Morning Brew – The Weinstein Co. buys lesbian/trans film “Three Generations”

Good morning! Did you have a great weekend? 

Black Lesbians United are hosting a retreat on Labor Day Weekend in Malibu, CA. The events they have planned look so awesome, including “The Butch/Femme Switch.”

Laura Leigh Abby of Bravo’s Newlyweds penned a piece for Cosmo about not being a goldstar lesbian.

The couple that was fired from their jobs at a church-run daycare in Florida has been awarded $30,0000 in a settlement with their former employer. 

Did you see Cara Delevingne and the rest of Taylor Swift‘s many female friends in “Bad Blood.” Cooler still: They are outfitted in Chromat, from lesbian designer Becca McCharen!

Out producer Megan Ellison gave a passionate speech about creating art at Cannes over the weekend.

With out filmmaker Gus Van SantGREY GOOSE Hosts "The Sea Of Trees" Party At Baoli Beach

If you haven’t seen Miley Cyrus singing and flirting with Ariana Grande yet, you really should

Following their domestic dispute earlier this month, Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson have both been suspended for seven games a piece when the WNBA season returns. The league’s president Laurel Richie said in a statement:

“We recognize that our league has an obligation and an opportunity to set an example for people around the world, and we will continue doing everything we can to ensure that situations such as this do not happen again.”

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announced her proposal of the Every Child Deserves a Family Act, which will prohibit discrimination against LGBT adoptive parents.

Did you miss out on the Queers in Comics conference? The Comics Journal has a report.

Italian football official Felice Belloli is in hot water after he referred to female soccer players as “a bunch of lesbians” that he wasn’t interested in giving money to, especially not over the male players. GTFO, Felice! You are not doing your job right. Unfortunately, not all female soccer players are gay, so stop getting our hopes up while also being a homophobe.

Look at this beautiful lesbian wedding in Tel Aviv! Mazel! 

Something you should read now: Kirsty Logan‘s The Gracekeepers.

Three Generations, a film with Susan Sarandon playing the lesbian grandmother of a transitioning grandson played by Elle Fanning, has been picked up for distribution by the Weinstein Co. Yay!

Celebrity Sightings In New York - November 18, 2014

Wolfe Video will be releasing The Girl King in the U.S. The film follows a queen who falls for her lady-in-waiting. 


Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.) The Big Interview “Great Conversations of 2014” (AXS TV 9:30 a.m.) – With Jane Lynch (rerun) Being John Malkovich (Sundance 9:30 a.m.) Buffy “Choices” (Pivot 10 a.m.) (rerun) Doctor Who “Deep Breath” (BBC America 10:15 a.m.) (rerun) The View (ABC 11 a.m.) – Guest co-host: Raven-Symone The Today Show (NBC 11 a.m.) – Guest: Lily Tomlin Portlandia marathon (IFC 11 a.m.) Love It Or List It “Privacy Pains” (HGTV 12 p.m.) (rerun) Catfish: The TV Series “Where Are They Now?”/”Blaire & Markie” (MTV 1:20 p.m./2:30 p.m.) (rerun) The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.) Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.) (rerun) Bessie (HBO2 2 p.m., 12:45 a.m.) White Collar “Withdrawal” (Universal HD 4 p.m.) (rerun) Catfish: The TV Series “Miranda & Cameryn” (MTV 4:50 p.m.) (rerun) The East (TMAX 6:05 p.m.) This Is Where I Leave You (HBO Signature 7:15 p.m.) Call the Midwife (PBS) 2 Broke Girls “And the In and Out” (CBS 8 p.m.) Monster (TMC 8 p.m.) The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.) Cucumber & Banana (Logo 10 p.m.) Archer “Jeu Monegasque”/”White Nights” (Comedy Central 10 p.m./10:30 p.m.) (rerun) Nurse (TMC 11:35 p.m.) Vice “A Prayer for Uganda and Kidneyville” (HBO Zone 3 a.m.) (rerun) Chef Wanted with Anne Burrell “David Burke, Fromagerie” (Food Network 4 a.m.) (rerun) House “Sleeping Dogs Lie” (Oxygen 6 a.m.) (rerun) Can’t Get a Date “Mandy”/”Jenni” (Logo 6:30 a.m./7:30 a.m.) (rerun) May (TMAX 6:55 a.m.) Funny Girls “Touched By an Aura” (Oxygen 7 a.m.) (rerun) Stone Age “Donkey Bench” (DIY 7:30 a.m.) (rerun) Married…With Children “Lez Be Friends” (TBS 8 a.m.) (rerun) Can’t Get a Date “Versuhka” (Logo 8 a.m.) (rerun) Pariah (TMAX 8:30 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)