Hot & Bothered Wins Favorite Youth Film Award at BlackStar Film Festival 2018!!
Filmmaker Sekiya Dorsett (Left) and Leah Byrd (Right) catching up at the BlackStar Film Festival 2018.
Byrd at the Q&A following screening Season 1 at the BlackStar Film Festival 2018.
"Mix the stoner bromance of Broad City with the biting race critiques of Master of None, and throw in a dash of the L Word queer drama, and voilà — Leah Byrd’s new comedy web series, Hot and Bothered." - Bust.com
Getting 'Hot & Bothered': Interview With Creator Leah Byrd On Her Web Series About A QTPOC Dating App That Transforms The Midwest
"H&B offers poignant racial commentary as well as a nuanced and humorous look at the difficulties QTPOC experience in their pursuit of romantic relationships-- complete with the cringe-worthy interactions and awkward misunderstandings that ensue from “traditional” dating strategies." - Slutmouth.org
Writer, director, and co-star of the comedic web series Hot & Bothered, Leah Byrd (Right), spoke at a Web Series panel with the creator of Screwed, Stefani Sparks (Left), at the Citizen Jane Film Festival.
"Two friends hilariously move through the dating world in this sharply edited, LOL web series hitting hard at gender norms, racism and weed." - Citizen Jane Film Institute