Gen Zed: The First Animated Series With a Leading Trans Actress (Pride/The Advocate)
In a year of many firsts for LGBTQ people, an upcoming animated Web series is about to make television history. Gen Zed is slated to be the first animated series to feature a transgender actress — Julie Rei Goldstein — in the lead role.
The show will have a little something for everyone, as it brings together four online gamersReal World-style, complete with punchy humor that millenials and their BFFs will especially appreciate. Nineteen-year-old Shona is expected to steal viewers' hearts with her down-to-earth approach to the crazy world around her and her outrageous roommates.