Rudy Jean Rigg (They/them)

Rudy Jean Rigg is an autistic & non-binary transgender host, creator, advocate, educator and pop-culture fiend based in Naarm, Australia.

Rudy is the regular ‘teacher’ and host of social media sensation Rainbow History Class and has recently hosted & co-written a Screen Australia and TikTok funded documentary, TransAthletica. Rudy’s work is globally recognised, and was recently named a Top Ten online creator at the 2022 British LGBT+ Awards, as well as being named AiMCO’s (Australian Influencer Marketing Awards) 2021 Best Creator on TikTok for Rainbow History Class.

Rudy Jean Rigg sitting at a table wearing a fluffy leopard print coat

Acknowledgement of country

Sydney WorldPride will take place on the lands of the Gadigal, Cammeraygal, Bidjigal, Darug, Dharawal people who are the Traditional Custodians of the Sydney Basin.

We pay our Respects to their Elders past and present. Always was Always will be Aboriginal Land.

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people come from many different clans and communities across Australia & in 2023 will come together as one, to celebrate with our global LGBTQIA+ community.