“Acting Up” Season 2 Episode 1 ‘Pose’ Review

Category is season 2 all the way down the runway, with your hosts Jaimi Gray (@itsjaimigray), Mariel Turner (@mariel_turner), Brendan Haley (@brendohales), Shawna Oliver (@dshawnao). Pray Tell and Blanca take us to church on HIV activism in a time of fear, Angel is on her way to becoming the next high fashion miss thang, and what could Elektra be hiding from her mother? #abtvpose

The Pose After Show: 

In the POSE AFTER SHOW, our hosts explore the juxtaposition of life and society of New York’s 1980s as portrayed on the FX show – from ball culture to the rise of the luxury Trump-era universe, all the way to downtown’s social and literary scene. On each after show, our hosts review, recap and analyze in-depth the latest episodes as well as provide the inside scoop from the cast and crew.


In 1987 New York, Blanca Rodriguez pursues her dream of becoming a house mother after receiving a devastating medical diagnosis; Damon Richards moves to the city with aspirations of joining a dance company.