Taylor Swift casts female-to-male transgender model as love interest in ‘Midnights’ music video

Pop superstar Taylor Swift has teamed up with transgender model performer Laith Ashley for an upcoming music video tied to her new album Midnights in which the female-to-male performer plays Swifts’ romantic interest.

In a recent Instagram post, Taylor Swift, whose fanbase is mostly made up of teenage girls, shared a trailer for a series of music videos she filmed for. Midnights. The footage includes a scene of Swift and Ashley in bed together, with Swift stroking Ashely’s back.

The teaser lists Ashley’s name in the end credits.

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Laith Ashley De La Cruz was born a girl but now identifies as a man. Ashley’s modeling career includes underwear shoots for Calvin Klein and Diesel.

In 2016, Ashely became one of the main cast members of the reality series Oxygen. strutwhich followed the lives of a group of trans models.

As Breitbart News reported, Taylor Swift has embraced leftist politics and revivalism in recent years. In 2020, she officially endorsed Joe Biden’s candidacy for the White House, placing his enormous star power and influencer status in the service of the Democratic presidential ticket. At the time, Swift said abortion and gay rights were among her top issues in choosing a candidate.

During the 2020 presidential race, Swift lashed out at then-President Donald Trump on social media. In a rant, she accused him of ‘stoking the fires of white supremacy’, warning ‘we will vote you out in November’.

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