Transgender B. Scott Files $2.5m Lawsuit Against BET

Transgender B. Scott has slapped BET with a $2.5m lawsuit for forcing him to change cloth during the BET Awards show.

According to TMZ, Scott, who is a openly gay transgender, says the network forced him to change her outfit during her pre-show hosting duties at the awards show in June.

PHOTO: BET Awards 2013 Red Carpet

Scott claims after the first segment of the pre-show, he was pulled backstage and told his garb wasn’t acceptable. Scott says he was ordered to “mute the makeup, pull back his hair” and remove the women’s wear … which included heels.

Scott also claims that BET replaced him with Adrienne Bailon.

Scott says in his lawsuit that he was humiliated and want BET to pay for damages to his reputation.