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Indie Wire: Matt Bomer’s “Anything” is “Offensive”

Indie Wire: Matt Bomer’s “Anything” is “Offensive”

Matt Bomer’s “Anything”  opened to limited audiences Friday amid calls for a boycott from the LGBT community. “…“Anything” might have been a halfway decent movie with a transgender actress in the role.” writes Indie Wire’s Jude Dry in a scathing to the point review. That’s the crux of our issue with Anything. It’s not that […]

Transface vs Blackface and how they are the same and different.

Transface vs Blackface and how they are the same and different.

Hollywood still doesn’t seem to understand a man playing a transwoman (transface) is no better than blackface. (I want to be clear that this is for different reasons but still just as bad.) I get that there is a smaller pool of trans actresses to choose from. That’s not to say they couldn’t find one […]

Matt Bomer to star in “Anything” as a trans sex worker

Matt Bomer to star in “Anything” as a trans sex worker

ANYTHING but transgender. Bomer is a middle-aged obviously white privileged cisgender male. That Bomer could cast as a female sex worker boggles this transgender mind.  But most Hollywood reports about ANYTHING remain inbounds of the unspoken cis-normative boundary without mention that once again a cisgender MAN has been cast to play a transgender woman. Yahoo […]