Towards A Woke Sisterhood: Celebrating Reel & Real Women of Other Kind!

We at the style desk believe that there is an inherent need to expand the definition of womanhood, one that is not colored by the lens of gender and perhaps a bit more inclusive in nature…


What makes a woman? Is our definition of a woman rooted in gender and the pronouns ascribed to it viz she and her. We at the style desk believe that there is an inherent need to expand the definition of womanhood, one that is not colored by the lens of gender and perhaps a bit more inclusive in nature. Just like fashion has never been about gender, in-fact it means gender-expansive, gender-forward, and is about quashing gender silos and conventions by looking beyond.

While the fashion of 2020 is inclusive, diverse and woke than it was ever before, shouldn't Women's Day also be embracing everybody that wants to be included in her tribe? We think it definitely should. Inclusive, accepting and perhaps be forging newer sisterhood with it. Therefore this women's day, we are honoring women of a different kind, one's who are biologically born in other bodies, or have essayed such characters in their reel-life. While few actors in the list identify themselves as male and female biologically and have essayed just the character of a trans-person, their contribution couldn't be overlooked in starting a broader dialogue and establishing themselves as an ally. 

Note: Everyone on this list is stylish -not only from outside but from inside too.

Making a rare move on the mainstream Indian Television is Rubina Dilaik for Shakti.. Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki. With her demure and docile persona, Rubina wins this unconventional role.

Shagun Pandey as Mastani in Tujhse Hai Raabta. After portraying an array of character in the show, Shagun has now effortlessly slipped into this role.

Kubbra Sait's portrayal as Kuckoo, a trans woman, earned her tons of accolades and created a path-breaking role in the digital world.

Singer and actor, Alex Newell as Unique Adams in the American musical drama, Glee. Alex sure goes down in history for his portray in the award winning show.

One of the most popular trans women on television, Isis King. Isis was the first of it's kind to battle it out on America's Next Top Model. They/Ze truly deserved to be there! 

Denis O' Hare popularly known for his role Liz Taylor in American Horror Story. Denis who is gay effortlessly portrays the role of a decked up hotel employee.

How are you empowering sisterhood in your life? 

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Mahisa22 2 months ago Ohh, you're a male? I mean, you were born without a dick sure, but still the doctors must have told your mom that the deformed creature who fell out from her womb was genetically male. That's how you know you are Male I guess. Otherwise nobody could've guessed. Okay, so now i know ANOTHER reason why your parents threw you out in a trash bag.
Mahisa22 2 months ago You can take the prize for being my obedient little pet for 20 long replies and dutifully repeating every word I said. Also you take the prize for being the only human alive with an IQ below 50. Normally humans cannot survive with an IQ below 80, but you're an exception, so be proud of it.
Mahisa22 2 months ago Aww, you wanna have fun now? How? You have any friends in your psychiatric facility? Do the other inmates like you?
Mahisa22 2 months ago Awww, monkey is still repeating my words. You repeated my exact words in the last reply itself. Hahahahahah I'm so elated. Keep it up deformed monkey-person. Keep eating my shit while crying tears of frustration. I will keep spanking you with my shoes (since you're too dirty to be touched, I might get infected) Lolololol.
Mahisa22 2 months ago Accept it. You are an unwanted piece of trash who hates everyone around them because they were treated worse than street dogs in childhood. I bet you did not have enough to eat and were forced to dig in the trash cans for your daily sustenance. That made your already deformed brain even more non-functional. Tell me the truth. All of this is true, isn't it? :) Be honest. I know it is. :)
Mahisa22 2 months ago So why exactly did your parents not want you? Because you were shemale? Because you were horrifically ugly? Or is it because the doctor told your mom that the baby would have brain deformities because of lack of nourishment or whatever? Seeing that you were indeed born with a deformed brain, I bet your mommy kicked you to the nearest orphanage she could find. And nobody adopted you because no one wants to bring up a retard. And that's the reason you never went to school or made any friends. That's the reason everybody teases you like a street dog every time you step out of your home. And you're making it impossible to feel sorry for your condition.
Mahisa22 2 months ago Awww take a look at your last 10 replies. You basically copy-pasted every single thing I said. I said you didnt receive any education, you said the same thing. I made the comment about dignity, you repeated the same thing. I said you were worse than a 5 year old, you said the SAME thing. I can give you at least 14 examples where you repeated exactly the same words as me because you could not find an appropriate reply and were tearing your hair out in frustration. Don't deny it baby, denial will take you nowhere. For the last TEN replies you were dancing to my tunes like the monkey you are. I made you dance to my tunes and repeat my words while making you incredibly frustrated.
Mahisa22 2 months ago Lol little poor baby, it's you who were going on long rants about "me trying to find purpose in life blah blah" because you were so butt-hurt over my "parents kicked you out" comments. You simply could not find the right words to hit back at me. So in frustration you made that "molestation" comment. Believe me, you are about to slap yourself out of frustration.
Mahisa22 2 months ago LMAO at "successfully hitting me hard". Do you have the brain of a 10-year-old? You just mocked all victims of molestation to "hit me hard". That's unacceptable in normal human society. Say this before a guy and even he will break your face. Mocking molestation victims will get you beaten up where I live. I am a normal, functional human being who was appalled at your comment. But you think you "hit me haaard" LMAO. Truth is, babe, you cannot deny the fact that your parents never gave you any love and you were kicked around and abused your whole life. It was you who got smacked in the face repeatedly by my "deranged" and "parents kicking you out" comments, that's why you were crying and whining like a little b*tch for the last six replies LMAO. Yes I know it's hard to come to terms with the fact that you were an unwanted foetus. Hee hee.
Mahisa22 2 months ago Yes, laugh like the little retarded lunatic you are. It's your comment about molestation victims that I reacted to because they were horrifically inhuman. Rest I repeat, "Your parents threw you out to be adopted but you were so subhuman that nobody adopted you". A lifetime of abuse and being kicked around in the head has made you lose your marbles. This one fact is constant. You received kicks to your head all your life and that's what made you an outcast in normal society. Also nobody at the orphanage you grew up in bothered to send you to a school. Laugh now at yourself.
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