“The L Word” was supposed to be the beginning of a new era of teevee shows about the real true lives of lesbian and bisexual women — and although we never quite got there, here are 15 examples of shows that don’t just have queer characters in them, but are also *about* being queer.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences — like Hollywood itself, and mainstream TV criticism — continues to be dominated by a voting block of mostly straight white men. So, for the first time ever, we’ve decided to host our own Autostraddle TV awards to coincide with the Emmys.
I like to power up my spirit by swooning at the TV. Maybe you do too?
“Take My Wife” Season 2 is now available on iTunes and surprise, we loved it!
Cameron Esposito has abandoned her signature side mullet. Who will she mail it to?
Seeso’s shuttering puts “Take My Wife”‘s second season in jeopardy, which is bad news for fans of Cameron Esposito, Rhea Butcher, Brittani Nichols, Gaby Dunn, Tegan & Sara, Jen Richards, Clea Duvall and positive lesbian representation in general.
Planning on spending a lot of time on the couch? Here are 31 shows that would be good even without lesbian, bisexual and otherwise-identified queer female characters but luckily, they do!
GLAAD Award nominations were announced today and Autostraddle got a nod for digital journalism!
2016 was the best of times and the worst of times. JK, it was the absolute worst of times. A lot of queer women died on TV. But a lot of them kissed and made googly eyes at each other too.
Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher’s “Take My Wife” has been renewed for Season Two and you can celebrate with egg nog, whiskey cider, hot toddies, cold toddies, and this tiny video from a rag-tag crew of four tiny lesbians including your favorite Canadian twins, Tegan & Sara.
Rhea Butcher and Cameron Esposito’s new show is truly delightful.