It seems that Khloe Kardashian’s ex-husband Lamar Odom has found a new love. Reportedly, he is dating Daniielle Alexis, an Australian model, and actress, Hip-Hop Vibe reports.
The speculation of Alexis dating Odom popped up after she posted the photo of herself with the NBA star on September 21, 2022, via her Instagram.
She captioned, “It’s always blessings from us. Lamar says hi this morning to everyone too,” with a love sign emoji.
Likewise, her photo with Odom back in August 2022 has further fueled the rumors of their romance. The duo can be seen sitting close to each other in a car while their outing in Los Angeles, California.
Although the fans have shipped them as a couple, neither Alexis nor Odom have yet to address the dating rumors. They haven’t commented on their relationship.
Here are the things you need to know about Lamar Odom’s rumored girlfriend, Danielle Alexis.
She Is A Transgender Model And Actress
Daniielle Alexis is an Australian transgender actress currently working in the acting industry in Los Angeles. She is an advocate for the LGBTQIA+ community who transitioned from male to female.
Her acting career began in 2000, performing the role of Shay in the short movie Perfect Pale Blue. In 2017, she rose to prominence, landing the role of Dana Malouf in Wentworth. She has also played in short films like Run and Only the Good Die Young.
In 2020, she played Phoebe on ABC’s The Height and portrayed the role of Summer Anders in the TV series What We See. She is now set to play Angela in the upcoming action/thriller movie Breakout.
Her Transgender Struggles Before Surgery
Danielle Alexis publicly revealed herself as transgender in May 2017. The brunette beauty was confused about her gender identity for a long time.
Finally, she explored her sexuality and underwent sex surgery, coming out as transgender after high school. She received support from her mother and grandmother. Before going to surgery, Alexis described being in a ‘dark place’ and couldn’t go on being ‘half/half.’
Luckily, her family supported her transition, and she received $30K from her family, who saved for the surgery.
She Was Born A Boy Named Shane
In her interview with Women’s Day in May 2017, Danielle Alexis shared the secret of her birth. The Wentworth star revealed she was born a boy who went by the name Shane. She said:
“My original name was Shayne and I was born a boy. And I can finally say that name and feel safe that I’m not about to get teased.”Danielle Alexis (Women’s Day)/ May 22, 2017
Alexis further revealed she felt like she was a girl from the start. Her mother understood her sexuality and never tried to change her to act like a boy. However, it was not the same for her father, and he became annoyed due to her feminine nature.
When she was at the age of six, her parents got divorced. After that, she moved to Perth with her mom and sister named, Ashton.