Iyah, kauna-unahang best actress na transgender

October 26, 2018
Iyah Mina
Iyah Mina

WITH his/her acting award in 2018 Cinema One Originals film entry, transgender comedian Iyah Mina makes his/her mark bilang first transgender to win such award.

In any case, Iyah won the award in his first title role-film ever, ang Mammu: And A Mother Too directed by Rod Singh.

Playing his/her leading man sa movie is Arron Villaflor, who consented na mag-bare ng kanyang puwet (butt) sa isang eksena with Iyah.

Well, congrats Iyah for winning best actress at ganun din kay Ronald Arguelles ang head ng Cinema One Originals.

Well, you, too, Ronald has made history.

* * *

Iyah revealed, he was 16 years old when for the first time, he admitted to his parents na isa siyang bakla. Na ikinaiyak daw ng labis ng kanyang ina.

“But, in my heart,” pag-amin ni Iyah, she is tall, slim and well, light in complexion.         

“Alam ko, bata pa ako ang katotohanan tungkol sa akin.”

Now that he/she is not busy with any showbiz assignment, Iyah regularly appears as a comedian-performs sa isang comedy bar.