Orange Is the New Black's Lea DeLaria Withdraws From Michfest

OINTB Star Withdraws From Michfest

Responding to Twitter questions about her decision to perform at the Michigan Womyn's Music Festival, which does not admit transgender women, out actor Lea DeLaria announced that she will not participate.

Orange is the New Black Star Joins Line-up of Trans Exclusionary Music Festival
May 08 2014 12:27 PM ET

OITNB Star Joins Michfest Lineup

Lea DeLaria has joined the lineup for this year's Michigan Womyn's Music Festival, an event that explicitly forbids trans people, like her Orange Is The New Black costar Laverne Cox, from attending.

Laverne Cox to Produce MTV & Logo TV Documentary About Trans Teens

Laverne Cox to Produce MTV & Logo Trans Documentary

The Orange is the New Black star expands her trans media empire in the form of a new documentary about trans teens airing this fall.

Laverne Cox Among Paper Magazine's Most Beautiful People

Laverne Cox Among Paper Magazine's Most Beautiful People

The transgender actress continues her ascent, listed alongside the likes of Abigail Breslin, Chelsea Peretti, Chris Hardwick, and 39 others in the popular indie magazine.

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