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Rose
Online dating has never been so gay.
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Waaaaay back in 2012, the lovely folks at Queeries Mag asked Renée to interview the great and beautiful Olympica Dukakis about her starring role in the lesbian road trip romance Cloudburst, which was being shown at the Toronto Inside Out... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2013 at Seeking Simone
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Oh, lovely people. HELLO. You know, I remember researching other web shows when we first started out on this webseries journey and feeling very dismissive of shows that only did one or two seasons. "What is THEIR problem?" I would... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2013 at Seeking Simone
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We are always excited when there are more homos on the web - so naturally, when the good folks at new LGBT video site ISeeGayPeople.tv asked us to be part of their initial webseries offerings, the answer was a resounding... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Oh, kittens. Team Simone is STILL recovering from the fun and frolic of the Inside Out LGBT Film Festival! We were so thrilled to have our little webseries representin' as part of the Local Heroes program! Sadly, not all of... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Well, we've been sitting on THIS news for a few weeks and now we can share it with you! We're super thrilled to announce that our very own Seeking Simone will be screened at the Inside Out Film Festival in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Fantastic Fio, who offered to translated Ep 2.5: Leslie into Italian, has delivered - just in time for your Easter visit to the Pope! Now when you accidentally end up on a date with an Italian gentleman, you'll know how... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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The lovely ladies of AWOP Radio were kind enough to interview Team Simone on their podcast last weekend and THEN they were SUPER kind and sent us an MP3 of our interview for our site! How awesome is that?? Super... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Hey, Simone fans! Ready to get crazy progressive on a Sunday night? Wooo! So are we!! Simone creators Renée and Rose will be chatting with the fine folks of A World of Progress Radio on their podcast Sunday, March 25th!... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Faith and begorrah, it's St. Patrick's Day tomorrow! Squeeze a wee leprechaun (in this case, "leprechaun" is a cutesy euphemism for "boobs")! Count your lucky charms! Kiss people who are Irish! Find a pot of gold, if you know what... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Subtitles in German? Ja, ja, we haz them, thanks to the lovely Saskia, who volunteered her time to translate the script. Thanks to her, you can now let your German suitors know - in their native tongue - that "If... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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As if the Oscars weren't glamour enough this weekend! We at Team Simone were thrilled when we got the word that Simone herself, the lovely Renée Olbert, was nominated for not one, but TWO Indie Intertube Awards! Wooo! Break out... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Here at Team Simone, we are a little divided about awards shows. Some of us LIVE FOR THEM - and some of us...do not. Anyway, the half of Team Simone who loves awards shows just reminded the other half of... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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CLIFFHANGER! HAHAHAAA! Oh, Episode 2.5. I believe that the date with Leslie was only our second day of shooting but everyone got into the swing of things pretty fast. HUGE thanks to the wonderful folks at Fire on the East... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2012 at Seeking Simone
Simone's been on a few first dates now, but not one of them has been...shall we say..."ideal". Although a few of them did work out quite nicely. Quite, quite nicely. Over to you guys - what's your ideal first date?... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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The terrific Gaëlle Carrion and team at French lesbian site Univers-L have done it again. You can now tell your friends that if "they made the pick, they can deal with the dick" - in French!! Ep 2.5 with French... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Back when they were both single, Simone and Audrey used to have a "bitter roommate" Valentine's Day tradition where they would crank call former girlfriends, drink a lot of gin and tonics and then cry a little while watching Buffy... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2012 at Seeking Simone
We here at Team Simone *think* we know who Simone sees on the street after her date with Leslie - but DO YOU KNOW?? If you haven't seen Ep 2.5: Leslie yet, go check it out - and then come... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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GTA dwellers! Tonight on Rogers Cable 10 & 63 will be HOTNESS. While RogersTV FoQus with Deb Pearce host Deb Pearce is off saving the world, one diaper at a time, our own Renée Olbert is guest-hosting the show tonight!... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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As usual, our subtitleists extraordinaire have been at it again - we are now offering Ep 2.5: Leslie with delicious Spanish and Portuguese subtitles! Now, when you're playing World of Warcraft with your nerd lover, you can ask them about... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Wow. It took us 3 years to get 948 fans and just a few hours to get the final 52 we need for that delightful, round 1000. YOU ARE THE MOST AWESOME PEOPLE EVER!! Look! Thank you all so much... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Hey gang! So guess what? After three long years, I have finally learned not to announce the release date of a Seeking Simone episode until the episode is ACTUALLY FINISHED. But this time, Episode 2.5: Leslie is complete. I have... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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Just wanted to take a moment to thank all of our wonderful fans, dedicated translators and folks who thought we were worth interviewing for making 2011 such a great year for Team Simone! We wish you all the best in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2012 at Seeking Simone
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The agony! The ecstasy! The boob grab! Episode 2.4 was a lot of fun to film - we were on location and everything. JEALOUS?? The original plan was to shoot the "party" for the Geminons on a Friday night, when... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2011 at Seeking Simone
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Finally, you can enjoy Ep 2.4: Dread Carpet the way it was meant to be watched - with subtitles in Renée Olbert's mother tongue, German! Now you can let your pals know their boobs are "perky" in yet another language.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2011 at Seeking Simone
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Our excellent Italian translator Laura has been on a roll and we are reaping the rewards of her labours! Now for our Italian-speaking fans - or just the ladies who'd like to learn how to say "dress made of pubes"... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2011 at Seeking Simone