A fan thanks the show for giving her the courage to come out of the closet, and for writing Cosima as a character who was more than her sexuality, but watching “Orphan Black” with her mother helped rebuild their relationship. She’s fighting tears as she tells the story, as are a few of the panelists, and the whole room bursts into applause when she nervously tries to transition into asking a question about what it feels to change people’s lives in this way. Maslany wipes away a tear, and says, “That’s amazing. I don’t know what to say.
GUYS THIS WAS ME. I HAD THE HONOR OF MEETING HER AND JORDAN AND MOST OF THE CAST AFTER THE PANEL. SHE HUGGED ME THREE TIMES AND I ALSO GOT A HUG FROM JORDAN. SHE WAS THE BIGGEST SWEETHEART YOU COULD EVER IMAGINE(via ncisgirl13)