cisgender

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cisgender

(Describing) one who identifies as the gender that corresponds to their sex at birth; (describing) one who is not transgender. If you were born male and identify as man, then you're cisgender. Just because someone is cisgender doesn't mean they can't support trans rights.
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I'm totally against whitewashing, hiring hearing actors to play deaf, hiring cis gender to play trans, and the like.
"I recognise that in reality, there is a wide spread discrepancy among my industry that favours Caucasian, cis gendered actors and that not every actor has been given the same opportunities that I have been privileged to.