Janet Mock Becomes First Black Transgender Woman to Secure Landmark Overall Deal With Netflix

Nicole Rojas
Jun 22, 2019 - 5:02

Janet Mock has made history by becoming the first Black transgender woman to sign a landmark overall deal with a major studio.The “Pose” director, producer, and writer signed a three-year, multimillion-dollar deal with Netflix. The landmark deal gives Netflix exclusive rights to Mock’s TV series and a first-look option on any feature film projects, Variety reported. Mock will continue to work as a writer-director on Ryan Murphy’s “Pose,” while also serving as an executive producer and director on Murphy’s upcoming Netflix series, “Hollywood.”“This deal is so bonkers,” Mock said in a

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