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"I Am Jazz," About 11-Year-Old Transgendered Child, Airs Tonight

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Jazz, an 11-year-old transgendered child, shares her story tonight on OWN.

Tonight OWN will air a documentary called I Am Jazz: A Family in Transition, which “follows the life of an extraordinary family and their transgendered daughter.” Jazz was born with a female mind in a male body and has been living life as a girl since age 5. Jazz said in an interview with The Advocate, “I’m so lucky that I have two very special extraordinary parents who supported me being the girl that I always was.” She and her mother sat down recently with Rosie O’Donnell to talk about how and when they both realized Jazz had gender identity disorder:


I Am Jazz premieres tonight at 9 pm on OWN. Via Jezebel.

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