*Warning: Minor spoilers ahead*
I don’t know about you, but I could watch Pretty in Pink, She’s All That, and 10 Things I Hate About You on a loop. These movies are classics in their own right. But, they all have one thing in common: the narrative centers around two straight white leads.
Lately, we’ve been seeing more diverse and gender-inclusive stories in the media. Just look at movies like Love, Simon, The Sun Is Also A Star and Crazy Rich Asians. But, when was the last time you saw a Gen-Z love story where a Black trans teenager was the central focus?
Billy Porter officially made his directorial debut with the new Prime Video film, Anything’s Possible. The story follows Kelsa (Eva Reign), a confident high school girl who is trans, who meets and falls in love with her classmate, Khal (Abubakr Ali). What comes next is a beautiful love story filled with joy, acceptance and heartbreak. Keep reading to learn more about my honest thoughts on Anything’s Possible.