Zach Barack

Trans boundary smasher of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Zach Barack headshot

Zach Barack is a young transgender actor and musician from the northern suburbs of Chicago. In Summer 2019, Zach made history as the first out transgender actor to carry a major role in a Marvel film. You can see him in Spider-Man: Far from Home. He appears in the musical finale to the landmark Amazon series Transparent. Zach is also a comedian, a songwriter, and a student at the University of Southern California.  



Zach Barack shares how superhero films have always felt inherently trans.

Chicago Tribune

Zach Barack discusses growing up and seeing himself in superheroes like Spider-Man.


Zach Barack on trans visibility in Hollywood.