Happy Winter Solstice/Yule Pop Culture Fix!
“In researching Ma Rainey, she was unapologetic about her sexuality. This is a woman who went to orgies. She was arrested at an orgy. I felt like Ma always had a woman with her. A lot of the women who dance with her were her women. She had orgies with them. That was her world. I didn’t want to sweep it under the rug.”
+ Emily VanDerWerff wonders: What is television, anyway?
+ Elliot Page posted his first public message since coming out.
+ There’s no word yet on a new season of The Bold Type, but Aisha Dee has signed on for a new Australian horror satire.
It's true, Bex Taylor-Klaus was going to play Tanya (named after @TanyaSaracho ) the hot barista that tempts Elena to stray (of course she stays true to Syd). I was so excited to work with @IBexWeBex — one day! #ODAAT #EpisodesThatNeverGotShot https://t.co/tFRmzQyx3n
— Gloria Calderón Kellett (@everythingloria) December 14, 2020
+ All My Children is getting a primetime reboot! Let’s go, Bianca!