2019 Spring

What Is Your Origin Story?

Zach Barack is the first out trans actor in a Marvel movie. In this talk we get to hear his insights on queerness, coming of age, and the complexities of seeing yourself as a hero." Zach Barack is a young transgender actor and musician who comes from the northern suburbs of Chicago. In Summer 2019, he will make history as the first transgender actor to co-star in a Marvel film. Zach lights up the big screen as a member of the cast of Spider-Man: Far from Home.

In addition to acting, Zach is a comedian and song-writer, who is in the process of studying the music industry at the University of Southern California.