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Is she really a lesbian, or does she just play one in the movies? Learn about the lives of lesbian actresses and those who portray lesbians and bisexuals in film and on television

Bisexual Actress and Activist
Anna Paquin comes out as bisexual to further rights for the LGBT community.

Meredith Baxter Lesbian - Meredith Baxter Comes Out as Lesbian
Meredith Baxter, who played the mom on Family Ties has come out as a lesbian.

Clementine Ford Comes Out
Clementine Ford who played Molly on The L Word has come out as a lesbian. First Clementine Ford denied it, then she came out as a lesbian.

Wanda Sykes: "I am Proud to Be Gay"
Wanda Sykes came out at one of the protests against California's Prop 8. "I am proud to be gay," Wanda Sykes said.

Cathy DeBuono - Lesbian Actor Cathy DeBuono
Cathy DeBuono is a rare find in Hollywood. She's an out lesbian who is actively seeking lesbian roles.

Lily Tomlin - Actor, Comedian, Lesbian - Lily Tomlin
Lily Tomlin is one of the funniest and most famous lesbians. Although she has never really been in the closet, it wasn't until the 1990s that she came out as lesbian.

Lesbian Life Interview with Michelle Bonilla
Out lesbian actor Michelle Bonilla sat down to speak with Lesbian Life about her career, her actor's studio, Jodi Foster, being out in Hollywood and TV for lesbians after The L Word.

An Interview with Jane Lynch
Jane Lynch has acted in so many TV shows and movies it's hard to keep track of her. From The L Word to The 40 Year Old Virgin to Best in Show, Jane Lynch is a great comedic or serious actor. And she's an out lesbian. This is our interview with Jane Lynch.

Suzanne Westenhoefer - An Interview with Suzanne Westenhoefer
I had the chance to sit down and talk with Suzanne Westenhoefer about being an out and open lesbian comedian, Dinah Shore, her new DVD, a Bottom on Top and her choice for president. Here is my interview with Suzanne Westenhoefer.

Julie Goldman Interview - An Interview with Lesbian Comedian Julie Goldman
Lesbian Life had the opportunity to sit down with Julie Goldman from Logo's Big Gay Sketch show. Here's the interview with Julie Goldman.

Laurel Holloman - Tina Kennard on The L Word
Laurel Holloman plays Tina Kennard on The L Word, she is also openly out as bisexual.

Is Queen Latifah a Lesbian?
Is Queen Latifah a lesbian? Has Queen Latifah, musician, actress, model and business woman come out?

Five minutes with Guinevere Turner
Guinevere Turner is a lesbian actress, writer and director. I had five minutes to talk with her at the screening of Itty Bitty Titty Committee in San Francisco.

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi's Relationship
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi's relationship is filled with love and respect. Here's all about the relationship of Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi.

Marlene Dietrich - Bisexual Movie Star
Marlene Dietrich lived with both men and women lovers in the 1930s and was very open about it. This movie star was glamorous and bisexual.

Ellen DeGeneres 10 years After Coming Out
Ten years after Ellen DeGeneres came out

Jackie Warner and Work Out
Photos and pictures of Jackie Warner, star of Bravo's Work Out

Lesbian Life Interviews Jackie Warner
Lesbian Life interviews Jackie Warner, star of Bravo's reality TV show Work Out. See what Jackie Warner has to say about being a single lesbian, lesbian fitness and the prevalence of bisexuality in Hollywood.

Janina Gavankar - Papi on The L Word
Janina Gavankar plays Papi on the L Word Season 4. She's a hot Latina who challenges Shane (Kate Moennig.)

Michelle Rodriguez - Star of Girlfight and Lost
Michelle Rodriguez starred in Girlfight, The Fast and the Furious, 3 A.M and Lost. Now it seems she's also involved with another woman. Here is more about Michelle Rodriguez.

