Pop Culture Fix: A Sworded Anne Lister Wants Normal People to F*ck Off in This Deleted “Gentleman Jack” Scene

Another Wednesday, another Pop Culture Fix — crafted lovingly, just for you.

+ Please enjoy this Gentleman Jack deleted scene!

+ Sayani Gupta, Kirti Kulhari, Bani J, and Maanvi Gagroo all star in Amazon’s new series, Four More Shots, and it looks gaaaaay.


+ Birds of Prey director Cathy Yan wants Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy to get together in the Birds of Prey sequel.

+ The teaser trailer for Janelle Monae’s Homecoming is here and she’s absolutely smoochin’ a lady in it! Natalie made you a screenshot!

+ Fugitive production company has picked up the rights to Abby, a drama “based on the true story of Abby Stein, a young woman from New York, who used to be an ultra-Orthodox rabbi.”

+ Cameron Esposito chatted with The Advocate about releasing her memoir during a pandemic.

+ The cast of Grace and Frankie are doing a live-read of an unseen episode from the upcoming seventh season.

+ The Last of Us 2 has been delayed indefinitely, but I’m more excited for it than ever after reading a right wing blog that said it’s “pro-lesbian propaganda” with “Christian villains.”

+ Fox has cancelled Deputy, which isn’t a surprise, but is a bummer; Bex Taylor-Klaus was awesome in it.

+ Stay until the end!

+ Syfy is going to re-air all of Xena AND Battlestar Galactica! (Lucy Lawless is queer in both of ’em.)

+ Just a couple of gay dads on DuckTales (whoo-oooh!).

+ Here’s a sneak peek at this year’s Halloween episode of Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

+ Jane Fonda has joined TikTok to revive her ’80s workout videos (and address the climate crisis).

Heather Hogan is an Autostraddle senior writer who lives in New York City with her partner, Stacy, and their cackle of rescued pets. She's a member of the Television Critics Association, the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association, and a Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer critic. You can also find her on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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