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Trangender Teen Shows Support for Bruce Jenner

Trangender Teen Jazz Jennings Shows Support for Bruce Jenner

Originally posted 04/24/2015 10:50PM

Bruce Jenner's decision to discuss his transition on national TV has inspired one 14-year-old teen who's about to launch a series of her own.

Jazz Jennings, a transgender teen girl who will star with her family this summer on TLC's All That Jazz, posted words of support for Jenner, who told Diane Sawyer in a televised interview Friday that God gave him "the soul of a female."

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Diane Sawyer Asks Bruce Jenner: 'Are You a Lesbian?'

Originally posted 04/24/2015 09:40PM

ABC Breaking US News | US News Videos Growing up in Tarrytown, New York, a young Bruce Jenner felt different.

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Bruce Jenner: God Gave Me 'the Soul of a Female'

Bruce Jenner Speaks Out: God Gave Me 'the Soul of a Female'

Originally posted 04/24/2015 09:05PM

Bruce Jenner is finally sharing his story.

The former Olympian spoke publicly for the first time about transitioning from male to female in an interview with Diane Sawyer on 20/20 on Friday night.

"I would say I've always been very confused with my gender identity since I was this big," said Jenner, 65, tearing up. "I tried to explain it, because I've had all my kids sitting in that chair … and I've tried to explain it this way. God's looking down, making little Bruce … he says 'Okay, what are gonna do with this one. Make him a smart kid, very determined ... and then when he's just finishing he says, 'Let's wait a second.'

"God looks down and chuckles a little bit and says, 'Hey, let's give him the soul of a female.' "

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Elton John on Bruce Jenner's Transition:  'It's an Incredibly Brave Thing to Do, Especially When You're Older'

Elton John on Bruce Jenner's Transition: 'It's an Incredibly Brave Thing to Do, Especially When You're Older'

Originally posted 04/24/2015 08:35AM

Elton John and David Furnish have voiced their support for Bruce Jenner just a day before the former athlete speaks publicly about his gender transition in an interview with Diane Sawyer.

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Transgender Model Andreja Pejic Has a Message for Bruce Jenner: 'Congratulations, And Best of Luck'

Transgender Model Andreja Pejic Has a Message for Bruce Jenner: 'Congratulations, And Best of Luck'

Originally posted 04/23/2015 03:00PM

Model Andreja Pejic has spoken out in support of Bruce Jenner's decision to come forward about becoming a woman.

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Bruce Jenner on Gender Transition: 'I Want to Know How This Story Ends'

Originally posted 04/23/2015 10:35AM

For Bruce Jenner, the future is largely unknown.

"I want to know how this story ends. How does my story end?" the former Olympic champion, 65, says in a new promo for his much-anticipated 20/20 interview with Diane Sawyer, airing Friday night, about his decision to transition to a woman.

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Bruce Jenner Spotted on Motorcycle Ride in Los Angeles Ahead of Diane Sawyer Sit-Down (PHOTO)

Bruce Jenner Spotted on Motorcycle Ride in Los Angeles Ahead of Diane Sawyer Sit-Down (PHOTO)

Originally posted 04/20/2015 09:35AM

Bruce Jenner hit the Santa Monica Mountains over the weekend to enjoy a solo motorcycle ride.

The former Olympic athlete, 65, was spotted riding his bike around Santa Monica, California, on Sunday, sporting a big black helmet that covered his face, along with jeans and a jacket.

The Keeping Up with the Kardashians personality has kept under the radar in recent weeks in the wake of news that he is transitioning into a woman.

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Bruce Jenner Talks Family in 20/20 Preview: 'I Can't Let Myself Hurt Them'

Originally posted 04/19/2015 07:50PM


ABC Breaking US News | US News Videos As he transitions into a woman, Bruce Jenner's biggest concern is his family.

In a new promo for his 20/20 interview with Diane Sawyer, the Olympian and reality star opens up about wanting to protect those closest to him.

"I can't let myself hurt them," says Jenner, who has six children (including teenage daughters Kylie and Kendall Jenner) and is the stepfather to Khloé, Kourtney, Rob and Kim Kardashian.

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WATCH: Bruce Jenner Speaks Out in Second Diane Sawyer Interview Promo

Originally posted 04/14/2015 06:10PM

[YOUTUBE "URdu8u0pVDw"] With less than two weeks until Bruce Jenner's much talked-about interview airs on ABC, the network has released a second clip leading up to the two-hour special.

"My whole life has been getting me ready for this," the former Olympian, 65, tells Sawyer during the interview, which covers Jenner's life-changing decision to transition into a woman.

"Bruce's primary goal is to bring awareness to this issue in order to help others in the transgender community," a source told PEOPLE.

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