Sushmita Sen: The Non-Trans Star Playing A Trans Icon

Photo courtesy of BigStock/AntonioGuillem
Photo courtesy of BigStock/AntonioGuillem

The BBC reports that the leading role in a Bollywood film about a transgender activist has been given to the non-trans actress, Sushmita Sen, a former Miss Universe, and the decision has divided opinion among India’s trans community with some arguing it should have gone to one of many trans actresses waiting for their big break.

Read more at the BBC 

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