Meet India’s First Transgender Lead Actress


Anjali-AmeerAnjali Ameer became popular as India’s First Transgender Lead Actress. She is currently acting opposite Malayalam superstar Mammootty in his upcoming flick ‘Parambu’.

The 21-Year-Old was born as a Man in a Muslim Family in Calicut, Kerala. She lost her Mother one year after her birth. ‘I felt like getting stuck in the body of a Man. My Family was unable to digest this fact. Even My Relatives and Schoolmates looked at Me like a unusual creature. After 10th Class, I began loving myself and that decision changed my life completely. Within few days, I came out of my house without informing Family and joined the LGBT Community. Later, I moved to Bengaluru where I had worked as bar dancer to earn money for sex change operation. Finally, My dream was fulfilled. When I became popular as a Model, Mammootty offered Me the female lead role opposite him. That’s a miracle. I always had the belief that this society would accept Me. Today, I am a complete woman’.

A Documentary was prepared by the organization named ‘101 India’ on the life journey of Anjali Ameer. This video footage is now creating a sensation on social media.