“This is a safe space for everyone” actor Kevin Bacon says in the trailer for NBC-Peacock’s LGBTQ+-themed horror thriller, titled They/Them.
In the trailer for the film, Bacon, who plays a mysterious camp counselor, is seen welcoming a group of LGBTQ teens to a gay conversion camp.
“They/Them has been germinating within me my whole life,” the film’s writer and director John Logan said, according to a report by The Wrap. “I’ve loved horror movies as long as I can remember, I think because monsters represent ‘the other,’ and as gay kid, I felt a powerful sense of kinship with those characters who were different, outlawed, or forbidden.”
“I wanted to make a movie that celebrates queerness, with characters that I never saw