As stay-at-home orders and lockdowns continue, it's becoming evident one of the only positive things to emerge from 2020 has been the exploration of representation and inclusion on television, with major cable channels and streaming services throwing a wider net regarding diverse casting and storytelling. This weekend Lifetime proudly gives voice to the LGBTQ+ community with the premiere of The Christmas Setup, the network's first gay lead-driven, holiday themed romantic comedy. Led by real-life married couple Ben Lewis (Hugo) and Blake Lee (Patrick), the cast also features Fran Drescher (as Hugo's matchmaking mom Kate) and the couple's real-life friend Ellen Wong as Madelyn (who befriended Lewis while filming Scott Pilgrim vs. the World).
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