Transgender Talent is pleased to announce our new consulting unit.  We can help you to navigate through having transgender and/or nonbinary characters and actors in your project.

We offer:

  • Script consulting
  • Breakdown creation
  • Casting
  • Auditions
  • On set consulting for cast and crew interaction
  • Scene consulting
  • Crisis communication

Our consultants

Ann Thomas
Ann Thomas, Founder of Transgender Talent

The consulting division is run by founder Ann Thomas (she/her pronouns), an award-winning trailblazer, activist, and second-generation transgender person. She has deep experience working with the Casting Society of America, CBS, HLN/CNN, and her work on Dr. Drew’s HLN show entitled “Transgender in America” won an 2016 International Television and Film Award. She is also a sought-after script consultant on trans issues. This division is an expansion of Transgender Talent's medical education division which has educated and advised UCLA medical students (now over 1000) on transgender patient care since 2006.

Jordan Blaza Olsen
Jordan Blaza Olsen

Jordan Blaza Olsen (she/her pronouns), formerly known as Asia Vitale, has been consulting on transgender related issues for 20 years. Credits include consulting for: the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, U.S. Surgeon Generals’ Office, Gilead Pharmaceutical and Merck Pharmaceutical, among many other federal, state and local health departments, and corporations. She has advised on groundbreaking entertainment projects such as: The Vagina Monologues - All Transgender Cast with Eve Ensler and Jane Fonda, “Beautiful Daughters” documentary, and the National Geographic “Taboo” episode, “Changing Gender” to name a few.

Vittorio Wyatt Gray
Vittorio Wyatt Gray

Vittorio Wyatt Gray (he/him pronouns) is an actor, producer, director, and an LGBTQ and BIPOC diversity consultant who has worked with BuzzFeed, independent productions, churches, colleges, corporations and more to navigate: internal employee meetings, panels, corporate speaking, set intimacy coordination/coaching, on-set and writers room script consulting, and concept consulting.

Maximilliana
Maximilliana

Maximilliana (they/them pronouns) has been an unofficial consultant on Transgender issues for more than 20 years since starting in the 90’s as an actor being cast on shows such as “Mad TV” and “Nash Bridges.” Seeing the disparity between how Hollywood was portraying the lives of transgender people, vs the authentic transgender experience, Max began their lifelong work to changing the general public’s perception of transfolk through better media representation.

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Crystal Stull (she/her pronouns) has worked both in front of and behind the camera with most all major studios since the age of 8. Crystal has consulted on projects for Amazon, A&E, Netflix and Naughty Dog (Sony).

Blair
Blair

Blair (they/them pronouns) is a SAG Award-nominated actor and stunt performer with 13 years’ film and tv experience in New York and Los Angeles.  Blair focuses on trans and nonbinary presence in stunts, casting, writing, sound/music and nightlife.  Pre-pandemic, they were a community representative of Brooklyn’s Elsewhere, who “stand with all those who demand complete freedom from hatred and harassment in our city’s venues and nightclubs.”  Blair is an alumnx of and teacher at California Institute of the Arts; their Acting for Animators class provides tools for future creators to bypass character stereotypes in animation.

We Un-Complicate Transgender and Nonbinary

Hey, all of humanity is complicated!  We're here to help un-complicate transgender and nonbinary-ness.

Feel free to reach out and ask plenty of questions.

Our company contact info is available on IMDb Pro.  We look forward to hearing from you!

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