JT LeRoy


The film must be destroyed no later than September 2020

JT LeRoy

Based on a true lie. This captivating true story is about the hoax of J.T. LeRoy, a girl pretending to be a boy who identifies as transgender. A young woman spends six years pretending to be the celebrated author Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy, the made-up literary persona of her sister-in-law. They duped the rich and famous in Hollywood, the fashion world, and elite literary circles.



Kristen Stewart, Laura Dern, Jim Sturgess |

Playing around 108 minutes
Production year 2018