Watch The Entire First Season
Her Story is a 6-episode new-media series that looks inside the dating lives of trans & queer women as
they navigate the intersections of desire & identity.
A newcomer to Los Angeles, Violet is just beginning to break free from a self-imposed isolation. She is charismatic but presents a cautious aloofness toward those who try to know her more deeply.
Played by Jen Richards
A driven, top attorney for LAMBDA Legal, Paige projects an image of composure and success, while tending to mask her vulnerability with her ambition.
Played by Angelica Ross
A reporter with a passion for social change and an endless curiosity for experiences that differ from her own, Allie sometimes struggles with remaining objective.
Played by Laura Zak
Intelligent and grounded, James carries the air of someone who has conquered his demons and feels ready to find a romantic partner whose sensibilities match his own.
Played by Christian Ochoa
With a laissez-faire attitude when it comes to other people’s sexuality and relationships, Kat enjoys using humor to challenge the firmly-held opinions of others.
Played by Fawzia Mirza
After overcoming violence and discrimination in her own life, and working for years at a women’s shelter, Lisa is opinionated and wary of perspectives that challenge her own sense of hard-won identity.
Played by Caroline Whitney Smith
Idealistic to a degree that can read as naïveté, Pema is a newcomer to the Lambda offices who is eager to learn, and looks up to Paige as a mentor.
Played by Kat Purgal
A queer musician born in the UK, Bad Penny gained a cult-following among the LGBTQ community in Brooklyn. She is playful and irreverent.
Played by Elizabeth Francis
Easy-going yet discerning, Jenna has spent most of her adult life surrounding herself with like minds, and holds a cynical curiosity about those outside of her usual circles.
Played by Kristina Mitchell