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Ruby Rose just got emotional while explaining why being cast as Batwoman is so important for lesbian representation.
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Rose said on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night (8 August): ‘I’m so thrilled.
‘It’s a game changer,’ she said. ‘Growing up [and] watching TV, I never saw somebody that I could identify with… let alone a superhero!’
She said she lives by two mottos in her life – ‘Be yourself because everyone else is taken’ and ‘Be the person that you needed when you were younger’.
— Fallon Tonight (@FallonTonight) August 9, 2018
The conversation continues and Fallon revealed Rose goes into hospitals to visit sick kids, but now she can go in dressed as Batwoman.
She responded: ‘Wow, not only can kids watch this growing up and relate to it and feel empowered and think that they can be a superhero. But also, I can go and do these things like visiting hospitals and kids and people in need.
‘It’s a really amazing opportunity,’ she said.
Ruby Rose: ‘Yeah, no – still gay’
Rose stars in the recent movie release The Meg.
On her co-star Jason Statham, Rose said: ‘Isn’t he a babe?’
Fallon responds: ‘He is a babe, yeah. I wasn’t gonna say that.’
Rose replies: ‘Trust me, it’s the same for me to say as you to say it. That’s how much of a babe he is.
She added: ‘Every time he took his top off, I was like: “Yeah, no, still gay. But like really good!”‘
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