Writer and director alongside her brother
She was born Laurence Wachowski and began undergoing gender transitioning in the early 2000s. Her full transition was revealed in 2008.
She and Andy created the Netflix original series Sense8. She received the Human Rights Campaign's Visibility Award.
She was born in Chicago to a mother, Lynne, who was a nurse and painter and father, Ron, who was a businessman. She has two sisters, Julie and Lauren. Her uncle is actor
She and Andy wrote and produced the Natalie Portman starring film V for Vendetta.