Geena Rocero - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Geena Rocero


Geena Rocero to appear in 'Playboy'

Jun 16, 2019 - 4:29 PM

Geena is the first Trans Asian Pacific Islander Playmate of the magazine

LOOK: PH model Geena Rocero shines on the cover of 'Harper's Bazaar' India

Sep 21, 2016 - 11:37 AM

Geena and Tracey Africa Norman who share the cover with 7 other faces are the first transgender models on the over of Harper s Bazaar

Valkyrie Club apologizes to transgender fashion designer

Jun 23, 2015 - 4:21 PM

One of the nightclub s co owners celebrity host performer Vice Ganda threatens to pull out his shares

TOP DESIGNER. Veejay Floresca’s creations receive international acclaim, reaching Japan, United Kingdom, USA, and China. Photo from Floresca's Facebook account

Transgender 'turns gay' to please father

May 29, 2015 - 4:22 PM

A bill seeking to address discrimination against gays is pending in Congress

START YOUNG. Geena Rocero (center) poses for a photo with local LGBT youth. Photo by Ian Nicolas Cigara/ Rappler

Darren Espanto of 'The Voice Kids' wows audience in 2014 TOFA awards

Oct 26, 2014 - 1:42 PM

Journalist Sheila Coronel fashion designer Josie Natori and composer Robert Lopez are among the recipients of the 4th annual The Outstanding Filipino Americans TOFA

The Social Good Summit's Global Conversation

Oct 01, 2014 - 12:00 AM

This is social media at its finest facilitating the exchange of substantive information and ideas along new channels and communities

In gifs, pics: 12 hottest highlights of the Bench 'Naked Truth' show

Sep 20, 2014 - 11:16 PM

Ellen Adarna gets undressed a girl on girl kiss an on stage makeout Jake Cuenca s butt and other highlights in gifs and pictures

IN PHOTOS: Stars sizzle in undies, denim at Bench 'Naked Truth' fashion show

Sep 20, 2014 - 9:09 PM

Ellen Adarna Kim Chiu Solenn Heussaff Georgina Wilson the Teng brothers and more make runway statements at the Bench denim and underwear show

From NY to Naked Truth: Behind Rappler Profiles

Sep 20, 2014 - 9:06 AM

We discover that emotions fuel us evolution is necessary and yes the right stories can influence reality

GENDERPROUD. Rappler Profile Geena Rocero makes a statement by being the first transgender model to walk in Bench's anticipated underwear show. Photo by Danilo Hess

#GenderProud: Is the Philippines LGBT-friendly?

Sep 18, 2014 - 10:30 PM

Is the Philippines LGBT friendly? What can we do to make it so? How has media coverage in this country contributed to the cause?

Transgender model joins Bench's #NakedTruth fashion show

Sep 18, 2014 - 12:04 AM

“I am honored and humbled I can’t wait to serve fierce on stage ” Geena Rocero current Rappler Profile subject said

PH+SocialGood: Using technology to maximize women's impact

Sep 16, 2014 - 11:26 PM

As female leaders we need to remember that our differences are our strengths They are not excuses says Sheila Marcelo CEO and founder of care com

WOMAN UP. Sheila Marcelo asks: 'Why can’t I be both loving and tough?' Photo by Rappler

Speak No Evil

Aug 27, 2014 - 12:30 PM

While her story might be extraordinary transgender model Geena Rocero’s journey of becoming is just like any of ours

Victories for transgender equality and the long road ahead

Jul 09, 2014 - 6:30 PM

President Barack Obama has done more in less time to advance the rights of the LBGT community than any administration in history


LGBT activists: 'Recognize transgender rights in the Philippines now'

May 28, 2014 - 9:44 PM

Transgender people want the public and the lawmakers to know they have their own rights too

Transgender people clamor for equal rights

May 19, 2014 - 6:45 PM

The transgender community organizes a Santacruzan in time for International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

#GenderProud: Filipina model Geena Rocero LIVE on Rappler

Apr 10, 2014 - 10:10 AM

Geena joined Rappler s BalikBayan for a live interview via Google Hangout from New York City to talk about her story and issues in the transgender community