Jenna Talackovais a Canadian model and television personality, who gained media attention in 2012 when she successfully waged a legal battle to be allowed to compete in the Miss Universe Canada after being initially disqualified for being transgender.
|Born:||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
|Occupation:||Model, television personality|
|Known for:||Miss Universe Canada pageant competitor|
|IMDb:||Jenna Talackova's IMDb|
About Jenna Talackova
Model and beauty queen who made headlines by competing in the Miss Universe Canada as a trans woman. She was named Grand Marshal of the Vancouver Pride Parade in 2012.
She began undergoing hormone therapy at age 14.
A reality show chronicling her pursuit of a modeling career, Brave New Girls, premiered in January 2014.
Her father is Czechoslovakian and her mother is an aboriginal Canadian.
She was represented by lawyer Gloria Allred in her fight to be able to compete in the Miss Universe Canada pageant.
Information related to Jenna Talackova
- Transgender and transsexual media personalities
- LGBT First Nations people
- Transgender and transsexual female models
- Participants in Canadian reality television series
- LGBT models
- Canadian female models
- Transgender and transsexual women