Pop Culture Fix: Sara Ramirez Joins the New “Sex and The City,” Guess You’re Watching After All

Here’s your midweek Pop Culture Fix, friends!

+ Sara Ramirez has joined the new Sex and the City, and we couldn’t help but wonder: are they the new Samantha?

“Ramirez’s character, Che Diaz, is a non-binary, queer, stand-up comedian that hosts a podcast on which Carrie is regularly featured… Che is a big presence with a big heart whose outrageous sense of humor and progressive, human overview of gender roles has made them and their podcast very popular.”

+ The trailer for Feel Good’s second season has dropped.

+ Outfest launches a fan event for Pride that will focus on queer TV.

+ Claws — and Niecy Nash’s jumpsuits, much to Natalie’s great delight — will be back this summer.

+ Angela Robinson is remaking The Hunger.

+ Billy Porter breaks his 14-year silence on being HIV positive.

+ Here’s a sneak peek at The Bold Type’s season five premiere.

+ The Black Lightning family rallies in extended series finale trailer.

+ Here’s the official trailer for Dear Evan Hansen, which stars Amandla Stenberg.

+ Betty’s season two teaser is here. (Drew: MY SKATER GIRLS!)

+ St. Vincent and Carrie Brownstein put their friendship to the test in the horror-tinged, mind-bending teaser trailer for The Nowhere Inn. (Natalie: “Friendship.”)

+ Michelle Buteau goes on a wild weekend getaway.

+ Prince Harry and Oprah’s The Me You Can’t See trailer teases stories from Lady Gaga, Glenn Close, and more.

+ Wanda Sykes, Mike Epps, and Kim Fields on the working class roots of The Upshaws.

+ As Ellen DeGeneres says goodbye, it seems certain allegations do have consequences.

+ The real story behind TikTok.

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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.

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