Top Stories

Transparent's Candis Cayne to Guest Star on 'Grey's Anatomy'

Transparent's Candis Cayne to Guest Star on 'Grey's Anatomy'

Candis Cayne, knows for her work on Transparent and I Am Cait, is joining Grey’s Anatomy for a multi-epsisode arc in season 14.

The 46-year-old actress will play a “transgender patient who comes to Grey Sloan” for a “groundbreaking vaginoplasty surgery,” THR reports.

“[The surgery] revolutionizes the making of a vagina and we thought that was a really cool story and Candis is playing a character inspired by something we read,” Grey’s Anatomy showrunner Krista Vernoff said.

The character on the episode is inspired by Hayley Anthony, a trans woman who helped to create a new procedure for vaginoplasty surgeries with the help of the director of surgery at the Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery at Mount Sinai, Dr. Jess Ting.

Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Getty
Posted to: Candis Cayne, Greys Anatomy

JJ Links Around The Web

  • Cristiano Ronaldo is spending time with family amid sexual assault allegations - TMZ
  • Tom Holland is speaking out about Stan Lee's passing - Just Jared Jr
  • Celebrities are sharing the fate of their homes in the California wildfires - TooFab
  • There's going to be another Jungle Book movie - Lainey Gossip
  • Noah Centineo explains why he was hesitant in taking The Stand-In role - Just Jared Jr
  • Did Pink and Lady Gaga write a Madonna diss song? - Gossip Cop