"A fan thanks the show for giving her the courage to come out of the closet, and for writing Cosima as a character who was more than her sexuality, but watching “Orphan Black” with her mother helped rebuild their relationship. She’s fighting tears as she tells the story, as are a few of the panelists, and the whole room bursts into applause when she nervously tries to transition into asking a question about what it feels to change people’s lives in this way. Maslany wipes away a tear, and says, “That’s amazing. I don’t know what to say."
oh my god can we talk about how jared leto didn’t even mention trans women in his fucking oscar acceptance speech and tatiana maslany is actively talking about how it’s important for trans actors to be telling trans stories