As excited as I am for Call Me By Your Name, is it really too much to ask for to cast queer actors in queer roles? LGBTQ talent deserves to be involved in telling their own stories.
Hollywood homophobia forces so many to stay closeted for fear of not working, of not being able to be themselves and still pursue their passion, and at the expense of their own mental health and well-being.
How can I explain this to you. You see.. I have Borderline Personality Disorder as well, and that is why you are so important to me. I know what it’s like to be you, and have the whole world in constant judgement of your actions. What do they know.. They don’t know what it’s like to be us, but I do. I understand how you felt when you swallowed pills to kill the pain.. you were awfully depressed. Who should judge you when they don’t understand you. Do they really know what it’s like to have a war in your head.. who will win, what will conquer your thoughts today. The constant agony of feeling every single moment all at once.
I don’t know a lot, but one thing I do know is that no matter what I know how you felt. I wish I could’ve told you that Marilyn. From one Borderline, to another.
Her autobiography may have been exaggerated by people after her death but there is no doubt that Frances Farmer had the most hellish life. People may not be treated as horrendously in psychiatric hospitals anymore but they are rarely treated well. Remembering the strong, intelligent, feisty, rebellious woman on her birthday. 💘
Kevin Spacey takes the stage with Beyoncé, Jimmy Fallon, and Tony Danza as Hollywood HIts Broadway. Katie Couric and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) Unite Hollywood & Broadway Stars to Launch The Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health at The Waldorf Astoria in New York City. November 12, 2002
Chapters: 1/1 Fandom: Descendants (Disney Movies) Rating: Teen And Up Audiences Warnings: No Archive Warnings Apply Relationships: Evie/Harry Hook Characters: Evie (Disney), Harry Hook, Uma (Disney), Carlos de Vil, Gaston (Disney) Additional Tags: Alternate Universe - Hollywood, Hevie - Freeform, mental health, Alternate Universe - Real World Summary:
Love what is true and the world will come to you, you can find it in yourself. ‘Hollywood’ -Michael Buble
Alright Loves, we’ve done it again. It’s a little different but hopefully ya’ll will love it as much as we love writing it.