Director Lilly Wachowski, who recently
came out transgender, will take a break from the LGBT-inclusive
Netflix series Sense8.
“Lilly needed to take some time off,”
Jamie Clayton, who plays transgender hacktivist Nomi Marks on the
show, told BuzzFeed
Lilly's sister, director Lana
Wachowski, will take over the reigns of the show's second season.
“Lana is absolutely a superwoman,”
Clayton said. “The way she channels her energy and her creativity
… it keeps me in absolute awe whenever I'm in her presence. She is
an absolute force.”
Lana Wachowski came out transgender in
Wachowski feared losing her family in coming out transgender.)
The Wachowskis are the creative force
behind such hit films as Bound and the Matrix trilogy.
Lilly Wachowski made her first public
appearance in April.
Wachowski makes first public appearance at GLAAD Media Awards.)