Guest appearance by young transgender in Modern Family
The eight-year-old Jackson Millarker has a guest appearance in hbo’s hit series Modern Family. He is the first transgender child actor on the American television show.
According to Variety plays Millarker in the episode Wednesday in the U.S. is airing a boyfriend of Lily, the young daughter of the characters Cam and Mitchell.
The director of the episode, posted a photo of herself with Jackson on Instagram. “This is Jackson Millarker. He is eight years old, comes from Atlanta and happens to be transgender. He plays Lily’s friend Tom in the episode of this week and he is great. One of the many reasons why I am proud to be part of this show.”