May 26, 2017
Taylor Murphy says he was living his dream as a FDNY firefighter, risking his life to save the lives of others, when he met a transgender woman named Claudia on the streets of New York. Murphy, who was also a model and had gained fame for his sexy photos and firefighter calendar, says Claudia recognized him and struck up a conversation, and the two began dating.
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“There was a lot of feelings and stuff like that involved, but she had a boyfriend in L.A., so I would just describe it as pretty intense dating,” Murphy tells Dr. Phil in an exclusive interview airing Friday.
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Hear more about Murphy’s relationship with Claudia in the video above, and why he says he now won’t refer to her by her name.
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