So how does this sound for a Thursday night? Ellen Page, Hannah Gadsby, Kiersey Clemons, Indya Moore, Emily Hampshire, Olivia Wilde and Kate Moennig are turning the classic 1942 movie Casablanca into a lesbian love triangle, in a live read on the 13th December at the Ace Hotel in LA. The event is organised by filmmaker Jason Reitman, who has staged a series of live reads of famous films over the years, using high profile actors to approach iconic scripts from a modern angle.
Image: Screenshot The Guardian YouTube Aussie comedian Hannah Gadsby is receiving rave reviews for her speech at the Emmys on Monday night. Gadsby presented the Emmy for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series and used the opportunity to hilariously take down the men who criticised her stand-up show Nanette, which premiered on Netflix in June. In the months after the intense and riveting Nanette was released, it became a smash hit and broke Gadsby in the United States. Howev
Last week, Australian comedian and out lesbian Hannah Gadsby penned a heart-breakingly honest post on her Facebook page, sharing her struggle with emotional and psychological issues that are a direct result of witnessing the Tasmanian debate on legalising homosexuality in the 1990’s. Hannah spoke of her fears that a marriage equality plebiscite will cause similar harm to the young LGBTI Australians who will witness the hate. “I learnt how to close myself off and rot quietly i