Amid fighting Nazis — and evil versions of the title heroes — the story made time for quiet moments, two weddings and some gay, lesbian and bisexual representation. White Canary Caity Lotz had a dalliance with Alex Danvers Chyler Leigh , the sister of Supergirl, but the biggest surprise was the reveal of the relationship between the Ray and Citizen Cold Wentworth Miller , which included an onscreen kiss. Tovey answered some questions about the episode and the future of the Ray by phone on Wednesday. These are edited excerpts from the conversation. Are you a big superhero fan? Growing up, I always wanted to be a superhero.
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Screenshot via YouTube. Fans were excited to see two superheroes, and two out actors, kiss during a primetime television event. Wentworth Miller, a gay man playing a gay superhero just kissed RussellTovey , a gay man playing another gay superhero. The characters of Sara Lance played by Caity Lotz and Alex Danvers played by Chyler Leigh not only share a kiss, but a bed in the crossover episode series as well. Sara is a bisexual woman and Alex is a lesbian.
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The actor has been delving into masculinity in preparation for his role in new ITV drama Flesh and Blood. He plays Jake, a divorced fitness instructor with two children, whose life explodes when his recently widowed mother falls in love with a mysterious stranger called Mark. Like so many men, he wants to protect everyone so when Mark turns up it highlights his inadequacies. He has a high ego and terribly low self-esteem. Has Tovey ever felt like this?