Morning Brew – Sabrina Jalees joins the cast of “Transparent” in Season 3

Good morning!

I would laugh but it’s too sad: Mexican Evangelist Says God Can Heal the Lesbian Soul.

Ellen and Portia are tabloid targets yet again, but this time The National Enquirer quotes Portia as having said “I NEED A MAN.”


Sascha Baron Cohen‘s film The Lesbian is still happening, and it’s a musical.

IFC has picked up Kristen Stewart‘s new film from director Kelly Reichardt. Certain Women will hit theaters late 2016.

Kaitlyn Alexander is the new host of the official Orphan Black podcast, CloneCast.

Speaking of OB, Peaches will appear on the new season!

Another Love & Hip Hop star has opened up about her relationships with women. Cardi B has “a free pass to fool around with whatever female she chooses” while her man is locked up.


Some Aussie lesbians share what things men have they are jealous of. Surprisingly they mostly talk about their penis envy.

Madonna’s SEX book helped one woman come out to her daughter.

Sarah Paulson says she’s often asked to go blonde when she’s cast in romantic roles.

Ruby Rose is the new face of Urban Decay.


Candace and Toni of Portlandia‘s Women & Women First have it out on national TV. Also, Toni has two Audre Lorde tattoos so she wins.

This episode of Facets follows out skateboarder Lacey Baker, and she is the definition of bad ass.

Jill Soloway is writing and directing another movie Ten Aker Wood about “a woman in a failing marriage who leaves Los Angeles to live on a pot farm in Northern California. There she falls in love with a biker and embraces an outlaw lifestyle.”

Out Canadian comic/writer/actor Sabrina Jalees is playing a new queer role on Season 3 of Transparent. While it doesn’t look like she can share much about the part yet on record, suffice to say it’s something we’ll all be excited about. Sabrina is also a part of our new episodes of AfterEllen’s Chat Room, coming later this month.


Wisconsin’s new Supreme Court Justice Rebecca Bradley hates LGBT people and women, so….she’s probably not so great for the job.

Antigone Rising has a new music video for their track “Everywhere is Home” from the lesbian-themed film Alto.

Dannielle Owens-Reid (Everyone is Gay) is creating an all-new, all-gender clothing line and you can become a patron.

Queer-themed comic book Lumberjanes is getting a crossover series with Gotham Academy.

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Love to wear your identity on your neck/finger/wrist? Left-Triangle has what you need.


Today in Lesbianish TV:

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

Vanderpump Rules After Show (Bravo 9 a.m.) – Co-hosted by Julie Goldman

Top Chef, Season 2 “Social Service” (Bravo 10 a.m.) (rerun)
#BlackLove “Like a Virgin”/”Miss Independent” (FYI 10 a.m./11 a.m.) (rerun)

The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

Doctor Who “A Good Man Goes to War” (BBC America 11 a.m.) (rerun)
D.E.B.S. (Encore Action 12:50 p.m.)
Tammy (HBO Signature 1:05 p.m.)

The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

General Hospital (ABC 2 p.m.)

Finding Bigfoot: Further Evidence marathon (Animal Planet 2 p.m.)
Ellen (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m., 5 a.m./5:30 a.m.) (rerun)

New Girl “Injured” (TBS 3 p.m.) (rerun)

Gaycation With Ellen Page “Japan”/”Brazil” (Viceland 4 p.m./5 p.m.) (rerun)

Grey’s Anatomy “Freedom, Pt. 1” (Lifetime 4 p.m.) (rerun)

Adventure Time “To Cut a Woman’s Hair” (Cartoon 4:15 p.m.) (rerun)

Friends “The One With Phoebe’s Rats” (TBS 5 p.m.) (rerun)

Things You Can Tell Just By Looking at Her (MGM 5:45 p.m.)

Top Chef “Wok This Way” (Bravo 7 p.m.) (rerun)

(Showtime 7 p.m.)

In Search of Frida Kahlo (Ovation 7 p.m.)

Black Sails “XXV.” (Starz In Black 7:30 p.m.)

Grey’s Anatomy “All Eyez On Me” (ABC 8 p.m.)
DC’s Legends of Tomorrow “Night of the Hawk” (CW 8 p.m.)

Fried Green Tomatoes (Ovation 8 p.m.)
The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.)

The 100 “Terms and Conditions” (CW 9 p.m.)

Hollywood Medium With Tyler Henry (E! 9 p.m.) – With Margaret Cho (rerun)
Portlandia “First Feminist City” (IFC 10 p.m.)

How to Get Away With Murder “There’s My Baby” (ABC 10 p.m.)

Shameless “Be a Good Boy. Come for Grandma.” (Showtime 10 p.m., 1:30 a.m.)

Hollywood Medium With Tyler Henry (E! 10 p.m.) – With Amber Rose (rerun)

Survivor’s Remorse “The Injury” (Starz In Black 10:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Portlandia “The Story of Toni and Candace” (IFC 10:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Beat Bobby Flay “Touchdown!” (Food Network 10:30 p.m.) (rerun)

The Nightly Show (Comedy Central 11:31 p.m.) – Guest: Peaches

Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC 11:35 p.m.) – Guest: Viola Davis
Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS 12:37 a.m.) – Guest: Cameron Esposito

Eulogy (HBO Comedy 3:40 a.m.)

Hot in Cleveland “Elka’s Choice” (TV Land 4:54 a.m.) (rerun)
Buffy “Normal Again”/”Entropy” (Pivot 5 a.m./6 a.m.) (rerun)

Portlandia marathon (IFC 5:30 a.m.)
Knock Knock, It’s Tig Notaro (Showcase 6 a.m.)
(Thanks, Roni!)