BEING Trans

BEING Trans

BEING Trans

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
Welcome to BEING: reality TV for your ears. This season, it’s BEING Trans. Over the course of the season, you’ll meet Jeffrey, a transgender man and standup comic navigating a relationship with his partner, Emma. You’ll meet Mariana, a trans woman from Guatemala who is tackling tough issues at a local LGBTQ center along with her coworker Kadence. You’ll meet Chloe, who’s new to Los Angeles, and new to dating as a trans woman. And you’ll meet Sy, who’s figuring out their relationship and family dynamics with their husband Robert since coming out as trans non-binary. Over the season, you'll get to experience what it’s like BEING trans. From Lemonada Media’s BEING Studios: This is audio reality. This is BEING Trans. BEING Trans is brought to you with generous support from Marguerite Casey Foundation and Well Being Trust. From BEING Studios Audio Reality™.
  1. March 30, 2022
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    Coming Soon: BEING Trans
    What's it really like BEING trans? Beyond the headlines and into diverse, everyday lives -- the daily struggles, heartbreaks and triumphs. Lemonada Media brings you reality TV for your ears: an opportunity to B…
  2. April 14, 2022
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    BEING Trans (Official Trailer)
    Four transgender individuals living in Los Angeles. Hundreds of hours of tape over three months. Our crew of seasoned reality TV producers recorded live conversations, situations and intimate moments as Chloe,…
  3. April 28, 2022
    51 min
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    1: Let’s Get This Out of the Way
    This week, we meet Sy, a nonbinary transgender legal assistant in Los Angeles. They transitioned after marrying their husband, Robert, and having a baby. While things seem great on the surface, Sy confesses the…
  4. April 28, 2022
    47 min
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    2: We Love Awkward
    Chloe is a trans woman who recently transitioned and is very inexperienced with dating, so much so that she's not even sure about her sexuality but is hoping to change all of that in LA. Jeff has spent years wo…
  5. May 05, 2022
    46 min
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    3: You Couldn't Pay Me to Go Back There
    This week, our cast tries to reconcile some old ghosts of the past with the future they are working hard to build. Mariana moved to the United States from Guatemala to seek asylum after dealing with hate crimes…
  6. May 12, 2022
    48 min
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    4: Dreaming of Kids and Costco Memberships
    This week's episode is all about the joys and heartbreak of parenting. Sy struggles to navigate life as a transgender parent and worries how some of their parenting decisions may affect their child. They also r…
  7. May 19, 2022
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    5: Jumping Into the Deep End
    This week, both Chloe and Jeff confront one of the trickiest parts of transitioning: how to feel most comfortable in their own skin, and how to change their bodies -- if at all. Chloe is on the eve of facial fe…
  8. May 26, 2022
    54 min
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    6: Here We Are
    This week, our cast focuses on self-reflection, and also learns that recovering might be only the beginning of a long journey. Chloe recovers from her facial feminization surgery, which is physically grueling,…
  9. June 02, 2022
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    Jeff Looks Back on Episode 1- “Let’s Get This Out of the Way”
    Jeff sits down with Sele Leota, BEING Trans co-executive producer, to reflect on his time on the podcast and answer a few questions about episode one.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
  10. June 09, 2022
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    Sy Looks Back on Episode 1 - “Let’s Get This Out of the Way”
    Sy sits down with executive producer of BEING Trans, Kasey Barrett, to reflect on their time on the podcast and answer some questions about episode one. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
  11. June 10, 2022
    40 min
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    Introducing V Interesting
    The producers of this series wanted to share with you another Lemonada Media series that they know you’ll love. V Interesting is hosted by V Spehar - who is out from under the desk and into your ears! They're s…
  12. June 16, 2022
    42 min
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    7: Reunion Special
    If you can't get enough of our fantastic four stars of BEING Trans, we are here for more time with the cast -- after all, you can't have a reality show without a reunion show! Jeffrey, Sy, Mariana, and Chloe si…
  13. June 23, 2022
    16 min
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    BONUS: Interview With Marli Washington gc2b
    BEING Trans co-executive producer Sele Leota sits down with Marli Washington, the founder, CEO, and designer of chest binder company gc2b, a proud sponsor of the series, to look back at the show and discuss the…
  14. June 25, 2022
    36 min
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    Special Episode: The Impact of the End of Roe v. Wade
    The producers of this series wanted to share another Lemonada Media series with you as a resource in the wake of the recent Supreme Court verdict. In this special breaking-news edition of In the Bubble with And…
  15. June 30, 2022
    4 min
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    Chloe Looks Back on Episode 2 - “We Love Awkward”
    Chloe sits down with executive producer of BEING Trans, Kasey Barrett, to reflect on her time on the podcast and answer some questions about episode two.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
  16. July 07, 2022
    2 min
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    Jeff Looks Back on Episode 2 - "We Love Awkward"
    Jeff sits down with co-executive producer of BEING Trans, Sele Leota, to reflect on his time on the podcast and answer some questions about episode two.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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