Friday Fangirling

In Friday Fangirling, a weekly feature of Fantastic Fangirls, our staff share what caught their fannish eye over the past week or so.

In music:

Hayley Kiyoko, who’s playing Aja in the upcoming Jem and the Holograms movie put out a music video for her new single, “Girls Like Girls” that stars Stefanie Scott, who plays Kimber in the upcoming Jem and the Holograms movie. It’s possible this music video will be better than the upcoming Jem and the Holograms movie.

In posts that made us think…:

A Fragile Masculinity: Genderswapping Male Characters by Aylssa Franke

This is a remarkably beautiful act of bravery. by Ali Velez

…and feel:


Rose McGowan is trying to take on Hollywood sexism so let’s support her short film (trigger warning for sexual assault):

In news we like:

Taye Diggs is going to be starring as Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, and they’ve revealed a first look at him in character.

Star Trek: Untitled-but-probably-Beyond has started filming

And check this!

I love that Annie Golden used to front a punk band!

Leverage Rewatch: A Very Distinctive Man

Wet Hot American Summer teaser trailer!

The first Heroes: Reborn trailer:

What do YOU have to share?