So we’ve been trying to kind of raise the awareness level, so we had a rally last Monday and we’re trying to get people to understand what’s going on.”Ally said that there are 3,800 kids without a place to live in New York and that 40 percent of the homeless are LGBTQ youth.
“The shelters can’t really accommodate them safely here,” Ally said.
Her role in the Lisa Cholodenko film is iconic and, despite the fact that Ally has had several other high-profile roles in famous films, she is still approached on the street by fans of Lucy Berliner.“Women in general come up to me about that movie.
It’s a mixture – a huge percentage of gay women really identified with Lucy or fell in love with Lucy,” Ally said.
’ It was really funny.”Ally’s daughter has seen the movie, and so have a lot of her friends.