laverne cox

Transgender actress & LGBT activist.
Laverne Cox is an American actress on the hit Netflix series Orange is the New Black, and made history as the first openly transgender person to be nominated for a Primetime Emmy in an acting role. Laverne Cox is at the forefront of the transgender movement, and is a hero in the LGBT community.

"We in the transgender community right now are reeling."

August 20 2015 11:54 AM

Will she be the next triple threat?

August 12 2015 10:40 AM

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver wants to help the young people of America

11:36 AM

The cast attended the Television Critics Association summer press tour.

July 29 2015 1:16 PM

This Saturday, I'm From Driftwood serves up drinks and jazz all in the name of LGBT storytelling.

3:06 PM

The actress stripped down to a corset for this year's fundraiser

June 22 2015 10:27 AM

Cox plays Deathy, friend to the tough-talking lesbian poet played by Tomlin on the prowl for cash in Grandma.

June 18 2015 1:07 PM

Also: Channing Tatum naked and for sale

June 15 2015 10:30 AM

The OITNB star stuns as Lady Liberty on the cover of Entertainment Weekly

June 11 2015 2:05 PM

Wax is the new black, and we love it.

June 09 2015 1:22 PM