Anthony Rapp and Wilson Cruz will play Star Trek’s first gay relationship on TV. In the history of Star Trek Lt. Sulu was previously our only gay character; in the Star Trek Beyond feature film.
“Will your character get to have romantic relationships?”
Interesting you’re asking that question Rainn Wilson because I can announce I’ve been given permission; because we’re under lock and key being able to you know not spoil anything but this is that we’re going to release the information a wonderful actor that I’ve known for over 20 years that you would all know that you’re old enough to know. remember that show My So-Called Life he was on that show and in the upcoming season of 13 Reasons Why and he’s a friend I actually did rent with briefly in the long course of my life, Wilson Cruz….”
“He would be playing your what?”
“My love interest…” “my man.”