Asia Kate Dillon Reveals Partner In Gender Talk! Who Is She Dating After All?
|Date of Birth||November 15 ,1984|
|Age||35 Years 4 Month(s)|
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
|Nominees||Critics Choice Award(2019,2018), Guild Awards(2018)|
|College||American Musical and Dramatic Academy|
|Height/ How Tall?||5 Feet 8 Inches (1.73 Meters)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
Non-binary gender actor Asia Kate Dillon, had a surprise for her fans as she attended The Ellen Show in 2017. The actor not only revealed the different facets of their sexuality, but they also revealed their partner. Scroll down to know the full story and their intriguing use of pronounciations to describe themselves.
The New York native earned her recognition portraying the character of white supremacist Brandy Epps in a 2016 comedy-drama web series Orange is the New Black.
Asia Kate Dillon With Ellen: Kate sat down with Ellen to discuss her role as first non-binary gender actor on 'The Ellen Show' on March 20, 2017 (Video: Published on Mar 20, 2017)
She currently appears as Taylor Mason, the gender non-binary main character in television in a drama series, Billions since 2017.
Here is Asia Kate Dillion's Bio & Sexuality
The Billions star was born on 15 November 1984 in Ithaca, New York. As a child, she along with her other friends were assigned female at birth and gender nonconforming in high school regarding the way they dressed and the way they cut their hair.
Later, they started removing gendered pronouns from their biography and replaced with the name.
Asia got their graduation from American Musical and Dramatic Academy at a very young age. Kate later got enrolled at The Actor's Workshop of Ithaca at a young age of 16, becoming the youngest ever student to get an admission. This showed the passion and desire Kate had for acting, which they later went on to exploit in the big screen.
In an interview with Huffington Post in March 2017, Asia opened about their discovery of the word for their gender. They revealed that they had autonomous control over their identity, but it was not until they came across the word non-binary. They cried after finding the word non-binary and described the moment as “an explosion in my mind.”
Asia Kate Dillion Professional Career
Asia began their acting career in the titular role of Rachel Corrie, in the play My Name is Rachel Corrie. Rachel was an American activist and diarist, who was killed by the Israeli soldiers in 2003. Their first on-screen appearance was in the television series My Popcorn Nights in 2009.
That was soon followed by their appearance in another play 'The Mysteries,' where Asia portrayed the lead role of Lucifer and her role in Shakespeare Theatre Company's production 'The Tempest.' Kate's performances drew praise and appreciation from the crowd.
Dillon currently works as the founder and producing director of MIRROR/FIRE Production whose sole objective is to help and aid historically marginalized and disenfranchised people.
First Non-binary Gender Actor In Mainstream Hollywood
In 2016, they played the role of Brandy Epps, one of the first non-binary gender-identifying actors to be cast in a television show in a web series; Orange is the New Black. Their role of Taylor Mason in Billions series is the first non-binary character on mainstream North American television.
Asia In The Sets Of Billions: Kate Dillon alongside co-star Damian Lewis in the episode of Billions in 2018. (Photo: Pinterest)
Asia became the first openly gender non-binary actor to appear on TV in Billions series. Asia chose "actor" over "actress" because it was a gender-neutral word while submitting their name for the Emmy award nomination for the work in Billions.
The 33-year-old stands at the height of 1.68 meters (5 feet 6 ½ inches) and has a tattoo in a neck that reads “einfühlung.”, the German word for empathy.
Despite their openness both in case of her gender and career, they do not talk much about their dating status. However, appearing to The Ellen Show in March 2017, they spilled the beans regarding their boyfriend cum partner.
Asia Kate Dillon Flaunts Partner In The Ellen Show
On March 20, 2017, Asia appeared on the famous talk show 'The Ellen Show' where she talked openly about her sexual orientation and her personal life. When the host of the show, Ellen asked if they had a boyfriend, Asia said that they have a partner who self-identified himself as male.
Although they did not reveal the identity, Ellen was convinced to call their partner as "he."
Asia Kate Dillon On Ellen Show: Asia shows a picture with their partner on The Ellen Show in March 2017. (Photo: Pinterest)
Afterward, a picture of Asia with their partner was displayed on the background screen of the show.
Moreover, talking to Gq.com in June 2017, they gave a small glimpse about their partner, stating that they and their partner co-founded a production company together called Mirror Fire productions.