Good morning! Happy Friday!
If you’re in Los Angeles tomorrow, come out for 360 Health & Wellness Fair for LBTQ women at the Los Angeles LGBT Center. I’ll be moderating a Q&A with special guest Tig Notaro.
Women & Hollywood talked with AWOL director Deb Shoval.
Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams has a boyfriend, currently, but she isn’t interested in labeling herself.
“I’ve never sat up and thought about my sexuality for hours. It’s like what Shailene Woodley said: ‘I fall in love with personalities and not people or genders.’ I have no problem with anyone who would want to be labeled, but I also think that it is no one’s business.”
At Huffington Post: How Corporate America Become a Major LGBT Ally.
Brandy and Susan are two moms with a YouTube channel called The Next Family, where they discuss issues related to being, well, two moms.
Out author Daisy Hernández visited Washington College recently, and the college paper detailed her reading and Q&A.
Out magazine’s annual power list is here, and the women on the list include Ellen DeGeneres, Rachel Maddow, Mary Kay Henry (International President, SEIU), Caitlyn Jenner, Sia, Tammy Baldwin, Ellen Page, Lana and Lilly Wachowski, Jill Soloway, Robin Roberts, Laverne Cox, Kate McKinnon, Jane Lynch, CTO Megan Smith, Megan Ellison, Oregon Governor Kate Brown, businesswoman Martine Rothblatt, philanthropist Jennifer Pritzker, Brittney Griner and Alicia Garza. That’s still less than half of the list (21 out of 50) but, you know, patriarchy.
Out lesbian server Alexandra Judd was tipped with a Bible verse and a prayer after serving a table of patrons at a North Carolina restaurant.
Two great pieces at Elixher: Love Yourself First – A Self-Love Primer for Women of Color and The Necessary Queering of the Conversation – One Queer Woman of Color’s Plea for Understanding and Collective Thought.
Mother’s Day premiered in Los Angeles last night, and star Cameron Esposito was on the carpet with wife Rhea Butcher, as were Jillian Michaels and Heidi Rhoades.
Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic
Out NYC DJ Dashlee Lecorps is raising the funds to record her first Deep House EP. Check her out!
Grace & Frankie stars Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda looked amazing at a Tribeca Film Festival panel for their show yesterday. Season 2 debuts on Netflix on May 6.
Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic
Lesbian web series Lovers & Friends is coming back, LA style.
Today in Lesbianish TV:
Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.)
Ellen (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m., 5 a.m./5:30 a.m.) (rerun)
The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.)
Late Late Show With James Corden (CBS 12:37 a.m.) – Guest: Ellen Page (rerun)