Pop Culture Fix: Uzo Aduba Will Play the Openly Gay Lead in a New Drama From “The Good Wife” Creators
This weekend I started trying to write a book proposal, but only ever got as far as “My grandma really loves my stories” — and eventually just gave up and baked banana bread. Did you know some people put chocolate chips in their banana bread? I did not. Seems very divisive! As the lead story of this week’s Pop Culture Fix will be!
Low Country stars Aduba as Shirley Johnson, the least likely deputy sheriff in South Carolina’s low country. Black and openly gay in a white southern stronghold, Shirley has been underestimated her whole life until now, when she takes on the wealthy white crime family that has kept everyone in the grip of fear.
+ And speaking of Vulture rankings: Every Jodie Foster movie, ranked.
+ From the writer of last night’s Batwoman.
I wrote the fifth episode of Batwoman S2 that airs tonight at 8pm on The CW, and I also wrote a few words about the episode. I’m not sure why I made them green. pic.twitter.com/uTsh5Sv7fl
— Daniel Thomsen (@danielthomsen) February 21, 2021
+ The Hollywood Foreign Press Association reportedly has zero Black members, which sure does explain the Golden Globes nominations, eh?
Published at Mon, 22 Feb 2021 19:39:48 +0000-Pop Culture Fix: Uzo Aduba Will Play the Openly Gay Lead in a New Drama From “The Good Wife” Creators