Lesbian Muslim Character on ‘The Bold Type’ Faces Controversy Online

A lesbian Muslim character on Freeform’s The Bold Type has sparked controversy online.

Adena, played by Canadian-Iranian actress Nikohl Boosheri, has had a lot of online support with some calling her “bad ass” while others say she is a “disrespectful portrayal.” In an interview with The Cut eight LGBT Muslim women responded positively cheering on the representation that is lacking in American entertainment.

Here are some of the good and band comments below:


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