Morning Brew – The “Transparent” premiere is super queer, awesome

Good morning! I had a great time at the Transparent premiere last night. Lot’s of video to come, but here are some photos from the super queer and star-studded red carpet.

Tig NotaroPremiere Of Amazon's "Transparent"

Carrie BrownsteinPremiere Of Amazon Studios' "Transparent" - Arrivals

Mena SuvariPremiere Of Amazon Studios' "Transparent" - Arrivals

Stars Amy Landecker and Melora HardinPremiere Of Amazon's "Transparent" - Red Carpet

Clea DuVallPremiere Of Amazon Studios' "Transparent" - Arrivals

Creator Jill SolowayPremiere Of Amazon's "Transparent" - Red Carpet

Kristanna LokenPremiere Of Amazon Studios' "Transparent" - Arrivals

Meanwhile, Dana Piccoli was in New York City for Uprising of Love where she got some time with Chely Wright. To hold you over, some photos of host Jane Lynch and Chely, too.

Uprising Of Love: A Benefit Concert For Global Equality

Uprising Of Love: A Benefit Concert For Global Equality

A few faves from Orange is the New Black are in France to promote the show. Magnifique!


Samira Wiley is on the cover of Maniac magazine for September/October.


Jezebel has a list of seven lesbianish anime series.

Ryan Murphy gave some intel on American Horror Story: Freak Show in this EW interview.

Tegan and Sara are releasing a book about the making of So Jealous, which came out 10 years ago! It will be called So Jealous X, and pre-ordering begins in December.


Ellen DeGeneres and Kristen Wiig do a wonderful duet of “Let it Go” from Frozen. It’s almost as good as Adele Dazeem!

Rosie O’Donnell explains why she originally left The View (feminism!), and why she’s coming back (Whoopi!).

Hannah New talked to Collider about her role on Season 2 of Black Sails.

“The stakes are always so high in the show. Everything she deals with either has the threat of violence or the threat of her business going under,” Hannah said, “She has so much to deal with, and she can’t deal with it lightly. She has to go in heavy-handed, and that’s a very fun way to deal with situations. Sometimes I wish I could do the same.”

Here’s a new trailer for the season, too.

Half-queer sister duo 2:54 have a new video for their song, “Blindfold.”

Out actress Kirsten Vangsness is very well liked by most of American TV watchers.

The Coveteur has a great profile of Angel Haze with shots of her super cool style.


Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Queen Latifah Show, The View (ABC), Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.), *The Big Interview “The Winners” (AXS TV 9:30 a.m.), But I’m a Cheerleader (TMC 9:45 a.m.), *Sisterhood of Hip Hop “Miami Vices” (Oxygen 11 a.m.), Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (Comedy Central 11:01 a.m.), *Will & Grace “Buy, Buy Baby” (Logo 11:30 a.m.), Pariah (AMAX 11:50 a.m.), The Young and the Restless (CBS 12:30 p.m.), *Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Face Off marathon (Syfy 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), *Sisterhood of Hip Hop marathon (Oxygen 4 p.m.), *Buffy marathon (Pivot 4 p.m., 2 a.m.), The L Word Mississippi: Hate the Sin (Showtime 5:15 p.m.), Talk to Al Jazeera “Fight Story: Prop 8” (Al Jazeera America 5:30 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), *Masters of Sex “Below the Belt” (Showtime 8 p.m.), *Holmes Makes It Right “Here in Spirit” (DIY 8 p.m.), The East (OMAX 8 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), Face Off “Serpent Soldiers” (Syfy 9 p.m.), Sisterhood of Hip Hop “Image” (Oxygen 9 p.m.), *Ray Donovan “Volcheck” (Showtime 10 p.m.), *The New Adventures of Old Christine “Unidentified Funk” (Nick Jr. 10 p.m.), *Manhattan “Spooky Action at a Distance” (WGN America 11 p.m.), *Modern Family “The Wow Factor” (USA 11 p.m.), Chloe (Starz Cinema 12:45 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)

*Denotes rerun