lucy | 17 | uk | intp likes: jesse pinkman, animals, reading, marvel, apple juice, quentin tarantino films, jennifer lawrence & femslash
dislikes: natalie dormer and her dumb face
WATCHING: DOCTOR WHO S1
REWATCHING: DRAKE & JOSH S1, IT'S ALWAYS SUNNY S3, FRIENDS S1 READING: WINGER BY ANDREW SMITH & HAUNTED BY CHUCK PALAHNIUK
tv shows

books 2014

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The Prince of Egypt (1998)

"I was completely the eager beaver in school, I was the girl in the front of the class who was the first person to put her hand up, and it’s often not cool to be the person that puts themselves out there, and I’ve often gotten teased mercilessly, but I found that ultimately if you truly pour your heart into what you believe in — even if it makes you vulnerable — amazing things can and will happen.”

Everyday I wake up knowing that no matter how many lives I protect, no matter how many people call me a hero, someone even more powerful could change everything.

I did a lot of research and it’s a subject that’s really important to me,” Tatiana said, tears forming in her eyes. “Yeah, it just means a lot to me that we could tell that story. And you know, I’m not a trans actor so there is a political sort of situation there and it’s not the most ideal, but what our show does is it explores identity. And what better way to explore it than through a trans male? We don’t see trans men on screen very often at all. And, you know, the best thing for me was when we heard the response to Tony, which was very polarized. But the best thing about it is it opens up a debate, and it opens up a discussion, and it makes the subject relevant and important and present in people’s thoughts, regardless of how they felt about Tony, whether they felt represented, whether they didn’t understand—whatever it is, these stories need to be told and we need to talk about trans stories and we need to have them represented to the point where it’s just, it’s just a given and it’s not exceptional anymore and trans actors get to step up and play these parts as well in the same way cisgender people have been doing it for a while. I felt a responsibility but I felt a large amount of gratitude and—”

“Joy?” co-star Maria Doyle Kennedy offered.

“Fuck yeah, joy!” Tatiana said. “Totally.

- afterellen article  (via sarahcosima)

#THE FACT THAT SHE ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HER BEING CIS IS PROBLEMATIC WHEN PLAYING A TRANS CHARACTER
#THE FACT THAT SHE KNOWS IN ANY OTHER SITUATION A TRANS ACTOR SHOULD HAVE GOTTEN THE ROLE
(via i-effed-it-all-up)

"…Who… What are you?”
erik: “…Let’s just say I’m Frankenstein’s monster. And I’m looking for my creator.”

"…Listen to me very carefully, my friend: killing Shaw will not bring you peace"
erik: “…Peace was n e v e r an option”

"Are you fighting, Katniss? Are you here to fight with us?"
"I am. I will."

anonymous requested: catelyn stark + vibrants

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