Actresses approach preparing for a lesbian role differently: some reach out to gay friends, for example, while others conduct online research. Without judging any approach as better or worse than the others, the following suggestions are things that an actress unfamiliar with the LGBT community might find helpful in preparing for the role. Lesbian-centric films run the gamut from exquisite, exceptionally produced classics to shoestring indies, in genres spanning romantic comedies, historical dramas, and the occasional sci-fi or horror film.
Coming out scenes in media are often shown as one-time occurrences. This is, of course, not how things go in real life. But every time someone comes out- and makes the gay community a little bit bigger- it is good for us and the world as a whole.
Love is complicated enough without the added intricacy of sexual identity. Sexuality is fluid, and really, you love who you love. These stars, whether publicly or privately, have all at least dabbled in a same-sex relationship at some point, even though some of these celebs are nothing short of heartthrobs to the opposite sex.
Already an emerging Hollywood talent, actress Amber Heard came out of the closet at the GLAAD 25th anniversary celebration on Friday, proudly announcing that she is a lesbian. The 'Zombieland' and 'Pineapple Express' star, who will soon appear as Jonny Depp's love interest in 'The Rum Diaries,' came out with her girlfriend, photographer Tasya van Ree, whom she has been dating since Speaking to the gay rights-focused entertainment site AfterEllen.
Love, sweet love -- that is so evident when looking at photos and reading interviews about these sweet couples. It's beautiful to see how some of these relationships have lasted decades and others are just starting out, but the admiration and affection is so strong. I think we can learn a thing or two from these famous lesbian couples.
Even women who identify themselves as heterosexual have played onscreen lesbian roles. Not only do they look bomb, but they act bomb too. However, these actresses are doing more than just captivating an audience.
After a long time, Kristen Stewart stepped out with her best friend Alicia Cargile with whom she has been linked for months. The former Twilight actress who has kept her love life private ever since splitting from former co-star Robert Pattinsonwas spotted with "close friend" Alicia Cargile on holiday in Honolulu months ago and since then, questions on her sexuality came up. Although KStew has addressed the rumours of her being a lesbian or a bisexual, she was recently snapped with her bestie Alicia yet again when the friends stepped out for some lunch in West Hollywood.
The raunchy video got a number of hits. She had love scenes with Elizabeth Mitchell in this moving bio-pic. The role got Charlize an Oscar.