trans characters portrayed by trans actors

This isn't commentary on the films or their representation, just an attempt at a comprehensive list to counteract the Hollywood trend of casting cisgender actors as transgender characters. No documentaries. Recommendations welcome!

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  • Boy Meets Girl
  • Tangerine
  • Happy Birthday, Marsha!
  • A Fantastic Woman
  • Pronouns
  • Gun Hill Road
  • Myra
  • Blue Sushi
  • 52 Tuesdays
  • Viva Diva
  • Diane from the Moon
  • They
  • Every Day
  • Her Story
  • When We Rise
  • Carl(a)
  • Saturday Church
  • Wild Side
  • Something Must Break
  • Drunktown's Finest
  • Open
  • Bit
  • Afuera
  • By Hook or by Crook
  • Assassination Nation
  • Highway
  • Quick Change
  • Kiki and the MXfits
  • Yellow Hair 2
  • Transfinite
  • Gema
  • For Nonna Anna
  • Port Authority
  • Flawless
  • Gospel of Anasyrma
  • Lingua Franca
  • Relish
  • The Conductor
  • The True Adventures of Wolfboy
  • So Long Suburbia
  • So Pretty
  • Black Is Blue
  • Dandy Dust
  • Strella
  • Knife+Heart
  • Cowboys
  • Darling
  • Waking Hour
  • The Garden Left Behind
  • There You Are
  • Rani
  • Roxanne
  • Headspace
  • Like You
  • Brace
  • The Heart of a Woman
  • The Real Thing
  • Salacia
  • Almost Saw the Sunshine
  • Señorita
  • The Guest
  • Fee
  • The Night, Unsheltered
  • In France Michelle Is a Man's Name
  • Valentina