08/22/2014 04:25 pm ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

Here Comes The First Transgender Sitcom

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It’s a new British sitcom with a twist. In the upcoming BBC Two series “Boy Meets Girl,” 26-year-old Leo finds himself falling for a fortysomething woman. That’d be unusual enough in the fictional reality in which Bradley Whitford is married to Malin Akerman and Ed O’Neil is married to Sofia Vergara, but what makes “Boy Meets Girl” truly unique is that the girl in question is a transgender female named Judy.

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