The L Word Goes Directly to Jail

the_l_word_saison2Can’t get enough of Showtime lesbian drama The L Word? Well, one of its main characters is being sent off to the slammer for murder (murder!), in a lesbian prison spin-off that the network has in the can. Which lady is giving up her Birk’s for prison slippers? Find out after the jump.

The NY Post reports:

“Showtime has confirmed it recently completed a spinoff of “The L Word” in which one the show’s most popular characters, Alice Pieszecki (played by Leisha Hailey), lands in prison for murder.

“It’s tied into ‘The L Word’ storyline this year with the Jenny character that gets killed,” network president Bob Greenblatt tells The Post.

On the series, Alice is a writer who works for LA Magazine. “