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Link: Tatiana Maslany laments reaction to (spoiler’s) death

From Nick Patch of the Toronto Star:

Tatiana Maslany laments reaction to (spoiler’s) death
“There’s a bizarre focus on the fact that she’s bisexual or a lesbian and has been killed off, and that really reduces her to one thing in representing something, as opposed to being an individual. I find that to be a problematic complaint. She’s so much more than her sexuality and to make it about, ‘well, we killed off a lesbian character,’ that’s really reductive.” Continue reading. 

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Prior to becoming a television critic and partner at TV, Eh?, Greg David was a critic for TV Guide Canada, the country's most trusted source for TV news. He has interviewed television actors, actresses and behind-the-scenes folks from countless programs. Survivor winners, Donald Trump, Jerry Bruckheimer ... he has interviewed (literally) hundreds of TV people over the course of his career. He is a past member of the Television Critics Association.
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One thought on “Link: Tatiana Maslany laments reaction to (spoiler’s) death”

  1. Interesting. We suffered similar reactions on both sides of the coin. Anger on one side for the introduction of a gay character coupled with equal anger at her demise.

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