Marvel’s First Trans Character Debuts in New Season of ‘Jessica Jones’

So far, Marvel is living up to its promise of inclusive representation.

written by
Pallavi Prasad
Jun 27, 2019
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Actress Aneesh Sheth as Gillian, Jessica Jones’ assistant, in the show’s newest season, and Marvel’s first trangender character. (Image Credit: ‘Jessica Jones’ 2019 Netflix)
AuthorPallavi Prasad

Pallavi Prasad is The Swaddle's Features Editor. When she isn't fighting for gender justice and being righteous, you can find her dabbling in street and sports photography, reading philosophy, drowning in green tea, and procrastinating on doing the dishes.