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‘Pose’ Creator Steven Canals, Stars Billy Porter and Mj Rodriguez Reflect on Series’ Unique Legacy

This partnered feature is produced by Hollywood Reporter editorial staff in conjunction with a paid brand partnership with FX. Burning bright and fast, FX’s Pose

2021’s Most Anticipated LGBTQ Films, TV Shows and Books

MOVIES EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Amazon releases the musical drama, based on the stage show of the same name about a teenage boy (played by Max Harwood) who dreams of being a drag…

“How the Hell Are We Going to Do This?”: Lena Dunham, Noah Hawley, Steven Canals and the THR TV Director Roundtable

There’s nothing Zach Braff likes more than directing. It’s where he’s happiest, he says, surrounded by creative people, encouraging them to do their best work. It is also stressful — sometimes…

‘Pose’ Series Finale: Billy Porter and Steven Canals on the Show’s Legacy and Tragic Yet Hopeful Conclusion

[This story contains spoilers from the series finale of FX’s Pose.] It’s the end of an era. FX’s groundbreaking drama Pose wrapped its three-season run Sunday with a series finale…

Inside the Return of NYC In-Person Events With the ‘Pose’ Final Season Premiere

Mj Rodriguez, Billy Porter and the rest of the cast and crew of the groundbreaking FX series brought back the red carpet in socially distanced style.

‘Pose’ Season 3: TV Review

Mj Rodriguez, Billy Porter and Dominique Jackson return for the groundbreaking FX series' third and final season.

‘TV’s Top 5’: ‘Pose’ Creator on the End of His Barrier-Breaking Hit

Steven Canals joins hosts Lesley Goldberg and Daniel Fienberg for a wide-ranging discussion about the FX ballroom drama during this week's podcast, which also includes a May TV preview.

‘Pose’ Creator Prepping ABC Death Drama

'Pose' Creator Prepping ABC Death Drama

‘Pose’ Creator Lines Up Another LGBTQ-Focused Show for FX

Pose creator Steven Canals has lined up his next project for FX. The writer-producer is developing 81 Words, a limited series exploring the historic effort by a group of medical professionals…

Todrick Hall and Steven Canals on the Uphill Battle Toward Representation

As part of Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter's Pride Summit and Pride Prom on Saturday, Todrick Hall and 'Pose' co-creator Steven Canals sat down to speak about their respective journeys to…

Ryan Murphy Guest-Edits Hollywood Reporter’s Inaugural Pride Issue

The prolific showrunner and director collaborates with the entertainment publication on its first-ever issue honoring Hollywood's 50 Most Powerful LGBTQ Players.

How I’m Living Now: Steven Canals, ‘Pose’ Co-Creator

'Pose' co-creator Steven Canals talks about the parallels between the coronavirus pandemic and his FX drama inspired by the HIV/AIDS crisis — plus, he reveals how Mariah Carey and 'The Real…