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.

“It’s very tricky, those conversations about the first, because they tend to erase people who’ve come before."

September 13 2016 9:50 AM

Cox seamlessly transforms into Tina Turner, Beyoncé and more for Cosmopolitan's October issue.

September 07 2016 4:14 PM

Also: Gaga fans manipulating music charts? Is Taco Bell ringing homophobic bells?

September 06 2016 8:19 AM

The OITNB actress has said it's about making headlines,"and people are going to click on it and talk about it".

August 31 2016 4:28 PM

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
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