Editor’s Note: The video that is attached to this post refers to Miss Benny as using the pronouns they/them, since it was shot shortly before her coming out as transgender.
Miss Benny has a glamorous feeling.
Four years of planning has culminated in a new project. Glamorous Netflix finally launched the series in June just in time to celebrate pride month. The series is about Marco Mejia’s (Miss Benny), an aspiring gender nonconforming woman who finds a job with legendary makeup mogul Madolyn (Kim Cattrall).
Marco transforms the fashion industry through his queer perspective. Miss Benny says she transformed the role by using her trans perspective.
Miss Benny in Netflix Show Glamorous
Sonia Baghdady: “I brought so many of myself to Marco.” Advocate Now. “I wanted sort of to show people what’s it like to be a flamboyant, vibrant person. But also what happens at home when this person takes a bath and has dates. And all the other amazing experiences that someone like Marco can have.”
Through GlamorousKim Cattrall, one of Miss Benny’s long-time idols, has worked with her. She tells how she was thrilled to learn that Cattrall will also be appearing in the…