LGBTQ Actors of Color to Lead Panel on Diversity And Inclusion in Film
On March 8, Outfest Fusion will be hosting a panel with up-and-coming queer-identified actors of color to discuss their pathway to success in the industry, the evolving visibility of LGBTQ people of color in film and television, and their advice to other young queer artists hoping to break in.
The Fusion Rising Stars Panel will be moderated by The Advocate’s managing editor, David Artavia, and will include Zuri Adele (Good Trouble), Adam Faison (Everything’s Gonna Be Okay), Alexandra Grey (Empire), Poppy Liu (Sunnyside), Leo Sheng (Adam, The L Word: Generation Q), and Tonatiuh (Vida).
Outfest Fusion is Outfest’s people of color-focused and international film, music and storytelling festival that spotlights breakthrough works from today’s most exciting underground artists, musicians, and creators. It is where the next generation of storytellers and cultural ambassadors are discovered.