Model-host Joey Mead's husband shocks everyone by coming out as transgender

12 July 2016 / 3 months 1 week ago

Joey Mead King is a Filipino-Iranian television personality, fashion lifestyle host, runway coach and is the model mentor/co-judge on popular reality show, Asia's Next Top Model cycles two and three.

According to ABS-CBN, her husband and  businessman and car enthusiast Ian King, surprised netizens with a special announcement on social media on Saturday.

He is now known as Angelina.

In her latest post on Sunday, she said: “So much love and support I can't even believe how amazing everyone has been. It's hard to keep denying yourself your own truth so now this is me. Thank you so much everyone!”

Angelina also shared a picture of her and Joey where she called the model wife her “rock and number one supporter.”

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