Feature image from L Morgan Lee on Instagram.
Oh hi there! It’s me, Valerie Anne! Here to cover for Heather and bring you a shiny, new Pop Culture Fix!
+ L Morgan Lee is the first openly trans person to be nominated for a Tony in an acting category EVER for her role as Thought 1 in A Strange Loop for the very awards Ariana Debose will be hosting WHAT A TIME TO BE A QUEER THEATRE DORK
+ ABC canceled Queens and Promised Land :(
+ Lesbian Jeopardy contestant Mattea Roach’s win streak ended after 23 games, hopefully now she has time to watch Buffy
+ Outfest partnered with Netflix to expand their screenwriting lab for LGBTQ+ creatives
+ The trailer to the upcoming Ms. Marvel series dropped! Is it June 8th yet??
+ Jodie Whittaker might be leaving but Sex Education’s Ncuti Gatwa will be the next Doctor, which is something I can get behind
+ Batwoman fans are trying to get HBO Max to #SaveBatwoman and lordy loo I hope they do
🔥 It looks like Gotham in NYC today!! Thanks to everyone who’s made a contribution so far for the billboards. We’re just getting started! #SaveBatwoman #HBOMaxSaveBatwoman @hbomax @warnerbrostv @Caseybloys @BatwomanWriters @JaviciaLeslie pic.twitter.com/cm9PWILZOy
— The Vaporz 🎬 (@thevaporz1) May 6, 2022
+ Prime Video teased the upcoming Paper Girls, based on a comic in which at least one of those paper girls is gay
+ Wanda Sykes’ The Upshaws will be back on June 29th
+ Never Have I Ever returns in August
+ And this last thing isn’t exactly NEWS necessarily but I wanted you to know: Heather Morris made a Tiktok imagining Brittany S. Pierce as the Glee Club teacher and it’s perfection.
#greenscreen She’s never felt so seen
The release date for sapphic vampire / vampire hunter Netflix series First Kill was announced for June 10. It also got a poster and some first look images.
first Batwoman now Queens! : O
Off-topic: did every lady-lover here but me know that (incoming Presidential Press Secretary) Karine Jean-Pierre and CNN’s Suzanne Malveaux were a couple??? (Why wasn’t I told? 😵)