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Title: Star Trek to welcome first transgender character
Post by: CaelaNotKayla on September 04, 2020, 12:54:33 am

Star Trek to welcome first transgender character

September 3, 2020

From BBC News
Arts and Entertainment




https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-54012463



Sci-fi franchise Star Trek is set to introduce its first transgender and non-binary characters.

The characters are to appear in the third series of Star Trek: Discovery, producers said on Wednesday.

The trans character, Gray, will be played by trans actor Ian Alexander, and likewise non-binary Adira will be portrayed by Blu del Barrio.

Title: Re: Star Trek to welcome first transgender character
Post by: itsApril on September 04, 2020, 01:16:36 pm
Great!  Just IMAGINE how much the medical technology of sex/gender transition will have advanced by the 23rd Century!  They will be operating all the way down to the chromosomal level . . .

But the important change is taking place right now in the 21st Century: a real TRANS actor being cast in Hollywood to play a TRANS character!