Alok Vaid-Menon (they/them)

ALOK is an internationally renowned artist known for their pioneering work across multiple disciplines including literature, fashion, film, and comedy. As a celebrated poet and author, ALOK has published influential works such as Femme in Public, Beyond the Gender Binary, and Your Wound/My Garden. They founded the #DeGenderFashion initiative, advocating for a fashion and beauty industry free from gender constraints, which has garnered significant attention and support within the community.

In the realm of acting and comedy, ALOK’s dynamic presence has captivated audiences worldwide. They have delivered compelling performances and sold-out shows, showcasing their unique blend of humor and poignant commentary. On screen, ALOK’s impact extends to notable projects such as the documentary ALOK, executive produced by Jodie Foster and premiered at Sundance Film Festival 2024, and acting roles in films like Complicated Order and the upcoming Absolute Dominion.

Their television appearances include standout roles in the HBO Max series Sort Of, Hulu’s Planet Sex with Cara Delevingne, and other significant platforms where they continue to challenge and reshape cultural narratives around gender and identity.

Visit ALOK’s official website for more on their work and upcoming projects.