Michaela Jaé Rodriguez has become the first trans actor to win a Golden Globe, for FX’s Pose, which co-stars Billy Porter. Photo: @mjrodriguez7/Instagram
7 facts about Michaela Jaé Rodriguez, the first trans Golden Globe winner
  • Before starring alongside Billy Porter in FX’s Pose she loved Marvel comics as a child – so much that she took the initials of Spider-Man’s partner Mary Jane as a stage name
  • Next seen in Apple TV+ comedy series Loot, co-starring Maya Rudolph, she told Stephen Colbert that she’s writing her own comic and looking forward to more varied acting roles
14 Jan 2022 - 3:00AM