Tangerine: An Opportunity Emerges for Transgender Actors

Writer and director Sean Baker’s newest film, Tangerine, focuses on the friendship of two transgender sex workers in West Hollywood, Sin-Dee (Kitana Kiki Rodriguez) and Alexandra (Mya Taylor), who seek revenge on Sin-Dee’s pimp boyfriend upon discovering that he cheated on her.

Girl Power – The New Wave of Women on TV

So to celebrate the release of Obvious Child on the 29th of August we take a look at shows that have launched their leading ladies and taking entertainment into a new era of girl power paving the way for Jenny Slate.