Pimental says that the storyline came up very organically in the writers’ room and took a while to come to fruition. “We didn’t come in saying we would like to do a trans story.” team.Recalls Rossum: “Introducing Trevor was the most exciting part of the episode.She began modeling in Paris and she is best known for her steamy photoshoot for France's OOB Magazine with male supermodel Tyson Beckford. The 26 year-old Canadian model and TV personality is most known for being disqualified from the Miss Universe Canadian pageant in 2012 after someone recognized her as being transgender.
Pimental notes that Ian is not inherently “searching or seeking out to be experimental,” but rather “being open-minded about the people he has chemistry with” and figuring out if he’s comfortable with the new relationship.
The changes to the app are personal for Zackary Drucker, a performance artist and associate producer on the popular Amazon series “Transparent.” Drucker used the app in the past and consulted with Tinder while it was looking into how to be more inclusive.“Dating while trans is difficult, and one of the biggest hurdles is disclosing your trans status,” Drucker told CBS News in an email.
“Tinder’s update ameliorates the typical discomfort and stress that trans people experience around disclosure.
Many transgender people do not appear "visibly trans," meaning they are not perceived to be transgender by others.
It is not possible to look around a room and "see" if there are any transgender people.