Character Status: Regular. Endgame: None. Orientation: Lesbian.
When Law and Order 's Assistant District Attorney Serena Southerlyn was fired on this week's episode of the long-running NBC drama Law and Orderno one was surprised: the news of actress Elizabeth Rohm's impending departure from the series after four years had been announced months before. But almost no one was prepared for her final scene, in which Southerlyn came out as a lesbian. Elisabeth Rohm Angel, One Life to Live joined the cast of Law and Order in as ADA Serena Southerlyn, and quickly became one of the show's more disliked characters for what was perceived by many to be her cold and robotic personality.
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A character who pulls a flip-flop in terms of proclaimed sexuality or suddenly, for no apparent reason, feels strongly enough about it to become the Token Minority of their particular series for that particular sexuality. This can be because the author changed his mind about a character, is catering to Fan Wankor is simply providing Fanservice. In any of these instances, it's usually frowned upon. Not that it's actually unrealisticbut many viewers find it jarring.
Queer Life: February The new in thing is to pretend to be a lesbian -- or to at least be coy about it. On the red carpet for the Golden Globe film and television awards, Entertainment Tonight eye candy Jann Carl propositioned movie star Halle Berry this is from memory -- but I got the basic idea down : "You look gorgeous!
However, "Is this because I'm a lesbian? Her asking if it was because she was a lesbian gave me one of the biggest "WTF?!! CheetahOlivetti : Yes, but she was still better than Milena Govich.
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For one thing, the actress who plays the assistant district attorney just quit. For another, insiders from the show are "convinced" that their beloved employment is about to be terminated. One of the many reasons is lower ratings, thanks to being up against ABC's powerhouse "Lost" on Wednesdays in the 9 p. Nevertheless, there's been trouble at "Criminal Intent" this week.
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