to all the people saying it should have been a traswoman playing rayon and at the same time saying it was a terrible character: are you aware that even if it was a transwoman who got the role it would have happened exactly the same. The character would have been exactly the same, with the same behaviors, treated the same way by the society the movie portrays and would have had the same role in this story about AIDS. The way the scrip was written (and is important to remind it took 20 years to be totally made) wouldn’t change just because of what’s between the actors legs or because of the actors past. So are you saying that you are so desperate to get in Hollywood that you would even accept what you think it’s a shitty role? With all this ambiguous talk you have it really seems like you just want to complain because you want to complain.
Today in college I was talking with a friend about a post on tumblr who explained how to fake our dead so we won’t need to socialize anymore. The guys behind me were talking about calculus problems and that was the moment I realized why they get As while I can barely get a C
Jennifer Lawrence in “Catching Fire”.
HQ Paris - 6th March 2014