Australia network will have open auditions for their Queer Eye Fab Five.

Australia network will have open auditions for their Queer Eye Fab Five.
The forthcoming Australian version of Queer Eye for the Straight Guy will have public auditions for its Fab Five. A Network Ten exec says they’ll be “looking for balance and, first and foremost, I really have to say we’re not wanting to perpetuate stereotypes. We want to be entertaining, but we also don’t want to be offensive.” Information about those auditions will be announced as part of The Q Test, a spoof of the National IQ Test that asks, “How Queer are you?”

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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