Author: The JT LeRoy Story (2016)

Genres - Culture & Society, Language & Literature  |   Sub-Genres - Biography  |   Release Date - Sep 9, 2016 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 110 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Profiling author Laura Albert, who found success publishing stories under the guise of a transgender male prostitute known as JT Leroy. Relying heavily on interviews with Albert herself, this documentary charts her rise and fall as a literary icon. Directed by Jeff Feuerzeig.

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author, impostor, man, prostitute/prostitution, transgendered