Shakina Nayfack

Shakina Nayfack is an American actress and transgender activist. She is most notable for her series regular role as Lola, a “trans-truther”, on the second and third seasons of the Hulu television program Difficult People, on which she is also a writing consultant.

Guest Appearances

December 5, 2019

Actress Shakina Nayfack (Manifest Pussy, Transparent) joins Matt and Dave to talk about revisiting Rent as an adult, table reading for Difficult People, and challenging the conversation surrounding body parts. Plus, Shakina’s incredible first date with her boyfriend, bringing her own perspective to Transparent’s Musicale Finale, and learning how to treat spiritual life as a key to mental health.