Transgender rights movement
People that identify as "trans are going to be able to see themselves reflected in this important point of the city," transgender activist Cecilia Gentili said.
The former intelligence analyst has been jailed for more than two weeks after refusing to answer questions about the 2010 WikiLeaks case.
The transgender activist will play the character Nia Nal for the CW show's fourth season.
The transgender activist had tweeted a month ago that "voting won't change anything."