Transsexual model, Leandro Cerezo, landed her first major magazine cover. Cerezo is featured on the cover of Elle Brazil modelling off a dress by the designer that discovered her, Givenchy’s Ricardo Tisci. This is a big step for the transsexual community. Read more about after the jump.


She may have been born a man, but Lea T is quickly becoming one of the most-talked about female supermodels in the world!

The sexy transsexual, who was born Leandro Cerezo, scored her biggest magazine cover yet – and has the details.

Lea covers the latest issue of Elle Brazil, showing off her fabulous figure in a gorgeous dress created by the designer who discovered her – Givenchy’s Ricardo Tisci. The spawn of soccer player Toninho Cerezo, the Latin American beauty began transforming into a woman back in 2008.

As previously reported, Lea recently stripped down and showed off her beach body in a splashy Terry Richardson shot photo
shoot for Blue Man’s advertising campaign.