They're beautiful, they're successful, they're trend-setters, they're policy changers, and they're all transgender! This sections features the transwomen that have excelled in the arts, business, politics, science, advocacy and/or activism. They are transgender women that have made an impact on the world around them. Our staff seeks out these women to interview. Also see trans-History.
As part of our support for the media coverage around Chaz Bono’s casting on “Dancing with the Stars” and an increasing amount of transgender-specific coverage in general, GLAAD is continuing to profile prominent transgender advocates and members of the community on a weekly basis.
Cinema’s Most Inept Film Director Is Never Forgotten
As more and more films are shot outside of the major motion picture studio regime, with miniscule budgets compared to their blockbuster counterparts, one of Hollywood’s most notorious independent directors never seems to fade from our minds. Especially if you’re transgendered; because Ed Wood was one of us.