AfterElton Briefs: Captain Jack Will Be “Really Gay” in “Torchwood: Miracle Day,” Chris Colfer Talks To Piers Morgan, and More!


  • Happy 63rd Birthday to the incomparable Grace Jones. I’m not sure if she has enough output for most people to make a top five, but here are mine: 5. “Little Drummer Boy (Pee-Wee’s Playhouse),” 4. “La Vie En Rose,” 3. “I’m Not Perfect (But I’m Perfect For You),” 2. “Demolition Man,” 1. “Slave To The Rhythm.”
  • spacecast.com has a series of interview clips with John Barrowman discussing Torchwood: Miracle Day. The money quote: “The one thing that I’m exceptionally proud of, and that I know Russell is, we’ve got a bisexual hero, or an omni-sexual hero, played by an openly gay man. And that may be tooting my own horn a bit, but it’s a big first in our industry, and I’m really proud to be part of that. Although people may look at this series and say that he’s not really bisexual, he’s really gay in this series … which is not a bad thing either.”
  • DVR ALERT! Below you can see a preview of Chris Colfer‘s interview with Piers Morgan, which will air Monday night at 9 PM EST on CNN. I’m constantly amazed at how mature and self-aware he is.

  • ABC’s What Would You Do will have another gay scenario on Friday’s episode (9:00 PM EST), when they get people’s reactions to a waitress refusing to serve gay parents.
  • Below you can see Dashaun “Evisu” Wesley of MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew in the short dance film Vogue Femm from XEX Magazine.

  • Anna Wintour is dead to me. She’s supposed to be Federbear‘s BFF, then she does this:

  • Below you can see a preview for the new episode of Pretty Hurts, which airs Saturday at 8 PM EST on Logo (our parent company).

  • Below you can see the first peek at Sarah Michell Gellar in the upcomg CW series Ringer

  • Move over, Justin Hartley, there’s a new Green Arrow in town, and his name is Josh Duhamel

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