Gay teen kisses on Spanish soap

One of our charming readers tipped us off to a gay teen storyline on a Spanish soap that recently culminated in a few on-screen kisses (the first being pretty chaste and the second moving into decidedly hotter territory).

The soap itself is called El cor de la ciutat and one viewer describes it as "Eastenders moves to Barcelona" — which probably means very little to most folks in the States. Regardless, the story looks as though it's being handled well — let's hope that Luke on As the World Turns gets a little pizza place action soon!


In 2003, Brian launched the world's first website devoted to horror film from a gay perspective (, mining an untapped (and occasionally unintentional) source of entertainment and bringing together a huge and colorful population of gay horror fans and filmmakers. When he's not pulling skeletons out of closets, Brian writes reviews for horror megasite, general film site, and can be found on the ever-informative Brian is also a filmmaker, having produced, written, and directed two shorts (the dark romantic comedy An Apple a Day and the eerie suspense piece Two Story House) that have played at film festivals worldwide and left audiences generally uneasy. A born-and-bred Midwesterner, Brian studied Mass Media and Film at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. (I know – crazy, right?) before fleeing the district for the warm and occasionally stinky shores of NYC. Brian is a proud member of the Online Film Critics Society, loving husband to illustrator Andy Swist, and benevolent overlord of their two cats.