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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.

Netflix’s hit series has been renewed for a fifth, sixth, and seventh season.

February 05 2016 12:21 PM

A Look Back at 2015’s Gayest Show Biz Moments

December 21 2015 10:00 AM

Alexandra Billings, Candis Cayne, Laverne Cox and more trans performers reflect on the progress TV has made—and where it still needs to go. 

December 16 2015 8:30 AM

Limited edition bow ties feature the name of prominent trans figures like Laverne Cox, Andreja Pejic and Sylvia Rivera. 

November 17 2015 10:35 AM

The trans icon shakes it with a cast of queer artists in the designer's latest fashion film

November 13 2015 11:00 AM

The actress/activist/icon will play the "sweet transvestite from Transsexual, Transylvania" in Fox's remake next fall. 

October 23 2015 11:55 AM

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

August 20 2015 11:54 AM
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