has Found the Cure for Amber Heard’s Bisexuality: Diamonds.” Hey Gabriela Motroc, get a clue! (That is the nice of way of me saying go fuck yourself.)

The New York Times had a great piece on Ellen DeGeneres and her budding empire, as well as an interview with both Cynthia Nixon and Girls star Allison Williams.



A huge congrats to the mayor of Houston, Annise Parker, on marrying her partner, Kathy Hubbard in Palm Springs last Thursday. The brides wore white pantsuits with blazers.

Sarah Paulson showed off a shorter ‘do at the SAG awards.

20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards - Arrivals

Sasha Alexander was there too, ravishing in red.

20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards - Arrivals

Congrats to out lesbian Rose Fostanes, the out winner of Israel’s X-Factor. The 47-year-old Filipina stunned with her version of Sinatra’s “My Way.” (Thanks Dafna!)


Jane Lynch is back for another season of Hollywood Game Night on NBC.

Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Queen Latifah Show, *Jillian Michaels on The Wendy Williams Show, *Top Chef: New York marathon (Esquire 7 a.m.), Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning (HBO Comedy 9:20 a.m.), *The Fosters marathon (ABC Family 12 p.m.), *Buffy marathon (Pivot 12 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), Election (5 MAX 2:05 p.m.), Jessie J on V Fest 2013: Part 2 (Palladia 4 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), *The Twilight Zone “Sensuous Cindy” (Chiller 7 p.m.), Lost Girl “Sleeping Beauty School” (Syfy 8 p.m.), Hollywood Game Night “Party Boys vs. Game Night Girls”/”Things That Go Clue-Boom in the Night” (NBC 8 p.m., 9 p.m.), Love & Hip Hop “Put a Ring on It” (VH1 8 p.m.), Melissa Etheridge on Grammy Week – The Winners (AXS TV 8 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), The Fosters “House and Home” (ABC Family 9 p.m.), Rachael vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off “Supermarket Smackdown” (Food Network 9 p.m.), House of Lies “Power” (Showtime 9 p.m., 11:30 p.m.), Archer “Archer Vice: A Kiss While Dying” (FX 10 p.m.), Mulholland Dr. (Starz Cinema 10 p.m.), *Buffy “The Pack” (Pivot 10 p.m.), Better Than Chocolate (Sundance 10:45 p.m.), *Aileen Wuornos (Bio 11 p.m.), *Chef Wanted with Anne Burrell “The Re-Launch” (Food Network 4 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)

*Denotes reerun