1986, True Life
Richard Radley (Vanessa Redgrave) is an ophthalmologist with a successful career, a beautiful fiancée and a secret life. Despite outward appearances, Richard is a woman at heart. When his psychiatrists -- including his mother (Louise Fletcher) -- fail to "cure" him, Richard leaves his life behind, moves to California and has a sex change to become Renee. Finally herself, Renee takes up professional tennis -- but when a reporter outs her sex change, she must fight for her right to compete.