We are currently editing over articles, and you can help! This long-running Showtime series features intertwined stories about the lives and loves of a group of lesbians and bisexuals in Los Angeles. The characters date, get into committed relationships, consider having families, hook up, break up, question their sexuality, stay in the closet, come out or sleep around -- sometimes all of the above. Tensions run high on election night as Bette and Dani await the results, Shane and Quiara go through their most difficult challenge yet, and Alice takes a big swing on her show. We're an encyclopedia run and maintained by people just like you!
17 Reasons Why Bette Porter Is The Best L Word Character
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She was ranked No. Bette is introduced as an affluent, Ivy League -educated lesbian of African-American and Caucasian heritage. She grew up in Philadelphia and was an art history major at Yale, where she notably had sex with her boyfriend, Coleman. They both realized they were gay shortly after, with Bette developing a crush on her art history professor, Danica Palmer Lifesize: Eventually, she came out as a lesbian, and fell for her bisexual friend, Kelly. After Kelly rejected her advances, Bette grew depressed to the brink of suicide.
‘The L Word: Generation Q:’ An Ode To Bette & Tina
Bette Porter is a poised, professional and brilliant woman who remains at the top of her game. An openly gay public figure, she's never one to shy away from discussing her sexuality or many other hot button issues. Her romantic entanglements remain complicated, however.
The third season of The L Word originally aired on Showtime from January 8, to March 26, and aired 12 episodes. The season begins six months after the birth of Tina and Bette's daughter, Angelica. New characters in this season include Moira Sweeney a working class butch portrayed by Daniela Sea who is Jenny's girlfriend for most of the season and Angus Partridge portrayed by Dallas Roberts , Angelica's male nanny who later becomes Kit's lover. Erin Daniels' character, Dana Fairbanks, starts in a multi-episode storyline dealing with a breast cancer battle and culminating with her death. As the season progresses, lines from Alice's chart see here connect one member of each vignette with a new individual in the next.