Taylor Swift casts transgender man as love interest in latest music video
Taylor Swift has released a new music video called "Lavender Haze."
In the music video, a transgender man named Laith Ashley is cast as the love interest.
Ashley is seen shirtless and cuddling with Taylor Swift in the music video.
Swift has expressed admiration for Ashley and their work together on Instagram and Twitter
Ashley has thanked Swift for giving him a role in the music video and for being an ally.
Ashley has emphasized the importance of representation and the power of love in his social media posts.
The music video has received a significant amount of views and likes on YouTube.
The song title "Lavender Haze" is a euphemism for falling in love.
The music video was released on Friday
Representation of LGBT+ people in media is still seen as important and valuable.