Super Deluxe is the same team behind the gay deaf webseries This Close and the episode remake of the gay drama My Beautiful Laundrette.
Guess the cat is out of the bag about that secret reading I had last year. Fingers crossed that Hulu or a major network has the guts to portray the story of 4 older gay men.
A post shared by Stan Zimmerman zimmermanstan on Jun 12, at 9: Zimmerman said major networks refused to even look at their pilot because of ageism and a desire to only consider shows that might snag younger and more profitable viewers. Nevertheless, Super Deluxe chose to help develop the series for a cable network or streaming platform like Hulu, Amazon or Netflix. Variety says the team got their inspiration from a documentary about LGBTQ seniors coping with discrimination in nursing homes called Gen Silent.
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Ageism and homophobia are not only keeping the show from getting picked up, but from even being read by a major network. Sign up for MetroEspresso. Want to see more videos by Metrosource, check out our videos page.
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