Actor Scott Turner Schofield is officially joining the cast of the CBS daytime soap The Bold and the Beautiful on May 8, marking the first time a transgender actor will play major, recurring role on a daytime soap in the U.S.
Syndicated television show “Inside Edition” has revealed in a press release their hiring of Zoey Tur as a special correspondent. Tur is a trans woman who is best known as the Los Angeles helicopter pilot who covered the pursuit of O.J. Simpson’s white Ford Bronco in 1994.
Padmini Prakash has become India’s first transgender to anchor a daily television news show. Beginning August 15th, Padmini has appeared every evening to present a news show on the Tamil-language Lotus TV based in the city of Coimbatore.
Studio Fawn, a small Los Angeles company developing its first game, is working to level up diversity in video games by including a prominent transgender character in Bloom: Memories.
Nickelodeon will be honoring transgender teen Zachary Kerr at the upcoming TeenNick HALO Awards, which reward worthy youth with grant money to further improve their community.
A new drama about a transgender teenager has been green-lit by U.S. broadcaster, The CW. The show will revolve around a female-to-male transgender teen and his family.
After years of cisgender actors and actresses playing trans characters in film, a transgender actress has been cast as a trans woman in the upcoming romantic comedy, Boy Meets Girl.
On Sept. 5 at Womenfest Key West, and on Oct. 7 at the Fort Lauderdale International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (FLGLFF), LGBT film audiences and their allies will have the opportunity to view the award-winning documentary I Stand Corrected. The film centers on the life of acclaimed jazz bassist Jennifer Leitham, a transgender woman who performed with Mel Tormé, Doc Severinsen, and many other jazz luminaries in the ’80s and ’90s.
This season Bring It On: The Musical is introducing theatregoers to Broadway’s very first transgender high school student.
31-year-old Luke almost couldn’t believe his ears when host Brian Dowling called out his name to reveal he had won the show and £50,000.