Trace Lysette is an American actress. She had her career beginnings in the 2010s. She debuted in an episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. She next appeared in the TV movie The Curse of the Fuentes Women. She gained recognition after landing the role of Shea in the Amazon series Transparent, a role she has been playing since 2014. She next appeared in 3 episodes of I Am Cait and Blunt Talk. She next played Sylvia Rivera / Elizabeth Eden in 2 episodes of Drunk History. In 2016, she made her movie debut in Coffee House Chronicles: The Movie. She later appeared as herself in an episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race.