RED CARPET QUEENS [5/10] → Gina Torres
What was the worst thing about being the only girl in the cast?
“The way I dress is really about the message I want to send out to the world about who I am. Growing up in Alabama, I was black. I was poor. I was assigned male at birth — that’s how I like to put it. These things defined me, but I’m not any of these things. Clothes were a way for me to announce to the world who I was. I am not any of these things. This is who I am." - Laverne Cox
"If you’re funny, if there’s something that makes you laugh, then every day’s going to be okay."
Dylan O’Brien photographed by Michael Lewis for Variety
“And I had no idea who that person [the actor who will play ichabod] would be, because I’d only read the Washington Irving piece, and so even though I read our pilot, it didn’t necessarily mean an attractive, tall English man. I thought he was going to be someone gangly and nerdy. I had a vision and then Tom walks in and I was like, ‘What the hell is going on?! What’s this?!’”