Hello and happy weekend. Please enjoy these good and gay things.
1. Tales of the City is back! Armisted Maupin‘s beloved story of the residents of 28 Barbary Lane is now continuing on Netflix with out show runner Lauren Morelli at the helm. The original series based on Maupin’s novels, debuted in 1993, with installments in 1998 and 2001. This new installment stars Laura Linney, Olivia Dukakis and Ellen Page among many others. Streaming now.
2. Nafessa Williams is an Advocate cover girl. Congrats to actor Nafessa Williams who stars as lesbian superhero, Thunder, on Black Lightning. She’s one of three different covers for The Advocate’s Pride issue.
3. Jennifer Tilly and Gina Gershon reunite in EW to talk about Bound and it’s glorious. Do yourself a favor and read this utterly delightful look back on the 1996 cult classic, Bound. Gershon and Tilly, who play lovers and co-conspirators in the film, are still dear friends and have very warm feelings about the film. A real treat.
4. You may just see the cast of The L Word: Generation Q at Pride. If you are at World Pride in NYC or the L.A. Pride Festival, you may get to see Jennifer Beals, Kate Moennig and Leisha Hailey and other cast and crew gracing the show’s floats.