The 22-year-old 'Dance Moms' star revealed on TikTok that she's in the process of transitioning.
Dance Moms star Zackery Torres announced she's transgender. Recently, the 22-year-old dancer revealed she's transitioning and that her pronouns are she/they via TikTok.
“I’m transitioning. That means I’m transgender if you didn’t know,” she said, “My pronouns are they/she, which means that they or she are totally fine, and I’m just hopping on here to tell you that I’m going to be posting more on TikTok and I’m excited about it!”
“LIFE UPDATE #fyp #foryou #dancemoms #viral #update #clasof2021,” she captioned the video.
Zackery first came out as non-binary white attenting to college, where she was studying for her bacherlor of fine arts degree in dance.
She also shared a post in her Instagram account thanking everyone for their support. "Don't really have a ton of words to express how I am feeling right now, other than grateful. Grateful to everyone who has supported me and continued to help me be my full self," she wrote, "Grateful for the outpour of love and support. Grateful to all the advocates who made this possible. As I sit here with my mount still open, it is important to recognize the amount of LGBTQIA+ individuals who do not receive this loving response. There is still work to be done, and I cannot wait to be a part of it. Much love, and HAPPY EARLY PRIDE MONTH!"