“It didn’t don on me that they were announcing the nominees in alphabetical order,” he told Deadlie. “We were like five in before they said us and I was like, ‘Oh God, it might not happen’ and then it did and I shrieked — it was really exciting.”
The groundbreaking series which he created with Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, follows the ’80s ball culture scene in New York City also nabbed a nomination for Billy Porter for Outstanding Lead Actor, Drama. With these two nominations, the Lgbtq-centric show continues to blaze trails — something that Canals didn’t think could happen at first.
“At base level, what my dream was for this project was just to create a