After World of Wonder developed the concept for Transamerican Love Story, Logo called Calpernia Addams in the summer of 2007 to offer her the starring role, which she accepted.
Addams is an actress, musician, writer, and activist from Nashville, Tennessee. Her friend, transgender activist Andrea James, co-stars in the series, and was a consulting producer.
In 2009, the show won a GLAAD Media Award in the "Outstanding Reality Program" category, tying with I Want to Work for Diddy.
MTV Networks published the complete series on DVD in 2008.
) and the desire to constantly put the male contestants in "challenges where they have to lose clothes or wear suggestive costumes while our Trans-Protagonist drools. She behaved more like a gay man who went overboard trying to look like a woman.
I had trouble imagining many of the things she said and decisions she made being repeated by a biological woman.
A reality television series entitled Transamerican Love Story, featuring Addams choosing among eight suitors, debuted February 11, 2008 on Logo TV.
In April 2008, Addams performed alongside Fonda, Glenn Close, Salma Hayek, Alicia Keys, and others in a tenth-anniversary production of The Vagina Monologues at the Louisiana Superdome.
When sold by Amazon.com, this product will be manufactured on demand using DVD-R recordable media. Very well executed bachelorette-type love story series via Logo TV, a digital cable channel catering to the LGBT community ..
hosted by gay comic sensation Alec Mapa, Transamerican Love Story is an American reality television program in which suitors wooed the beautiful transgender Calpernia Addams.
Calpernia herself, the star of this "Bacheorelette-With-A-Twist" reality series is by far the biggest distraction.
When I referenced above the critical necessity in our culture for a show like this to break down Stereotypes..
Found this on Netflix 4 years after it's airdate.