Tommy Dorfman has recently come out to reveal that she is in fact a transgender woman.
The twenty-nine-year-old actress is best known for her role in 13 Reasons Why where she played Ryan Shaver who was the subject of Tape 8. In an emotional piece on Instagram, Dorfman proudly made the announcement:
"thrilled to reintroduce myself as the woman i am today. my pronouns are she/her," she said. "i'm especially grateful to every single trans person who walked this path, broke down barriers, and risked their lives to live authentically and radically as themselves before me. thank you to all the trans woman that showed me who i am, how to live, celebrate myself, and take up space in this world."
She continued: "immense love to my day one team who has always supported my evolution in the most affirming of ways."
She concluded her post by thanking those who supported her throughout this transition.
Check out the photos from her amazing photoshoot for Time Magazine: