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by EmmaPeelsKitten
Sat Mar 19, 2016 12:25 pm
Forum: Transgender Media and Television
Topic: The Wright Stuff - Annie Wallace
Replies: 7
Views: 2540

Re: The Wright Stuff - Annie Wallace

There were a number of roles given to transgender people. So I think the whole 'firsts' trans* in soaps thing does all those an that went before an injustice. Yes, getting the 'firsts' right IS important. Nadia Almada had a cameo appearance as herself in one episode. The trans actors in Corrie were...
by EmmaPeelsKitten
Sun Feb 14, 2016 9:22 pm
Forum: UK Monthly Transgender Television Log
Topic: UK Television Transgender Monthly Round up Jan 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 2876

Re: UK Television Transgender Monthly Round up Jan 2016

I'm GENUINELY amazed that you have gone out of your way to avoid mentioning Hollyoaks' Sally St Claire this month. I'm a long term Hollyoaks fan ( loved the other trans characters in the show) and now a huge fan of Sally, and of Riley in EE and your mention of him, nut not her, makes this all the mo...
by EmmaPeelsKitten
Fri Jan 08, 2016 5:30 am
Forum: Transgender Media and Television
Topic: The new trans actors in the soaps
Replies: 1
Views: 1257

The new trans actors in the soaps

Now that there's two trans actors in the soaps (Hollyoaks and EastEnders), how do we think this is all going? Kyle in EastEnders is showing great promise, being flung into Stacey's story. Sally in Hollyoaks seems to come and go. Whether she's just going to be more regular is unknown. I think they're...
by EmmaPeelsKitten
Fri Jan 08, 2016 5:26 am
Forum: HollyOaks Transgender Forum
Topic: Hollyoaks - Sally St Claire
Replies: 5
Views: 2719

Hollyoaks - Sally St Claire

I must say I'm baffled at the lack of discussion about the school's new head teacher, and the first trans soap actress playing a leading trans role. Bearing in mind how much was said previously about getting trans actors to play trans roles.... suddenly it's all happening in this and EastEnders and ...

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