Dirk Benedict’s “Lost In Castration”

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By some miracle I stumbled on this incredible article written in 2006 by actor Dirk Benedict.  For those unfamiliar with his name, he is an American film and stage actor with a career that dates back to the 1970s.  His “big break” came in the late 1970s when he won a lead role on the television series Battlestar Galactica.  When the news came in 2006 that the series would be “re-imagined” (i.e., feminized) with a woman playing his old role, he was moved to write the following essay.

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