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Neighbours have cast their first non-binary character on the series

Although the series is set to end soon, Neighbours have announced another first, casting a non-binary character.  Actor Kathleen Ebbs has announced they will be taking on the role. They will be playing the character of Asher Nesmith on the program. Another first for Neighbours The casting of a non-binary character is another first for …

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Neighbours star pays heartfelt tribute to soap’s queer legacy

A Neighbours actor has shared a heartfelt tribute to the long-running Australian soap’s queer legacy as the show potentially faces the end of its 36-year run. Neighbours halted production this week as major UK financial backer Channel 5 confirmed it would axe the soap, leaving its future uncertain. Actor Takaya Honda took to Instagram to …

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David and Aaron are becoming dads on ‘Neighbours’

Neighbours‘ gay husbands David and Aaron will become parents to a young foster child this week on the long-running soap. The couple, played by Takaya Honda and Matt Wilson, got married on the Network 10 series in 2018. And this week they’ll get the chance to become dads. The pair will become permanent carers to …

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Bop or flop? ‘Neighbours’ theme tune gets Mardi Gras remix

Aussie soap Neighbours has unveiled a remix of its theme tune in time for the 2019 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras this weekend. A large contingent of the cast and crew of the show will be taking part in this year’s parade for the first time. “We’ve only gone and given the Neighbours theme …

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‘Neighbours’ To Film Scenes At 2019 Sydney Mardi Gras Parade

Aussie soap Neighbours is set to shoot scenes at this year’s Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade in March. The show’s production company, Fremantle, said Neighbours stars would appear on a float in the Parade and the long-running soap would also shoot scenes during festivities for a storyline that will feature in upcoming episodes. …

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WATCH: ‘Neighbours’ Teases David and Aaron’s Wedding In Heartwarming Clip

Long-running soap Neighbours has given fans a glimpse of gay couple David and Aaron’s upcoming same-sex wedding in a new video released online. The couple got engaged in scenes that screened in May and the new video shows the characters celebrating before David and Aaron (played by Matt Wilson and Takaya Honda) walk down the …

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Neighbours films first gay wedding with Magda Szubanski as celebrant

Long-running Australian soap Neighbours has filmed its first ever same-sex wedding, with gay couple Aaron and David set to make it to the altar in an upcoming episode. The on-again-off-again couple finally got engaged to each other on the beach in scenes screened this month. And this week, the show’s cast shot David and Aaron’s …

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‘Neighbours’ Is On Its Way To Its First Gay Wedding

Australian soap Neighbours will this week move a step closer to the show’s first ever gay wedding. The long-running show’s on-again-off-again gay couple Aaron and David will finally get engaged to each other on the beach in this Friday’s (May 18) episode. Matt Wilson, who plays Aaron, said it was a step he had wanted …

‘Home And Away’ To Introduce New Gay Character

Long-running Australian soap Home and Away will introduce a gay character later this year. Actor Ray Meagher, who plays the Channel Seven soap’s iconic character Alf, has teased in an interview that a new gay male character is on the way. Asked whether he’d like to see a gay character introduced to Home and Away …

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‘Neighbours’ Had To Cut A Line From The Show’s Gay Wedding Proposal

One of the writers of Australian soap Neighbours has revealed that the script for the episode had to be changed after Australia’s historic “yes” vote for marriage equality. Neighbours’ first episode of the year, aired last night, saw character David Tanaka pop the question to his boyfriend Aaron Brennan in the long-running show’s first ever …

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