Maleficent

Maleficent is a happy young fairy in the magical kingdom, which doesn’t get on with the human kingdom next door. They’re sort of like Ukraine and Russia. (Obviously there are no fairies in Russia.) But when a human boy, Stefan, strays over the border, she befriends him. Stefan becomes a regular visitor. They grow up,… Read More Maleficent

Belle

It’s tricky for writers of period British dramas (think Downton Abbey) who want to include non-white characters. They have to choose between having other characters treat them as equals, thus glossing over the racism of the era, or treat them like dirt, which may defeat the object of trying to write a more inclusive show.… Read More Belle