As a transgender female, Gigi Loren Lazzarato is a Canadian actress, model, and internet personality who inspires and entertains with her story and larger-than-life personality. Gigi is noted for chronicling her journey during her transition on her YouTube channel and has worked with several top-tier brands including Crest 3D Whitening, Pantene, Too Faced, and Revlon. She was just named to Forbes 30 Under 30 Class of 2018 and was included as part of the 2017 OUT 100 list, Variety 2017 New Leaders and TIME Magazine’s Most Influential People on the internet. In 2015, she won the Streamy Award for Best Beauty Channel.
Her documentary, This Is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous, premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival and released on YouTube Red earlier this year. The documentary was recently recognized at the 7th Annual Streamy Awards where it won Feature, was honored for “Most Compelling Living Subject of a Documentary” at the 2017 Critics Choice Documentary Awards, and the ATTN video series campaign for “This Is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous” won “Best of Television” for Shorty Social Good Awards 2017. Gigi can also be seen acting as a reoccurring on-air personality for MTV and TRL.
Gigi is passionate about giving back and supporting causes close to her heart including Children’s Hospital LA, the LA LGBT Center, and GLAAD.