Dominic Jackson Biography
Native of Scarborough, Trinidad, Dominic Jackson (Dominique Brebner) is a Tobagonian-American actress, author, model, and reality television personality.
She is best known for the leading role of Electra Abundance in the FX television series Pose.
Dominic Jackson age
Jackson was born in Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago in 1964 or 1965. She is 55/56 years old.
Dominic Jackson Height
Jackson stands at a height of 1.85 m.
Dominic Jackson family
Jackson was raised by his grandmother, who owned the “station”. She experienced a traumatic upbringing that included bullying and sexual abuse and then fled to the United States at the age of eighteen for not being accepted as transgender by her family.
Dominic Jackson Spouse
Jackson is transgender and married her ex-husband Al Jackson. They were married in a courthouse after dating for almost 18 years, and held their wedding ceremony during an episode of Strut but separated in late 2018.
Dominic Jackson Education
Jackson has not disclosed his educational background.
Dominic Jackson Career
Jackson did most of his early modeling work for free in order to spot the right opportunities. She walked for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in 2009 as a resident model for fashion designer Adrian Alicia.
She has also worked as a model for Vogue Espana. Additionally, she walked the 2021 Mugler show with another trans model, Hunter Schaefer.
Jackson has appeared in the documentaries Call Me, Christopher Street: The Series, My Truth, My Story, Caribbean LGBTQ Oral History and the storytelling documentary series The Caribbean Equality Project, Visible: The LGBTQ Caribbean Diaspora and the Oxygen reality television series. Strut (2016). He was nominated for a GLAAD Media Award for his work on Strut.
Also in 2018, she played the lead role of Elektra Abundance on the FX series Pose, which is set in the ballroom subculture scene in late 1980s New York City with Indy Moore.
The show premiered on June 3, 2018 and received positive reviews. With over 50 transgender characters/actors, the first season had the largest ever cast of transgender actors for a scripted network series. In the second season of Pose, she reprized her role as Electra Wintour.
Jackson, on the other hand, has been candid about her experiences with mental illness. His autobiography, The Transsexual from Tobago, was published after a writing period of thirteen years. She has also worked with several non-profit organizations that provide outreach and resources to the LGBTQ+ community, such as Destination Tomorrow in the Bronx.
- Christopher Street: The Series
- My Truth, My Story: A Caribbean LGBTQ+ Oral History
- chick fight
- Visible: LGBTQ Caribbean Diaspora
- call me
- to erect
- american gods
Dominic Jackson net worth
Jackson has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
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