Kristanna Loken - Lesbian Actress
Kristanna Loken, star of BloodRayne

Jackie Warner Star of Work Out
Jackie Warner is the out lesbian star of the Bravo reality TV show Work Out.

Sarah Shahi Interview: Carmen on The L Word
I had the opportunity to speak with Sarah Shahi who plays Carmen on The L Word. See what Sarah Shahi has to say about her role of Carmen on The L Word and lesbian life.

Alexandra Hedison: Lesbian Actress
Alexandra Hedison is heating things up as a "straight" woman on The L Word. Alexandra Hedison is an actress, photographer and former lover of Ellen DeGeneres. Here's more about this hot lesbian.

Did Jennifer Beals out Kate Moennig as a Lesbian?
Did Jennifer Beals, in a recent interview with The Advocate "out" Kate Moennig as a lesbian? Is Kate Moennig a lesbian or bisexual?

Daniela Sea: Moira (Max) on The L Word
Curve magazine says Daniela Sea is guaranteed to make you forget all about Shane (Kate Moennig.) Here's a bio of Daniela Sea, Moira (Max) on The L Word, Season 3.

Angelina Jolie: Bisexual Actress
Angelina Jolie has been in the tabloids lately because of her relationship with Brad Pitt. But did you know that Angelina Jolie is openly bisexual? Here is a profile of Angelina Jolie: Out Bisexual Actress.

Katherine "Kate" Moennig: Shane on The L Word
Katherine "Kate" Moennig plays lesbian playgirl Shane on The L Word. But is Katherine Moennig a lesbian in real life? Here is a bio of Katherine Moennig.

Heather Matarazzo: Lesbian Actor
Famous lesbian celebrity Heather Matarazzo has acted in numerous TV shows and movies. She is a well-known lesbian celebrity and has been out as a lesbian for most of her acting career.

Thea Gill as Lindsay on Queer as Folk
Thea Gill plays Lindsay on Queer as Folk. She plays a lesbian, but is she lesbian or bisexual herself?

Michelle Clunie as Melanie on Queer as Folk
Michelle Clunie plays Melanie, one of the two lesbians on Showtime's Queer as Folk. Learn more about the actress who plays the dark haired dyke on QAF.

Ellen DeGeneres Molested as a Child
TV talk show host and lesbian celebrity Ellen DeGeneres admitted that she was sexually abused as a child by her stepfather.

Sarah Shahi: Carmen on The L Word
Actress Sarah Shahi plays Carmen on the lesbian drama, The L Word. Here is her biography.

Honey Labrador: Queer Eye for the Straight Girl
Honey Labrador is "The Lady" or the lesbian on Bravo's Queer Eye for the Straight Girl.

Sara Gilbert: Lesbian Mom
Sara Gilbert who played Darlene on The Rosanne Show an out lesbian mom.

Who is Portia de Rossi?
Ellen DeGeneres reportedly left her relationship with Alexandra Hedison to be with Portia de Rossi. So who is Portia de Rossi and how did she and Ellen DeGeneres meet?

Cynthia Nixon: Same City, Different Sex
Sex in the City's Cynthia Nixon, who played Miranda, admitted she is romantically involved with another woman.

An Interview with Tammy Lynn Michaels
Tammy Lynn Michaels, actor and wife of lesbian rocker Melissa Etheridge took a few moments to chat with me about coming out, her love and marriage to Melissa and her future acting plans.

Ellen DeGeneres: One Funny Lesbian
Ellen Degeneres has her own talk show and is now involved with photographer Alexandra Hedison. Here's a biography of one of the most famous lesbian celebrities, Ellen Degeneres.

Advice for a Lesbian Actor Heading to Hollywood
Lesbian actor Tammy Lynn Michaels offers advice about whether or not to stay in the closet if you want to become a Hollywood celebrity.

Ellen's Emmys
Ellen DeGeneres' Talk Show is nominated for 12 Emmy Awards.

