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Comeback kid

IF AT FIRST YOU DON’T SUCCEED, TRY, TRY AGAIN – AN AGE-OLD PROVERB LIVERPUDLIAN LOVELY AND SINGER-SONGWRITER CHELCEE GRIMES HAS PROVEN TO HOLD MORE THAN A LITTLE TRUTH

CHELCEE GRIMES

Meeting on a sunny afternoon in central London, the first thing I notice about Chelcee is her beaming smile. Though we’ve not met in person before, that doesn’t stop her diving straight in for a bear hug and inviting me to join her on the cosy corner sofa she’s nabbed. “How are you today, Chelcee?” I ask. “I’m happier now the sun is out!” she tells me, grinning like a kid who’s just left school for the summer. Initially signed by Sony Music six years ago, Chelcee was dropped before she had the chance to release a single. Resilient still, Chelcee spent the next few years honing her craft, and in 2017 was given that allimportant second chance…

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We’re thrilled to have lesbian royalty Samira Wiley on our cover this month talking about The Handmaid’s Tale, Orange Is The New Black, and the importance of representation. In our exclusive interview, Samira also opens up about coming out, being a role model, and why she’s no longer worried about being labelled as a “gay actress”. Also in this issue… Orange Is Back: Why we’re still hooked, six seasons later Taryn Manning tells DIVA: “I miss playing the villain” Picnic At Hanging Rock: Natalie Dormer chats to Roxy Bourdillon about the BBC’s new sapphic series Miseducation Of Cameron Post star Sasha Lane: “I still haven’t come out to my parents” Hannah Bardell MP visits Malawi Eight surprisingly LGBT-friendly holiday destinations PLUS: Gay Games 2018, Edinburgh Fringe, horoscopes and much more!