This list consists of many notable people who are transgender. The individual listings note the subject's nationality and main occupation. In some non-Western, ancient or medieval societies, transgender people may be seen as a different gender entirely, and there may be a separate category for them that is different from the binary of 'man' or 'woman'. These people might be described collectively as occupying a third gender role.
Elliot Page: Juno star announces he is transgender
List of transgender people - Wikipedia
Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox aren't the only famous and successful transgender celebrities in the world. Here are others to know. Balian Buschbaum, born Yvonne Buschbaum, is a former female German pole vaulter. Jamie Clayton is a transgender actress and model best known for her role in the Netflix series "Sense8. Andreja Pejic, born Andrej Pejic, is a Serbian-born model who has walked the runway for the likes of Marc Jacobs and Jean-Paul Gaultier -- both in men's and women's shows. TV personality, writer and transgender advocate Janet Mock, who spent five years as an editor at People Magazine, was born Charles Mock.
Elliot Page: star of Juno and X-Men announces he is transgender
By Matt Donnelly. Senior Film Writer. Elliot, formerly known as Ellen Page, addressed his social media followers saying :. I feel lucky to be writing this.
Transgender visibility has reached new heights in Hollywood and beyond. Here are 28 inspiring transgender celebrities who have broken barriers for themselves and others. To have arrived at this place in my life.