is known for bringing her absurd, caustic, yet charming comedy to supporting roles on shows like Search Party
, Broad City
. But now she's in a starring role in the romantic comedy Together Together
. In it, Harrison plays a young single woman who agrees to be a gestational surrogate for a single man in his 40s, played by Ed Helms. Sam talks to Patti about what it was like to play a role different from everything she's done before, why Together Together
is even billed as a rom-com, and the quandary of representation as a trans woman.
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