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Ruby Rose Tells 'Edit' She's 'Glad' She Didn't Have Gender Reassignment Surgery

Ruby Rose Tells 'Edit' She's 'Glad' She Didn't Have Gender Reassignment Surgery

Ruby Rose takes the cover of The Edit‘s latest issue in a fashion forward look!

Here’s what the 30-year-old Xx: Return of Xander Cage star had to share with the mag:

On struggling to come to terms with her gender: “All I wanted was a boy’s name growing up – Charlie, Billie, Max, Frankie. You just know my mum wanted a girly girl princess! [...] Everyone had Barbies; I had ninja turtles and Superman… I was crazy about Archie comics. I played footie with the boys. I’m a woman… I want to have babies one day, so I’m glad I didn’t make changes earlier in my life.”

On becoming a role model for those struggling with their sexuality: “I want to be the person I wished was around when I was growing up.”

On her overnight stardom: “It’s only when I slow down that I realize. I have pinch-me moments, like, ‘Is this my life?’ Because I’ve got four films coming out in 2017, and 18 months ago, I hadn’t even made one.”

For more from Ruby, visit Net-a-Porter.com!

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