The Importance Of Making Characters Gay, From ‘Buffy’ To ‘Star Trek’

When I first heard that Sulu, brought to life once again by John Cho, would be depicted as a gay man in Star Trek: Beyond, I was thrilled. To find out Sulu is gay is on par with having a friend or family member come out; you already know them, you are just learning another facet of who they are.

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A great post on the importance of diversifying your characters’ sexualities.

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The Importance Of Making Characters Gay, From ‘Buffy’ To ‘Star Trek’