Afternoon Delight: Amber Tamblyn bumped up to series regular on “Two and a Half Men”

Good afternoon and happy hump day!

Happy birthday to Camilla Belle, Samantha Barks, Brianna Brown, Lorraine Bracco, Kelly Ripa, Maribel Verdu, Michelle Krusiec and Tiffany!

We’ll soon being seeing even more of Amber Tamblyn‘s lesbian character on Two and a Half Men. Deadline reports that Tamblyn is being promoted to series regular after appearing in only one episode. Did you catch her in that episode the other night? You can read our recap here.

Grey’s Anatomy creator Shonda Rhimes revealed a little more about Callie’s storyline this season at the celebration for the show’s 200th episode this weekend. She told TVLine, “Callie, interestingly enough, while still going through something fairly dark, has a lot of humorous stuff happening to her in this season. She’s playing a lot of humor [and] getting the biggest laughs at table reads right now.”

Jennifer Lawrence looks like she has a headache on the cover of November’s Harper’s Bazaar UK.


Gina Gershon talked to Larry King about her role in the Lifetime biopic House of Versace and speculated about why we gay folks seem to love her so much. She told King, “I think gays like me because of Showgirls and because of Bound, those two movies…I dunno, spoke to them and they liked me from there.  And I think gays–when you have them as a fan base, they are loyal, extremely loyal — I think after that, they were there.”

Attention fans of The Fosters! Sherri Saum wants you to know something:

Variety named its 2013 Power of Women list including Nicole Kidman, Amy Poehler, Kerry Washington, Amy Pascal and Charlize Theron.

Gina Carano’s latest action film, In the Blood, has just been picked up by a distributor and will get a limited theatrical release in 2014.

If you’re planning your upcoming nuptials consider attending the Los Angeles Lesbian & Gay Wedding Expo. The event will take place on Sunday, November 10 at the Los Angeles Athletic Club (431 West Seventh Street) in Downtown Los Angeles.


If you’re a Miley Cyrus fan, check out the premiere of Miley: The Movement tonight at 10/9c on MTV (AfterEllen’s parent company). In this one-hour documentary, we see Cyrus “rise to the challenge of presenting a new and sometimes controversial persona to the public” while in a period of radical self-discovery. If you’re feeling really excited about the doc, you can join the conversation about the show by using the hashtag #MileyTheMovement on Twitter, Instagram and Vine.

Out comedian Margaret Cho will be headlining at The Pageant in Saint Louis, MO on October 5.

Photo of the Day!

Out actress/model Jessica Clark (True Blood) posted the below photo on her Facebook page with the caption, “Behind the scenes #sneakpeek of my upcoming 2014 project w/ @rubys_ink @miguel437. Stay tuned…”