Fox News Channel is celebrating the hiring of its first transgender commentator.
Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce, will appear on Sean Hannity’s show to celebrate his new gig, Mediate reports.
Fox CEO Suzanne Scott lauded Jenner as an “asset” for the Fox News audience.
“Caitlyn’s story is an inspiration to us all. She (sic) is a trailblazer in the LGBTQ+ community and her (sic) illustrious career spans a variety of fields that will be a tremendous asset for our audience,” Scott said in a statement.
The retired Olympic gold medal-winning decathlete also put out a statement.
“I am humbled by this unique opportunity to speak directly to Fox News Media’s millions of viewers about a range of issues that are important to the American people.” Jenner said.