Transforming Television: 12 Trans Performers We Love!

Transforming Television: 12 Trans Performers We Love!

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Here's one fact that cannot be denied: There has recently been a serious influx of transgender performers on the small screen. Yes, Hollywood has much more work to do, but never have we seen this many trans characters on network, cable and streaming TV. And never have we seen such a range of multilayered trans people and storylines -- including several that highlight HIV issues -- as we did during the 2016-2017 season.

Here's one fact that cannot be denied: There has recently been a serious influx of transgender performers on the small screen. Yes, Hollywood has much more work to do, but never have we seen this many trans characters on network, cable and streaming TV. And never have we seen such a range of multilayered trans people and storylines -- including several that highlight HIV issues -- as we did during the 2016-2017 season.

So, let's celebrate the actors who brought these stories to life!