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So… what’s it like playing a gay superhero? Russell Tovey tells all

“I’m just so happy that it’s out in the world. On prime time TV, you’ve got two superheroes that are gay kissing and who are played by gay actors — hopefully one day that will be normal. I want the Ray to become someone that gay kids watching TV — who might feel a bit out there and not accepted or who don’t understand themselves — can relate to.”Russell Tovey, talking to The New York Times about the triumphs and travails of playing a gay superhero on Freedom Fighters: The Ray