After years of hormonal treatment and counseling, and legally changing her name, Cossey had her final surgery on 31 December at Charing Cross Hospital , London. Through puberty, Cossey was distinctly feminine in appearance due to a variant of Klinefelter's syndrome , where, instead of having the XY chromosome pattern, she possesses the genotype XXXY   people with Klinefelter's syndrome usually have XXY. However, she continued her modelling career. A tabloid journalist then contacted her, revealing he had discovered she was transgender , and planned to write about it. Cossey was born in Brooke, Norfolk. Cossey dropped out of the show, convincing the producers to release her from her contract.
Simone. Age: 27.
At sixteen she moved to London and worked at a variety of low-wage jobs.
Aaliyah. Age: 29.
Tula married Canadian David Finch in Archived from the original on 6 December Cossey dropped out of the show, convincing the producers to release her from her contract.