Simply told and heartfelt, the show should add a welcome dimension to the education process, capturing the challenges associated with sexual identity at such a vulnerable age. Beyond Jazz, the Jennings brood includes her older twin brothers and a sister who is just starting college. Grandma and grandpa are also a regular presence, being supportive of their granddaughter while occasionally struggling to get their terminology and pronouns right. The heart of the show, however, comes from Jazz and her mom, Jeanette, who is proud of her daughter and understandably protective of her.
Transgender teen Jazz Jennings signs on to star in TLC reality series
Jazz Jennings (‘I Am Jazz’) Interview: Positive Trans Kids Role Model - GoldDerby
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Jazz Jennings Details ''Surreal'' Gender Confirmation Surgery
The I Am Jazz star, who was born male but has since transitioned to female, gave her first interview to ABC News after undergoing gender confirmation surgery. During the interview, which was documented nine-weeks after Jennings' life-changing operation, the year-old reflected on the changes and complications she faced during the process and said finally completing the long journey was "like a dream. I was like, 'I can't believe this is happening,'" Jennings said while speaking with Nightline's JuJu Chang in an interview that aired on Monday.
Follow the journey of four couples facing the deeply personal and life-changing decision to undergo gender transformation. The new TLC series, Lost In Transition, follows four relationships where the wives have recently learned their husbands kept a big secret for years: Each husband wants to become a woman. Told from the wives' point of view, the series examines the confusion, anger, disappointment, and uncertainty that each couple goes through. You'll witness each couple's journey as they come out to family and friends, take steps forward with the transition process, and figure out how to best evolve their marriages.