Category Archives: Tv & Film

There’s more than just the L Word, y’know

Exclusive interview with Lip Service’s Heather Peace

Lip Service’s only out lesbian actress Heather Peace talks exclusively to Lesbilicious about playing TV’s sexiest cop, her music career and what to expect from Season 2 of Lip Service.

Lip Service Q+A videos 1: introduction

In February 2011 Heather Peace (Sam from Lip Service) and Kathy Caton (BBC3) took part in a frank and fascinating Question and Answer session, as part of the annual Lesbian Lives conference.

Lip Service Q+A 3: L Word, Shane/Frankie and Twitter

The similarities and differences between Frankie from Lip Service and Shane from The L Word On following in the footsteps of The L Word Lip Service viewing parties and the Twitter fans

Lip Service Q+A 4: sex and the BBC

How much lesbian sex the BBC can show Why Lip Service was on BBC3, and whether or not it could ever move to BBC2 Why Lip Service was set in Glasgow

Who needs Sarah Waters? 3 historical movies every lesbian should watch

It’s unlikely there are many people – gay or straight – who haven’t heard of Tipping the Velvet, writes Hilary Wardle. It created a generation of lesbians who can’t hear the words ”oyster”, ”mermaid” or ‘Rosie’ without instantly being whisked [...]

Evan Rachel Wood: ‘I didn’t even know bisexuality was a thing’

True Blood star Evan Rachel Wood has revealed how she felt “terrified” about her sexual orientation because no-one would talk about bisexuality.

Women gain ground in Independent’s annual Pink List

Schoolteacher Elly Barnes topped the Independent on Sunday’s Pink List this year, joining Jessie J, Clare Balding, Sue Perkins, and Heather Peace in the Top 10. However, the list remains broadly male-dominated, with women occupying less than a third of the 101 places.

Lesbian radio show launched in the North East

Pride Radio North East has launched a new radio show run by lesbian and bisexual women, for lesbian and bisexual women.

Win tickets to L Word convention, November 2011

The 9th annual UK convention for fans of The L Word is taking place in November 2011. The convention will feature appearances from Kate Moennig (Shane), Leisha Hailey (Alice), Elizabeth Keener (Dawn) and Alicia Willis (Cindi).

Airline boots ‘L Word’ star after lesbian kiss

Actress and musician Leisha Hailey is calling for a boycott of US company Southwest Air. She was unceremoniously ejected from a flight after sharing a kiss with her girlfriend.