Amanda Lepore

Amanda Lepore

Amanda Lepore was born in Armand Lepore on December 5. Amanda Lepore is an American transsexual icon who has received attention for her modeling, fashion, partying, and business skills. Amanda Lepore has been the advertising face for Heatherette, M.A.C. (cosmetics), Mego Jeans, Swatch, CAMP Cosmetics and more.


Fashion design company Heatherette has used Lepore’s image on much of their clothing and has chosen her several times to model their brand during Fashion Week. Lepore is expected to make her first feature film cameo appearance in years, in the much anticipated indie film, “Shifting the Canvas,” written and directed by Chuck Griffith, and set to start production in Summer 2008. The film, which highlights current issues such as gentrification and gay enclaves, will star John Paul Pitoc (“Trick,” “Thank You, Good Night”), Scott Thompson (“Kids in the Hall”) and others.