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Paris Lees

Paris Lees- Biography

Paris Lees is a journalist, author, presenter, and campaigner from England. As a trans woman, she has created countless unforgettable experiences for LGBTQ groups. She is a role model for LGBTQ people and the founder of the British magazine META. She is well-known among journalists for her work.

What is the Net Worth of Paris Lees? Salary, Earnings

For several years, Paris has worked hard as a journalist, activist, and presenter, earning a reputation as a successful trans journalist. Her career as a journalist and broadcaster is said to have provided a significant portion of her income over the years. She has also lately written a book, from which she is profiting from royalties. Her net worth is predicted to be around $2 million in 2022.

Paris Lees- Birth, Age, Ethnicity, Siblings, Parents

Paris was born in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom, on July 28th, 1991. She identified as a male until the age of eighteen, but after being imprisoned for a robbery and spending time in jail, she decided to identify as a female. Paris began her gender transition with a hormone treatment at Charing’s cross-gender identity clinic. She also has a history of drug use and has identified as queer. Her father was a former boxer and bouncer, and her mother was only 17 years old when she gave birth to Paris.

Due to the divorce of her parents, she was raised by her grandmother and aunt. She is in her late twenties at the moment. Paris hasn’t revealed much about her early education, however, it’s thought she went to a local Nottinghamshire high school. Paris was arrested at the age of 18 and had to drop out of college. She is reported to have attended a university in Brighton where she majored in English. She received her diploma but has not divulged the name of the school where she received it.

Quick Facts

Real Name Paris Lees
Birth Date July 20, 1991
Age (as of 2022) 31 Years old
Birth Place Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Nationality British
Profession Journalist, Author, Presenter & Activist
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Cancer
Height in feet inches – 5’ 11” – in Centimeters – 181 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 68 kg  –  in Pounds –  149 lbs
Body Measurements 34-26-36
Bra Size 34A
Waist Size 26 Inches
Hips Size 36 Inches
Shoe Size 9 (U.S.)
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Hazel
Body Type Slim

Paris Lees- Relationship, Married Life, Boyfriend

Paris has kept a low profile when it comes to her personal life and relationships. She is now single and has never been in a relationship. She has had boyfriends in the past, and she spent a lot of her formative years with the help of an ex-boyfriend who assisted her with her gender transformations. His identity, though, has remained a mystery. Paris has stated that she has not been in a relationship since her breakup with her ex-boyfriend and that she wishes to take a break from dating and flirting. She has a close relationship with her mother, who is quite supportive of her.

Paris Lees- Professional Career

Being a trans woman was not easy for Paris, who had to deal with a lot of discrimination and bullying to find a job. She was refused all forms of the part-time job after she was released from prison at the age of 18, forcing her to resort to sex work. Paris Lees continued to work as a prostitute while in college and received her diploma. She relocated to London and began working as a columnist for Gay Times, subsequently rising to the position of acting assistant editor. Paris also began contributing to other publications, such as Diva. She was also the first trans girl to be featured on the cover of Diva magazine.

She soon began contributing to other prominent publications such as The Independent, The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph, and others. Soon after, she began working as a host and presenter for television and radio shows. Paris was the first trans woman to host a radio show on BBC Radio 1 and Channel 4. She created the BBC Radio 1 documentary “the hate debate,” which covered a variety of sensitive societal topics such as racism, minorities, homophobia, transphobia, and islamophobia, among others.

Reputation & Fame

The show was well-received, and she followed it up with another documentary, “My transsexual punk rock narrative,” in which she interviewed Laura Jane Grace. She hosted the episode “trans” of The Shooting Gallery on Channel 4 and was the host of the show. She was also a panelist at the BBC’s 100 Women event in 2013, where she made history as the first openly transgender panelist on the BBC’s Question Time program. Paris Lees gained a lot of support and was lauded by John Prescott, the deputy prime minister.

She began working as the first transgender columnist for British Vogue in 2018. Paris Lees also founded META, the first transgender magazine in the United Kingdom. She is best known for writing “What It Feels Like for a Girl,” an autobiography about her life as a transgender, bisexual woman. The book, which was released on May 27th, 2021, tells the terrible story of her life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Hair color

Paris Lees stands 5 ft 11 inches tall and weighs 68 kg. Furthermore, She has Blonde hair and Hazel eyes.

Social Media Details

Parisians are quite engaged on social media. Her Twitter account currently has a total of 84k followers. She also has a 50.6k-follower Instagram account, as well as a 62k-follower Facebook page. She also has a Youtube channel with roughly 4k subscribers where she produces random conversation videos and lifestyle videos, but she has not been active in recent months.

Trivia

  • Paris is a bisexual trans woman and a feminist who has spoken out about being bullied for not meeting the requirements of being a lady despite undergoing gender changes.
  • After Chelsea Manning announced her gender transition, she shared her robbery and jail experience.
  • Paris has had a lot of troubles since her release from prison, and she hasn’t been able to find either part-time or full-time work.
  • She was a social outsider at school and was frequently tormented because she was a sissy male.
  • Her father often forced her to do football, kickboxing, and other sports, and her mother was humiliated of her because she was trans, resulting in depression in Paris, for which she needed antidepressants and constant psychiatric care.

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