The First Trailer For Laverne Cox’s Documentary “The T Word” Is Here

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Laverne Cox’s hard hitting documentary “The T Word” is airing on both Logo and MTV simultaneously and will follow the lives of several transgender teens. “The T Word” will premiere on October 17th and is one hour long.

According to BuzzFeed, the documentary will profile the following people:

Ari, an 18-year-old man from Manhattan, who graduated from high school and is starting college.

Avery, a 20-year-old woman from Queens, New York, who shares her experiences dating.

Daniella, a 20-year-old woman from the Bronx, New York, who speaks out against anti-transgender violence.

Kye, a 24-year-old man in Brooklyn, New York, who became the first Division One transgender basketball player.

L’lerret, a 20-year-old woman attending college in New Orleans, Louisiana, where she is an active member of BreakOUT!, a group fighting criminalization of transgender youth.

Shane, a 22-year-old man from Baltimore, Maryland and a college student living with his girlfriend.

Zoey, a 12-year-old girl from California, who is supported by her mother and transferred out of her last school when the school administrators refused to acknowledge her as a girl.

Check out the trailer below: