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Bruce Jenner is set to break his silence.

The Kardashian-Jenner patriarch will sit down with ABC to apparently discuss his long-rumored male-to-female transition, the network officially announced.

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"Bruce Jenner - The Interview" will air April 24 and the interview will be conducted with Diane Sawyer. It's scheduled for two hours.

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"Bruce's primary goal is to bring awareness to this issue in order to help others [in the transgender community]," a source told PEOPLE. Bruce was also originally scheduled to star in a docu-series about his transformation, but he later scrapped plans for that.

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Bruce, the source said, "wants this to be taken seriously so that [his situation] can have the most positive impact on society's perception of the transgender community."