When we first heard that Saint Ryan Murphy was bringing the story of the 1980s drag ball scene to life via “Pose”, it was almost more good news than we could bear. When he committed to casting ACTUAL trans actors in the roles of all the iconic queens and trans women of color who made the ball scene happen, we nearly fainted from happiness.
“Pose” may not be here yet (June 3!) but we finally have the first trailer and y’all, it’s a fine work of art. See for yourself: