the wainwrights

Representation at it’s best

Magnus Bane: Bisexual Male of Color who is unapologetically himself, also portrayed by the beautiful Harry Shum Jr. an Asian American actor and a MOC.

Originally posted by malecwings

Alec Lightwood: An openly gay man  

Originally posted by fyesaleclightwood

Malec: A healthy same sex relationship

Originally posted by stephen-amell

Raphael Santiago: An CANON Asexual character who is expressive of his sexuality

Originally posted by magnusandalec

Izzy Lightwood: A strong woman who is in every way equal to her male peers being portrayed by the lovely Emeraude Toubia who is half Latina and half Lebanese.

Originally posted by stydiaislove

SImon Lewis: A jewish vampire, portrayed perfectly by Alberto Rosende who is Latino

Originally posted by shadowhunters-wonderland

Luke Garroway: played by Isaiah Mustafa who is a Black actor portraying an originally white character.

Originally posted by shadowhunterspocdaily

Not only the main cast but the recurring cast is also vastly diverse

Maia Roberts

Originally posted by deamaia

Maryse Lightwood

Originally posted by magnusandalec

Meliorn

Originally posted by dimshums

Victor Aldertree

Originally posted by bane--lightwood

Raj 

Originally posted by alecsagitta

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