Jill Gutowitz

tv

Killing Eve's Queer Storyline Is Looking More and More Like a Marketing Ploy

Sandra Oh's recent comments about the relationship between Eve and Villanelle have queer fans fuming on Twitter.
Jill Gutowitz
6.6.19
tv

Fleabag's Hot Priest Gave Me Flashbacks to My Early Queer Thirst

Fleabag and the Hot Priest's relationship was secretive, scandalous, and somewhat deviant—which is exactly what it was like when I first fell for someone of the same sex.
Jill Gutowitz
6.4.19
Opinion

An Ode to 'Hannah Montana: The Movie' On Its 10th Anniversary

Let’s talk about why the old Miley was so spectacular and universally adored by kids and horny teens, like me.
Jill Gutowitz
4.10.19
this is fine

Screaming to Pop Music on Drives Saves Me From the Hell That Is My Mind

All I need is Dua Lipa, my car, and maybe a vape, and I can pull myself out of a spiral over a girl not texting me back.
Jill Gutowitz
4.8.19
Culture

The ‘Pretty Little Liars’ Spinoff Is Unhinged Queer Camp

Every time there wasn’t a queer twist, I was surprised—transitively, the heterosexual plot lines in this show are the real twists.
Jill Gutowitz
4.2.19
Culture

An Open Letter to My Nemesis, Pete Davidson: Stop Stealing My Girlfriends

I’m gay, which means two things: One, I hold grudges. Two, I don’t care about some weird dude’s dating life. But here’s what I do care about, a lot: international pop stars and actresses over 40.
Jill Gutowitz
3.13.19
Op-Ed

How Rachel Weisz Became the Unofficial Straight LGBTQ Ambassador

People used to love Rachel Weisz for her charming and magnetic romance roles. But that was before the rabid queer internet community and I got a hold of her.
Jill Gutowitz
2.22.19
Film

'Bend it Like Beckham' Is the Gayest Love Story Never Told

While "Bend it Like Beckham" is often mistaken for a coming-of-age story about soccer player best friends, many of us saw our own baby queer desires in Jess and Jules' relationship.
Jill Gutowitz
2.11.19
Op-Ed

You’re Not Allowed in the Anne Hathaway Club if You Hated Her in the 2000s

As a faithful fan, watching you frauds come crawling back into the Hathaway standom makes my blood boil.
Jill Gutowitz
1.28.19
Hocus Pocus

I Watched 'Hocus Pocus' for the First Time As a Gay Adult

This movie needs way more evil girl group bops and way less boring, virgin-centric hijinks.
Jill Gutowitz
10.30.18
Broadly

I Was So Gay for Meg From 'Hercules' That It Terrified Me

The most intriguing part of Meg wasn’t her slender waistline or disproportionate breast size—it was her depth, her wit, her bullheaded resistance to being saved, and her willingness to rebuke masculinity.
Jill Gutowitz
7.13.18
Broadly

Every Outfit Cate Blanchett Wore in 'Ocean's 8' Made Me Gayer

Be gay, do crimes, and wear tiny ties.
Jill Gutowitz
6.7.18
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