Miriam rivera (1981 5 february 2019), known by the mononym miriam, was a mexican transgender model who appeared on the reality television shows theres something about miriam and big brother australia 2004. She became recognized as the first openly transgender reality television star. Rivera also modelled and, using the name victoria, performed in pornography. Theres something about miriam is a reality television show filmed in 2003, created by british tv producer remy blumenfeld and gavin hay and originally aired in the united kingdom on sky1 in february 2004. Hosted by tim vincent, it featured six men wooing 21-year-old mexican model miriam rivera without revealing that she was transgender until the final episode. Jamie gets in bed with miriam rivera to find out what he really wants to know. The transsexual who rose to fame on the hit reality tv show theres something about miriam is working as a 300-an-hour escort. Theres something about miriam, from an outsider perspective, was a very typical dating, bachelor style show. A group of lads lads lads kind of guys from the uk, are all given the task to. You can see her in theres something about miriam and in big brother australia 2004 (never seen before). unsurprisingly, theres something about miriam is a show sky looks to have buried, with episodes about as easy to track down as a copy of shazaam. But its creator remy blumenfeld, who back in 2004 was a rising tv producer who had just sold his brixton-based production company brighter pictures to endemol for 10m, is now willing to reflect on the show publicly for the first time. A group of average british guys compete to win the affections of the beautiful miriam. The twist is that the object of their pursuit is in fact a transsexual.