Carmen Carrera

Carmen Carrera talks activism, motherhood and being a Renegade Warrior with

Latina has a video series called Renegade Warriors where they sit down with inspiring Latinas that have made an impact in the world. In this video content editor Shirley Velásquez sits down with Puerto Rican actress and model Carmen Carrera.
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VIDEO: GLAAD talks LGBT visibility at "Ricki and The Flash" premiere #GotYourBack

This week on GLAAD's video series, GLAAD: All Access, GLAAD talked LGBT visibility and acceptance on the red carpet at the world premiere of the film "Ricki and The Flash."

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CBS' "The Bold and The Beautiful" continues groundbreaking transgender storyline

Maya Avant's storyline will continue this week on Thursday and Friday, and the episodes will include a fashion show featuring Maya and real-life out transgender models, Isis King and Carmen Carrera.

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VIDEO: Supermodel Naomi Campbell speaks out in support of Carmen Carrera and trans models in fashion at #GLAADAwards

Supermodel and judge on Oxygen's The Face Naomi Campbell took the stage last night at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles and spoke out in support of Carmen Carrera and the inclusion of trans models in fashion.

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February 10, 2014

Model Carmen Carrera profiled on CNN's In The Spotlight

CNN profiled model Carmen Carrera on their in-depth profile series In the Spotlight as she prepped for her first international photo spread with Glamour UK.

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Katie Couric to feature trans advocates Carmen Carrera & Laverne Cox today

This afternoon, tune into Katie Couric’s “Katie” as she meets with two of the transgender community's advocates, who are also celebrities with brightly shining stars: Carmen Carrera and Laverne Cox.

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Trans actors, producers, writers and advocates weigh in on trans representation in TV and film

In recognition of Transgender Awareness Week and the Transgender Day of Rememberance, GLAAD and TheWrap spoke with 11 trans actors, producers, writers and advocates to gather perceptions of trans representation in TV and film entertainment.

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The people have spoken & they want a trans-inclusive Victoria's Secret

A petition has been circulating on asking Victoria’s Secret to bring on Carmen Carrera has the first trans Angel. So far, close to 40,000 people have signed.

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July 16, 2013

Snapshots of our work: Orange is the New Black, The Hill, Immigration Reform, and more!

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.

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June 13, 2012

TLC Pulls Cake Boss Episode After Carmen Carrera and Her Supporters Speak Out

Following statements of outrage from transgender woman Carmen Carrera, her supporters and GLAAD over how an episode of Cake Boss depicted the performer as the punchline to a prank setup, TLC has pulled the episode from airwaves.

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