'America's Next Top Model' Goes Transgender
One of the 14 women competing on the 11th cycle of "America's Next Top Model" is transgender, reveals Us Weekly.
"My cards were dealt differently," says Isis, 22, who describes herself as "a woman born physically male."
Isis, who shares a name with the ancient Egyptian goddess, doesn't necessarily see herself as a role model for transgender people though.
"I like to help people, but I'm here to follow my dreams," she says.
GLAAD president Neil Giuliano thinks Isis' presence on "ANTM" is "an unprecedented opportunity for a community that is underrepresented on television. We applaud
"Top Model" returns to The CW for a special two-hour premiere on Wednesday, Sept. 3.