Reality television personality Carmen Carrera is a highly successful transgender celebrity. Her life story offers a perfect glimpse of LGBT people who struggle to find acceptance in the society. She earned stardom by featuring in the reality show RuPaul’s Drag Race where she initially made an appearance as a man and later was recognized as the first transgender person to feature on the show. Carmen had to struggle initially in her career when she attracted lots of negative comments about being a transgender person but soon overcame this challenge by becoming a successful model. Along with advocating the rights of the transgender community, Carrera has also been raising awareness about AIDS. She is regularly seen on various television shows often portraying the role of transgender people advocating their rights.