04/10/2015 01:13 pm ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

7 TV Shows About Trans Women Coming Soon To Your TV

Just a few short years ago there were exactly zero shows on TV that I could watch to see transgender women like me, played by transgender women like me, on a weekly basis. Now, thanks in large part to Laverne Cox’s brilliant breakout Emmy-nominated role in "Orange is the New Black," and the success of Jill Soloway’s Golden Globe winning "Transparent," it seems like networks are scrambling to jump on the trans bandwagon.

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