Pixar Casting Voice Actors for Disney’s First Transgender Character

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Pixar is now casting its first Disney transgender character.

Pixar is looking for a voice actor for its first-ever transgender character. Talent cast will be featured in an upcoming untitled project.

Disney is building up a lineup of inclusive productions for the LGBTQ+ community. Pixar is looking for a voice actor for its first-ever transgender character.

“Pixar is casting a youth voice-over role for an upcoming animated project. The character, Jess, is a 14-year-old transgender girl. She’s compassionate, funny, and always has your back. We’re looking for actresses 12 to 17 years old,” the casting call reads. Additional requirements for the role include those who “are enthusiastic, outgoing, funny and energetic,” as well as “feel comfortable acting in front of a microphone.”

Details for the production have not been released. However, some are speculating its for the upcoming Pixar Turning Red, which is slated to debut in 2022.

How to apply?

To audition for a role in the upcoming Pixar production, check out the casting call breakdown below.

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Casting Search: Pixar Animation Studios

Pixar is casting a youth voice-over role for an upcoming animated project.

The character, Jess, is a 14-year-old transgender girl. She’s compassionate, funny, and always has your back.

We’re looking for actresses 12 – 17 years old who:

  • Are enthusiastic, outgoing, funny, and energetic
  • Feel comfortable acting in front of a microphone
  • Can authentically portray a 14-year-old transgender girl.

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