Drew Barrymore: Bisexual Actress
Drew Barrymore admits she is bisexual and finds women to be sexually attractive.

Karina Lombard: Marina on The 'L' Word
Marina has gotten more than just Jenny hot. Lesbians everywhere are lusting after Karina Lombard and the sexy character she plays on Showtime's The 'L' Word.

Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen's back on the air, but is she out?

Gina Gershon
Gina Gershon plays a lesbian in Bound and bisexual in Prey for Rock-n-Roll. So what is her sexual orientation?

Leisha Hailey: Actor and Rocker
Leisha Hailey plays Alice on The L Word and was a member of the rock group the Murmus. Oh, yeah, and kd lang is her ex.

Lucy Liu
Find out what Lucy Liu, star of Charlie's Angels has to say about kissing women.

Karina Lombard
Karina Lombard plays Marina on The L Word.

Rosie O'Donnell
Rosie O'Donnell is a famous lesbian comedian, actress, talk show host and advocate for gay and lesbian adoption rights.

Is Lucy Liu a Lezzie?
Find out what Lucy Liu, star of Charlie's Angels has to say about kissing women.

Gina Gershon: Lesbian or Not?
Gina Gershon plays a lesbian in her new movie Prey for Rock & Roll. So, is she or isn't she?

Tammy Lynn Michaels
Tammy Lynn Michaels played Nicole on the WB series Popular and is married to famous lesbian rocker Melissa Etheridge.

Melissa Etheridge Marries!
Melissa and her partner tied the knot after California passed a new Domestic Partnership law.

Interview with Mikey Koffman from The Real L Word
Lesbian Life interview with The Real L Word star Mikey Koffman.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Ellen's back on the air, but is she out?

Kelly McGillis
Kelly McGillis came out as a lesbian in 2009, she married her partner in 2010.

Karen Williams Interview
Lesbian comedian Karen Williams sat down and spoke with Lesbian Life about her 25 years as an out lesbian comedian.

Lesbian Life Interview with Dreya Weber
Lesbian Life interview with actor Dreya Weber.

Amber Heart - Out Lesbian Actress
Learn more about Amber Heard, an out lesbian actress.

Amber Heart - Out Lesbian Actress
Learn more about Amber Heard, an out lesbian actress.

Lesbian Life Interview with Nicole Conn
Lesbian Life interviews lesbian filmmaker Nicole Conn.

Interview with Lisa Haas
Lesbian Life interviews Lisa Haas, star of Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same.

A Visit to The Ellen Show
A lesbian and her daughter scored tickets to the Ellen Show. They were so excited to dance with Ellen. Here's what it was really like at a taping of The Ellen Show

Kristy McNichol Comes out as Lesbian
Kristy McNichol comes out as Lesbian

Who is Your Favorite Lesbian/Bisexual Reality TV Star?
Who is your favorite lesbian or bisexual woman from a reality TV show? Nominate your favorite for an About.com Readers' Choice Award.

Lesbian Life Interviews Dana Goldberg
Lesbian Life sat down with Dana Goldberg, lesbian comedian, and talked about how she got her funny start, what inspires her and how she is able to manifest goodness in her life.

Kate McKinnon - Lesbian Comedian on Saturday Night Live
Kate McKinnon graduated from Logo's Big Gay Sketch Show to a starring role on Saturday Night Live.

Interview with Erin Foley
Out lesbian comedian Erin Foley talks to Lesbian Life just before her debut on the Conan O'Brien show.

Interview with Jennie McNulty
Lesbian Life interviews comedian Jennie McNulty.

Jodie Foster Comes Out At Golden Globe Awards
Jodie Foster came out at the Golden Globe Awards in an awkward and defensive way.

Lily Tomlin and Jane Wagner
Lily Tomlin and Jane Wagner are a famous lesbian couple

Dana Goldberg 2013 - Crossing the Line

Ellen Page Comes Out
Actress Ellen Page came out saying she's gay at an HRC event.

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