“Supergirl” Season 4: Nicole Maines Talks Dreamer’s Impact on Transgender Representation

Though we’re still in the early days of summer, before we know it we’re going to find ourselves in the middle of the fall – and knee-deep in our fsvorite CW “Arrowverse” shows. With Arrow shuffling off the network’s programming coil after an abbreviated eighth season (making The Flash the “elder states-show” of the “Arrowverse”), Ruby Rose-starrer Batwoman joining the […]

‘Transparent’: Series Creator Jill Soloway Reveals Fate of Jeffrey Tambor’s Maura

Fans of Amazon and series creator Jill Soloway‘s series Transparent have been speculating for months what the final fate would be for Jeffrey Tambor’s character, Maura – and now it’s been confirmed: Tambor’s character will be killed off by the opening of the series’ musical finale “The Transparent Musicale Finale” (yes, “musicale” is meant to […]

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Dieselfunk Dispatch: FX’s ‘Pose’ Star Indya Moore on Career, Season Finale

Greetings, Dieselfunkateers! Indya Moore, star of FX’s Pose, talks to the Dispatch about her career, acting process, and life philosophy. SDCC is now coming to an end, and The Dispatch wanted to bring something unique for you folks. Ryan Murphy is without question one of the dominant storytellers in motion media over the last decade. […]


The Weekly Static S01E14: Murray, Marvel, A “Million” Moms & More!

Give me some rope I’m coming loose, I’m hanging on you. Give me some rope I’m coming loose, I’m pulling for…The Weekly Static! Welcome back, everybody…glad you could join me again! But before we get ready to trip the light fantastic on the sidewalks of New York… here it is! So once more with feeling – […]

Pose: FX’s First Look At Transgender Cast From New Ryan Murphy Series

Ryan Murphy has a pretty diverse programming empire spreading out across FX and Fox. Just recently, Murphy’s run has included killer clowns and cults (American Horror Story: Cult); a shocking, tragic murder in the fashion world (American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace); and a look into the lives of police officer, paramedics and […]

A Week In Transphobia In Comics

It’s been an interesting first week of Pride Month for comics. Early in the week, in fact pretty much kicking it off, came news that Drawn & Quarterly had cancelled a book, Sadbøi, by artist Berliac due to a historic transphobic essay and comments that were brought to light. Now, on new comic day of […]

‘CS:GO’ Tournament To Revise Rules After Rejecting Transgender Players

Buzzfeed broke the news last week that tournament organizer Munich Finest Gaming rejected several transgender players from the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive “5on5 Female Open Summer 2017” event that was hosted by ESL. The original action was taken because the players could be potentially penalized for “faking their gender” and that their applications were rejected based off photographs […]

Transgender Comic Creator At Centre Of Media Storm Over TSA Treatment

Shadi Petowsky is a comic book designer, creator and publisher, working with the likes Zander Cannon and Kevin Cannon as Big Time Attic, on comics such as Replacement God and Top 10, as well as working on the Yo Gabba Gabba TV series, and for Puny Entertainment. But she’s hit the news this week for very […]

SDCC ’15: Writing Transgender Character

By Joe Glass One of Prism Comics many LGBTQ related panels over the course of SDCC, they ran this year a panel discussing among creators some of things to consider when writing trans characters and their experiences. Moderated by Prism Comics Board Member Tara Madison Avery (Gooch), the panel featured Knave Murdok (Transcat), Ronnie Ritchie […]

James Robinson Responds To Transgender Controversy Over Airboy

A week-and-a-bit ago, Justice League 3001 #1 by JM DeMatteis, Keith Giffen and Howard Porter, published by DC Comics, featured the following exchange between a cloned Superman and a cloned Batman in the future. Like they do. They both have very different personalities to the originals. And Superman is, to be frank, a thoughtless boorish […]

Lying In The Gutters – 28th June 2015 – Skye High

One week till I see Ant-Man, fly out to San Diego and read the second issue of Providence. Everything else is leading up to that. But this is the week that has been and gone… what did you all read? (UPDATE – this got pushed out by yesterday’s Marvel coverage and does not take those […]