GLOW Star Betty Gilpin

On her new Netflix comedy, being typecast in Hollywood, and finding empowerment through wrestling.

Betty Gilpin.

Photo illustration by Slate. Image via Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Starz.

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On this episode of Represent, Aisha Harris talks to Betty Gilpin about her new Netflix comedy, GLOW, which follows a group of misfit women who reinvent themselves as professional wrestlers in the 1980s. And in our “Pre-Woke Watching” segment, Slate’s science editor Susan Matthews reflects on a show that was integral to her adolescence and young adulthood: Gilmore Girls.

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*Update, June 23, 2017: This post has been updated to include a link to Aisha’s review of GLOW.