Hot Clip of the Day: Still A Rose Is a Queer Twist on Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet

July 20th, 2016 by

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Each day, the Bbox team trolls YouTube for the hot clip—sometimes it's a brand-new moment and sometimes it's a throwback to an oldie but goodie. No matter what praise hands are shot up, pearls are clutched and the repeat button is hit.

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Ulterior Motives: Still A Rose weaves through couplings of mixed-race and same-gender within the arc of the famous Romeo and Juliet balcony scene (Act II, Scene II).

Ultimate 🙌 🙌 moment: It might be basic AF but this is my favorite Shakespeare scene, and to see it played with this way was pretty awesome. Also, hey girl to Pretty Little Liars’ Troian Bellisario as Lady Juliet opposite co-stars Tinuke Oyefule, Will Branske, & Brandon Crowder.

GIF-able moment:

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