Pop Culture Fix: One Day at a Time’s First Look Season 4 Photos are Here and Queer!

Welcome to your now twice-weekly Pop Culture Fix

+ The first pics from the fourth season of One Day at a Time are here to get your heart thumpin’ and give you something to actually look forward to!

+ Lena Waithe’s Twenties lands, at last, on BET tonight — and our own Carmen Phillips chatted with Tre’vell Anderson about how it signals LGBTQ+ progress at BET and beyond. Read it!

+ Rachel Maddow tried to explain Super Tuesday to Jimmy Fallon.

+ Why lesbian period dramas are on the rise and why they matter.

+ Director Gina Prince-Bythewood wrote an op-ed over at Variety for Black History Month about how representation in Hollywood is still way too rare.

+ Why West Side Story abandoned its queer narrative.

+ Alex Newell is doing the full press circuit talking up Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist.

+ The trailer for Siren’s third season is here and I have two words for you: Mermaid War.

+ I don’t know if this is actually gay but it is definitely gay-adjacent in a variety of ways: Gina Torres will play a vampire in ABC’s Dracula reimagining from Riverdale‘s creator

+ Jodie Comer on fame, falling in love, and finding Villanelle’s vulnerable side.

+ Fox has cancelled Almost Family and Syfy has cancelled The Magicians and The Handmaid’s Tale season four is delayed.

+ Pornhub is set to release its first ever non-adult film, about black lesbian strip club culture.

+ Kim Fields has joined Wanda Sykes’ new multi-cam Netflix comedy.

+ I Am Not Okay With This and the teen dramas that reject modernity.

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Heather Hogan

Heather Hogan is an Autostraddle senior editor who lives in New York City with her wife, Stacy, and their cackle of rescued pets. She's a member of the Television Critics Association, GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics, and a Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer critic. You can also find her on Twitter and Instagram.

Heather has written 1719 articles for us.


  1. I just want to give some attention to “Everything’s Going To Be Okay” on Freeform. We’ve got queer autistic youth crushing hard on each other, both played by #ActuallyAutistic actresses. I never thought I’d live to see the day.

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