Logo TV will turn the camera toward transgender youth in the new digital web series Beautiful As I Want to Be, hosted by transgender model and Gender Proud founder Geena Rocero, the LGBT-focused network announced Wednesday.
In the four-episode series, Rocero, who also serves as an executive producer, will introduce the stories of four transgender youths. Each episode will see one of them prepare for a photo shoot with a mentor, who provides life advice and encourages the subject to define their own “ultimate expression of authentic beauty,” according to Logo’s press release.
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“I am excited to share with trans youth the ways that I’ve used modeling and art to creatively express myself and to realize my dreams,” Rocero said in a statement. “This project is to affirm our youth’s potential, their beauty, and the possibilities when we celebrate and allow them to be their most authentic selves.”