Morning Brew – Clea DuVall on why she cast Natasha Lyonne as her girlfriend in “The Intervention”

Happy International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia! Here’s why we need a day like this.

Today in bizarre stories: My lesbian boss fired my boyfriend out of jealousy. An actual quote:

“Do you know the show ‘Orange is the New Black’? The situation with the lesbians? I am in love with you.”

A Juliet, a Margot needs your help finishing their film about two queer women moving out of the flat they’ve lived in for several years.

The National Enquirer celebrates Kelly McGillis, 30 years after Top Gun.

Out writes about queer artist Libby Black.


From Cosmo: What it’s really like to be in an open relationship.

A review of Shamim Sarif‘s Despite The Falling Snow notes that “flirtatious Sapphic undertones are given short shrift, pretty much like any other emotion hinted at as the story unfolds.” What I’m saying here is, SAPPHIC UNDERTONES!

Kristen Stewart was totally fine with getting nude for Personal Shopper. She seems to be having a great time at Cannes.

Gizmodo talks with Kim & Kim comic creator Magdalene Visaggio where she clarifies: 

“Both Kims are queer—Kim D is bisexual. Just wanted to get that out there!”

Threadless has some new Pride-themed gear, just in time for summer.

The Hollywood Reporter goes close up with Sarah Paulson.

Code Black has been renewed for a second season.

Here’s who won GLAAD Media Awards this year.

V Magazine talked with Clea DuVall about her directorial debut, The Intervention. On Natasha Lyonne playing her on-screen boo again:

“She and I have such a rich history and so much intimacy in our friendship that it really lent itself to be able to play girlfriends in a way that felt authentic. All the characters are different versions of me: different phases that I’ve gone through and stages of different roles that I’ve played in relationships.”

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Here’s another glimpse at Clea and the film.

Jill Soloway and Netflix’s out lesbian HBIC, Cindy Holland, are two of Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Business.

Mo Welch talks about the importance of lesbian nail care on Coming to the Stage.

Today in Lesbianish TV:

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

Person of Interest “Wolf and Cub”/”Blue Code” (WGN America 9 a.m./10 a.m.) (rerun)

D.E.B.S. (Starz Comedy 10:10 a.m.)
The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

Kissing Jessica Stein (HBO Signature 11:15 a.m.)

Set It Off (BET 12 p.m.)

Last Man Standing “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner” (Freeform 12:30 p.m., Hallmark 7 p.m.) (rerun)
The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.) – Guest co-host: Jane Lynch

General Hospital (ABC 2 p.m.)

Chopped – All-Stars Tournament marathon (Food Network 2 p.m.)
Bones “The Bodies in the Book” (TNT 2 p.m.) (rerun)

Yard Crashers “Modern Rustic Outdoor Dining” (DIY 2:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Ellen (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m., 5 a.m./5:30 a.m.) (rerun)

New Girl “Bully”/”Injured” (TBS 3 p.m./3:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Will & Grace “Buy, Buy Baby” (Logo 4:21 p.m.) (rerun)
Glastonbury Festival Hour 5 (MTV Live 5 p.m.) – the xx perform (rerun)
Friday Night Lights “Toilet Bowl” (Pivot 6 p.m.) (rerun)
Botched “Dr. Nassif Saved My Life” (E! 6 p.m.) (rerun)

Special Primary Coverage (MSNBC 7 p.m.)
Below Deck Mediterranean “It’s All Greek to Me”/”Game Time” (Bravo 7 p.m./8 p.m.) (rerun)

Person of Interest “4C” (WGN America 7 p.m.) (rerun)

Below Deck Mediterranean “Model Deckhands” (Bravo 9 p.m.)
Black Sails “XXI.”/”XXII.” (Starz Edge 9 p.m./9:59 p.m.) (rerun)
Person of Interest “ShotSeeker” (CBS 10 p.m.)

Faking It “Up in Flames” (MTV 10:31 p.m.)

Saving Hope “”Narrow Margin”/”Trading Places” (Ion 11 p.m./12 a.m.) (rerun)

Archer marathon (FXX 12 a.m.)

Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC 12:37 a.m.) – With guest drummer Allison Miller

Four Rooms (Laff 1 a.m.)
Catfish: The TV Show “Joanna & Bo” (MTV 2 a.m.) (rerun)

Buffy “The Dark Age” (Pivot 6 a.m.) (rerun)

(Thanks, Roni!)