Former Olympian Bruce Jenner revealed a new name and a new identity as a woman in a cover story for the upcoming issue of Vanity Fair, which hits newsstands June 9. A video clip about the article and the photo shoot can be found below.
The magazine story reveals that Jenner now goes by the name Caitlyn, with the quote “Call me Caitlyn” appearing on the cover over a stunning photograph of Jenner. The magazine cover also appears in the clip below.
Jenner posed for famed celebrity photographer Annie Leibovitz for the piece, with the video and cover photo released by Vanity Fair in advance of the story’s release.
Jenner is interviewed for the article by Buzz Bissinger. The magazine story “chronicles the tensions, traumas, and courage that shaped Caitlyn into the woman you see today,” Vanity Fair says on the website.
The site adds: “Jenner speaks movingly about her journey, telling Bissinger, ‘If I was lying on my deathbed and I had kept this secret and never ever did anything about it, I would be lying there saying, “You just blew your entire life.” ’ ”
The magazine has posted a YouTube clip about the article and the photo shoot. Here it is: