In 2015, Jenner told Sawyer, “I am a woman” in an exclusive interview that ended months of speculation about the former Olympian, then known as Bruce. Jenner was then in the beginning stages of gender transition. The nervous Jenner began that interview by warning Sawyer that the talk would be an “emotional rollercoaster.”
“How do I tell people what I’ve been through?” Jenner told Sawyer. “Today’s the day.”
ABC’s special edition of 20/20 will air Friday, April 21 at 10 pm ET. Jenner’s memoir, “The Secrets of My Life,” will be released on April 25 by Grand Central Publishing.
David Sloan is the senior executive producer and Mark Robertson is senior producer on this special.