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.

For Laverne Cox, taking on a remake of The Rocky Horror Picture Show meant taking on her toughest critics. 

August 23 2016 12:12 PM

She will be the first transgender actress to act in a transgender role in a broadcast series.

August 16 2016 5:01 PM

Dr. Scott! Janet! Brad! Rocky! Janet! Dr. Scott!

July 21 2016 3:09 PM

Ryan Murphy directed the tribute in partnership with HRC.

June 29 2016 2:59 PM

The noted activist, spokesperson, and actress discusses the Marriott Rewards' Love Travels campaign, what Pride means to her, the LGBT Data Inclusion Act, oh, and don't forget Beyoncé.

June 24 2016 1:40 PM

"I gave 250 percent, and I hope people like what we came up with," said the Orange is the New Black star. 

May 25 2016 3:28 PM

We might just stay the night. Or even a bite.

May 17 2016 11:41 AM
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