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Andy Guy is first Australian to undergo the sex reassignment surgery, phalloplasty, in the US

Australian documentary on gender transitioning follows a young actress on her journey to become a man. Courtesy AndyG Projects.

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21st October 2013 15:29

Alessia Valenza

You see, Andy Guy wasn’t always a guy. The 33-year-old was born Anna, biologically female, and grew up to become a beautiful blonde actress – albeit one who always felt intrinsically male.

In June, Mr Guy became the first Australian to undergo the sex reassignment surgery, phalloplasty, in the US.

He returned to Sydney last week, declaring he’d never felt happier since undergoing the $80,000 procedure in which a layer of skin, a vein, artery and two nerves were taken from his right forearm to craft a penis and scrotum.

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