“It is definitely going to be groundbreaking in the landscape of television as we know it right now,” explains the actress. “We see gay characters on TV but it is usually not in a realistic way. We are not perpetuating stereotypes or playing it for laughs. It is showing a depiction of a slice of life of a family that just happens to be headed by two moms. We are not trying to push messages in people’s faces per se but we are saying, ‘Hey, this a family and check it out.'”