I did a lot of research and it’s a subject that’s really important to me,” Tatiana said, tears forming in her eyes. “Yeah, it just means a lot to me that we could tell that story. And you know, I’m not a trans actor so there is a political sort of situation there and it’s not the most ideal, but what our show does is it explores identity. And what better way to explore it than through a trans male? We don’t see trans men on screen very often at all. And, you know, the best thing for me was when we heard the response to Tony, which was very polarized. But the best thing about it is it opens up a debate, and it opens up a discussion, and it makes the subject relevant and important and present in people’s thoughts, regardless of how they felt about Tony, whether they felt represented, whether they didn’t understand—whatever it is, these stories need to be told and we need to talk about trans stories and we need to have them represented to the point where it’s just, it’s just a given and it’s not exceptional anymore and trans actors get to step up and play these parts as well in the same way cisgender people have been doing it for a while. I felt a responsibility but I felt a large amount of gratitude and—”
“Joy?” co-star Maria Doyle Kennedy offered.
“Fuck yeah, joy!” Tatiana said. “Totally."
you have to tell which one it is now, that’s in the rules.
if i tell you what it is everyone will know what kind of fanfiction i’ve been browsing and there are too many people following me that i know in real life to allow that to happen
sometimes when i read the description for a fanfic i need to take a step back from the computer for a minute and stare at various objects in the room because it’s just too fucking weird
it is amazing how i can look at my wall of over 400 video games and somehow not be able to find anything to play sometimes
i love GIRLS and i love when girls LOVE THEMSELVES and i love when girls LOVE OTHER GIRLS and this is so AMAZING
not changing ur url to maintain your brand recognition
Lana Parrilla at SDCC 2014
i had to put a bandaid on because i stabbed myself with a fork but taking off this bandaid hurts more than the fork