Posts by Nick Adams, Director of Transgender Representation

Meet Star Trek: Discovery's Blu del Barrio

Blu, a non-binary actor, joins trans actor Ian Alexander to play the first non-binary and transgender characters in Star Trek's history.

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GLAAD chats with Sophie Giannamore about 'The True Adventures of Wolfboy'

In the new film Sophie Giannamore plays a confident trans teenager, and the film doesn't end in tragedy!

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Meet Quintessa Swindell, a non-binary actor about to take Hollywood by storm

GLAAD chats with Quintessa Swindell, star of upcoming Netflix show "Trinkets."

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Netflix's new "Tales of the City" will bring us diverse queer and trans stories in 2019

Murray Bartlett, Jen Richards, Daniela Vega, and Caldwell Tidicue aka Bob the Drag Queen join Ellen Page and Laura Linney in the new series coming in 2019.

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GLAAD talks to Marquise Vilson about his role on "Law & Order: SVU"

Marquise Vilsón plays a transgender service member who is called to testify in a rape case in "Service," tonight's episode of "Law & Order: SVU."

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GLAAD chats with Ellie Desautels from NBC's 'Rise' about trans representation on TV

Ellie Desautels, a talented young actor who is also non-binary, plays a transgender high school student on NBC's new drama "Rise."

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Honoring known cases of deadly anti-trans violence in 2017

These are the 26 transgender people known to be killed in 2017 -- all are transgender people of color, with the exception of Gwynevere River Song and Ally Lee Steinfeld. This number does not include transgender people whose deaths were not reported due to misgendering in police reports, news stories, and sometimes by the victim's family. 

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