Wednesday, October 21

Transgender

01s-stories, Keanu Reeves, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski, Movies, The Matrix, Transgender

The Matrix director Lilly Wachowski confirms the film is a trans allegory

By Becca Longmire. 8 seconds ago "The Matrix" director Lilly Wachowski has confirmed that the much-loved movie is a trans story. Wachowski, who co-directed the film with his sister Lana, spoke about the old fan theory 21 years after its release. Wachowski, formerly known as Andy, said in an interview with Netflix Film Club: “I'm glad you found out that was the original intention. But the world was not ready for that, the corporate world was not ready for that. " RELATED: The Sequel to 'The Matrix' Returned to Spring 2022 Release “I'm glad that people are talking about the 'Matrix' movies with a trans narrative; I love how meaningful those films are to trans people, and the way they approach me and say, 'These films saved my life,' ”she shared. The filmmaker...
family, gender reveal, grey gwaltney, LGBTQIA, love gwaltney, Parenting, parents, Pride, Pride 🏳️‍🌈, Trans, Transgender

Parents throw incredible gender reveal party for 17-year-old trans son

Break out the tissues, this is one gender reveal story that’s too important to not share.Love Gwaltney shared a collage of photos on Facebook celebrating a recent gender reveal party she and her husband, Brandon, threw. While Love is pregnant, the party wasn’t for the new baby.“We wanted to announce that we got it wrong 17 years ago when we told the world we were having a little girl,” Love wrote on Facebook. “We’d like to introduce you to our SON: Grey.”The sweet post outlines how parents can get so wrapped up in “expected characteristics” based off of “biological sex,” that sometimes they can make mistakes and accidentally label a child the wrong identity. That’s why Love and Brandon made an effort to correct their mistake and announce that their 17-yea...
Celebs, Movies, Our Lady J, Rub & Tug, Scarlett Johansson, Transgender

‘Rub & Tug’ To Be Revived With Trans Actor After Scarlett Johansson Casting Controversy Led To Movie’s Cancellation

By Brent Furdyk. 1 hour ago EPA/ETIENNE LAURENT Back in 2018, it was announced that Scarlett Johansson had been cast in the lead role in “Rub & Tug”, a gangster flick based on the true story of massage parlour entrepreneur Dante “Tex Gill,” a transgender man who clashed with the Philadelphia mob. Controversy over the casting from the LGBTQ community ultimately led to the film being scrapped. However, the project is now being revived, getting a do-over as a TV series — with a commitment to cast a trans actor in the role. RELATED: Scarlett Johansson Exits Movie, Backs Out Of Playing Transgender Character After Backlash According to a report in Deadline, the pilot will be written by Our Lady J, whose credits include “Pose” and “Transparent”, ...