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‘I Am Leo’ Transgender Documentary Wins BAFTA

‘I Am Leo’ Transgender Documentary Wins BAFTA

‘I Am Leo’, a documentary made for British children’s channel CBBC, received a children’s BAFTA in the Factual category. ‘I Am Leo’ focuses on the Leo, a young transgender boy, aged 13 at the time of filming, as he goes about his daily life, meets with his friends and a twenty year old trans woman […]

Theatre Company Casts Trans Actor In Cis Role

Theatre Company Casts Trans Actor In Cis Role

Boulder based LOCAL Theatre Company is scheduled to present the world premier of James McLindon’s dark comedy ‘Faith’, a story about the religious fanaticism of a thirteen year old boy called Simon.  The company has cast transgender actor Em Grosland in the lead role. Grosland will play the role of Simon, the son of ‘an […]

Michelle Rodriguez to play a pissed off castrated (trans?) hitman in “Tomboy”

Michelle Rodriguez to play a pissed off castrated (trans?) hitman in “Tomboy”

“Tomboy” a sexual reassignment surgery revenge flick starring Resident Evil’s Michelle Rodriguez as the antagonized vagin-ized hit man and Sigourney Weaver as the SRS surgeon who did the dirty deed. The script according to the Hollywood reporter “centers on an ace assassin who is double-crossed by gangsters and falls into the hands of rogue surgeon […]

“Diane from the Moon” a new short starring Mya Taylor from Tangerine

“Diane from the Moon” a new short starring Mya Taylor from Tangerine

“Our story is about Diane, a transgender pagan priestess in the aftermath of a hurtful breakup.” Said Co-director Marco La Via, “As she struggles with self-acceptance, alcoholism, and recovering from her separation.” Then as an added twist, something trans woman are all too familiar with, Marco explains, “Tex, an enigmatic sociopath, starts to stalk her.” […]

Gen Zed: New Animated Series Features Trans Lead Character

Gen Zed: New Animated Series Features Trans Lead Character

They met online as gamers, a Trans girl, a train-wreck, a troublemaker and a trustafarian. They are not Gen-X and they don’t want to be Gen-Y, so they decided to move in together and call themselves Gen Zed. They grew up, and now they wondered why they even bothered. So goes the introduction to a […]

Part One: Isley Reust is Spectacular Spectacular

Part One: Isley Reust is Spectacular Spectacular

“I want to be the first Trans woman artist to sign with a major label,” Isley Reust, vocalist, guitarist for the band Spectacular Spectacular said eagerly, “that’s my big goal at the moment.” Signing to a major is a lofty goal for any band, transgender or not, let alone someone who only just a couple […]

Whether Samus Is Transgender Isn’t The Issue, Transphobia Is

Whether Samus Is Transgender Isn’t The Issue, Transphobia Is

There has been a story going around recently that long running video game character and female action hero Samus Aran from the Metroid franchise is transgender.  The report started after some information came to light regarding comments made by the characters creator back in 1994 that state she is trans. At the time the writers […]

Desperately Seeking Tina Foster

Desperately Seeking Tina Foster

An article titled, “Transgender Dating From a Lesbian’s Point of View” by Tina Foster on the website The Transgender Guide, has gone minimally viral over the last week garnishing almost 200 Facebook ‘likes’ in just the last day. The Transgender Guide labels itself an “Online Community for Transsexuals, Crossdressers, Transgender & All Gender Variant Individuals.” […]

‘Pretty Little Liars’ Big Villain Reveal is Transphobic and Hackneyed

‘Pretty Little Liars’ Big Villain Reveal is Transphobic and Hackneyed

For the past six seasons ABC drama ‘Pretty Little Liars’ has been stringing the audience along in a mystery that has been plaguing the audience since the show first hit screens back in 2010.  Who is ‘A’?  For those not in the know, A is a mysterious figure that has been plaguing the ‘heroes’ of […]

Transgender Actress Bethany Black To Appear In Doctor Who

Transgender Actress Bethany Black To Appear In Doctor Who

The BBC has announced that transgender actress and comedian Bethany Black will be appearing in an upcoming episode of the 9th series of Doctor Who, making her the first transgender person to ever appear in the shows massive 52 year history. After the announcement Black took to Facebook and Twitter to celebrate the news with […]