Kōrero: Gender diversity

Cross-dressers: Topp Twins as Ken and Ken (3 o 5)

Twins Lynda and Jools Topp are among New Zealand's best-known entertainers. Their musical comedy routines include cross-dressing performances as Ken and Ken – Ken Moller (left), a Wairarapa sheep farmer and fly-fisherman, and his mate Ken Smythe, a regional sportscaster. Watch the Kens in action in this TV documentary clip.

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Diva Productions
Reference: The Topp Twins: untouchable girls. Producer, Arani Cuthbert; director, Leanne Pooley. Auckland: Diva Productions, 2009

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Johanna Schmidt, 'Gender diversity - Cross-dressers, drag queens and kings', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/28888/cross-dressers-topp-twins-as-ken-and-ken (accessed 3 June 2020)

He kōrero nā Johanna Schmidt, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, updated 1 Jul 2015