Today, @JanetMock makes history as the first Black trans woman to establish an overall deal with a major studio.— Strong Black Lead (@strongblacklead) June 19, 2019
"...there's potential to introduce hundreds of millions of viewers to trans people, and showing people who may not understand us, that we can tell our own stories." pic.twitter.com/nXhaW0STvo
Janet Mock announced today a landmark three-year multimillion-dollar pact with Netflix. She will be writing, producing and directing shows for the streaming service. This is the first deal of its kind of a trans person.