We’re living in a wonderful world where everyone is allowed to be as different as they want to be, that includes changing not only their appearance, but also their sex. This transformation is a complicated and challenging process that requires love and support from family, friends, and society as a whole. Of course, this is not always the case, especially when celebs are involved. With journalists and photographers watching their every step, it is hard for stars to go for this life altering experience. Yet, they still do it! And you know what? They become even more famous as a result. Here are 7 stars who changed their gender and got even more successful.
A successful model and a beautiful woman, Geena Rocero hasn’t always looked this way. It’s hard to believe now that this gorgeous lady was actually born a man! She came out about her being a transgender in 2014 after a lifetime of successful modelling, and got even more famous afterwards! She is an advocate for trans rights as well as a founder of the company called Gender Proud.
The Wachowski sisters are well known all over the world for the outstanding work on movies like The Matrix, Cloud Atlas, V For Vendetta, and many more. Lana Wachowski was the first one of the duo to change gender, her brother followed in her footsteps a few years later. She even got a Human Rights Campaign’s Visibility Award for the outstanding work she’d done. Lana confessed she came out to be an inspiration for other like her out there.
Can a transgender man be on the cover of Men’s Health? You bet he can! Meet Aydan Dowling, a professional body-builder, a father, and a transgender activist. On his channel he reveals the peculiarities of sports for transgender people as nearly no one is talking about it.