Five weeks after coming out as transgender to Dianne Sawyer on ABC’s 20/20, the woman formerly known as Bruce Jenner has debuted a new name and a new look on the cover of Vanity Fair.
— VANITY FAIR (@VanityFair) June 1, 2015
Over the cover photograph, taken by Annie Leibovitz, the headline reads, “Just call me Caitlyn.” Caitlyn Jenner told Vanity Fair, “I’m not doing it for money. I’m doing it to help my soul and help other people.” Other members of the Jenner and Kardashian household shared their support for Caitlyn, showing the magazine cover through Instagram and twitter.
We were given this life because you were strong enough to live it! I couldn’t be prouder!!! Caitlyn,… https://t.co/Ho5O6swM0V
— Khloé (@khloekardashian) June 1, 2015
now that’s a cover. A video posted by Kendall Jenner (@kendalljenner) on
From a new twitter account that already has over a million followers, Caitlyn tweeted her excitement about the change.
I’m so happy after such a long struggle to be living my true self. Welcome to the world Caitlyn. Can’t wait for you to get to know her/me.
— Caitlyn Jenner (@Caitlyn_Jenner) June 1, 2015