Sofia Black D’Elia Will Play Lesbian “Tea” in MTV’s Skins US, is a Shoo-In for AfterEllen’s 2011 Hot 100

MTV’s Skins US announced its cast and Sofia Black D’Elia will be playing the lesbian charcter, Tea. Also, weird lesbo hugs for Queen Latifah and her girlfriend I MEAN ‘trainer’, bizarre lesbian advice in the Daily Star, Lady Gaga’s stage dive at Lolla, Judge Walker’s post-trial party, Jane Lynch’s SNL hosting gig and NOM’s sucky summer.


Lesbian on Skins USA: Is MTV’s Skins Swapping Out Gay Maxxie For Lesbian “Tea”?

Skins USA, based on Cycle 1 of the British series, has been picked up by MTV and is shooting in Baltimore. Early reports suggested that the gay character “Maxxie” would become “Teo” in the US version, but we’ve got news that Teo is out the window — replaced by a lesbian cheerleader named “Tea.” HOW HOT IS THAT GONNA BE. Also: Skins movie news, Adam Lambert’s tour, Reality Bites Rocks, remembering Rue & moar.

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“Skins” Movie Coming Out (Naomi & Emily Making Out) Summer 2011

It’s official — the Skins movie is happening and will debut in Summer 2011. Which cast members will return, and what the hell are they doing these days anyhow? We’ll tell you. Also, a new book about Virginia Woolf’s lover, Gaga / Alejandro news, True Blood loves the gays, Hollywood is apparently afraid of minorities, Dirty Dancing wasn’t afraid of abortions, Ellen has a record label and a new Anyone But Me!