Wilson Cruz is an American actor, producer, activist, and singer.
The five-part documentary series "Visible: Out on Television" explores the role of television in LGBTQ representation and rights. Executive producers Ryan White and Wilson Cruz join "CBS This Morning Saturday" co-host Michelle Miller to share the impact of moments like Ellen DeGeneres' character coming out on her sitcom and a 1980s "60 Minutes" report about why LGBTQ people were angry with the federal government's inaction on the AIDS epidemic. Cruz, who starred in the 1994 teen drama "My So-Called Life,” shares the impact of being the first openly gay actor to play an openly gay series regular in a leading role. White, who also directs the series, explains the progress that still needs to be made regarding representation in media.
On the Rocks is LIVE with actor and activist Wilson Cruz (Star Trek Discovery, 13 Reasons Why, Party Monster, Party of Five, My So Called Life) with your host, Alexander Rodriguez. 
Actor, activist and icon Wilson Cruz  (My So-Called Life)​ joins Matt and Dave this week to talk Harvey Fierstein, not saying hello with your asshole, and showing up in relationships. Plus, love as verb, hot lugers and Dave tries gin for the first (!) time! This episode is sponsored by Joule: Sous Vide by ChefSteps (code: HOMOPHILIA).
Wilson Cruz joins Deadline's Amanda N'Duka and Dino Ray-Ramos to discuss his career and his role on Star Trek Discovery. Produced by David Janove.
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Creator Details

Birthdate
Dec 27th, 1973
Location
New York, New York, United States of America
Episode Count
4
Podcast Count
4
Total Airtime
3 hours, 32 minutes
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 523238