"Having said that, it's a slippery slope conversation because that means I could never play another straight character if I'm going to hold everyone to the letter of this particular law," Kristen continued.
She went on to admit she believes the whole thing is a "grey area."
"We need to have our finger on the pulse and actually have to care," Kristen said. "If you're telling a story about a community and they're not welcoming to you, then fuck off. But if they are, and you're becoming an ally and a part of it and there’s something that drove you there in the first place that makes you uniquely endowed with a perspective that might be worthwhile, there's nothing wrong with learning about each other, and therefore helping each other tell stories."