What’s The Straight/Gay Relationship All About On ‘Backstrom?’ Creator Hart Hanson Clues Us In!

If you checked out last week’s premiere of Fox’s new crime drama, “Backstrom,” you know that Everett Backstrom (Rainn Wilson) is not the warmest guy in the room and often puts people off with his curmudgeonly distate for just about everything…well, almost everything. One of the pleasant surprises about the new series from creator Hart Hanson […]

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The TV Showrunners: Creating LGBT Characters, Telling LGBT Stories (Part One)

The year was 1977 and even without the Internet to spread the word on controversy I knew that there was something freaking people out about with this new sitcom called “Soap.” The show was supposedly racy, sexual and bawdy like no other show had been before and among its regular cast, it also had a […]

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