‘This is the door that opens for y’all’ says ‘Pose’ star Mj Rodriguez


“Pose” star Michaela Jae “Mj” Rodriguez made history on January 9th , 2022 by becoming the first trans actor to win a Golden Globe Award.  The FX series “Pose” has been hailed for casting the largest transgender cast in a scripted series. They hired the first trans woman of color director, and the TV series also stars have been extremely vocal about the lack of award recognition they have received.

Last year she made history for the first time in summer 2021 after she became the first transgender performer to be nominated for a lead acting Emmy. Unfortunately, Mj Rodriguez lost the Emmy to Olivia Colman for “The Crown.” This Emmy nomination was …… continue reading

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