Yasmin Finney

31st August 2023

2023 Shortlisted Nominee
Celebrity of the Year Award

Yasmin Finney is fast becoming one of the most influential actresses within the Transgender community. She is known for her role as Elle Argent in the Netflix series Heartstopper and has recently joined the cast of Doctor Who. Her ground breaking videos on Tik Tok, sharing her experience as a Trans woman growing up in Manchester, have been watched over twelve million times. Yasmin is regularly included on lists of ‘Tik Tok’s biggest influencers’ and brings with her a huge international fan base from both within the community and beyond.  She was recently named as YSL Beaute's first UK Ambassador and featured in the luxury brand’s ‘Drop the Look’ campaign in April 2023, a positive step for visible transgender representation. Yasmin is 2023 Now Awards honoree in Film & TV. The Now Awards honor 12 LGBTQ+ people who represent the cutting edge of queer culture today.