Famous for being the first transgender actress to portray a transgender character in prime time on ABC's Dirty Sexy Money, she would later make an early appearance in the 2015 reality series I Am Cait.
She was a big part of the New York City nightclub scene in the '90s.
She has film credits in Wigstock: The Movie, Stonewall, Mob Queen and more.
She was born Brendan McDaniel in Maui, Hawaii. She was in a relationship with Marco McDermott from 2002 to 2010.
She was a dancer and dance teacher for RuPaul, TLC and Kelis.