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Laverne Cox

Laverne Cox is an American actress on the hit Netflix series Orange is the New Black. Cox has made history as being the first openly transgender person to be nominated for a Primetime Emmy award in an acting role and to be on the cover of Time magazine. Laverne Cox is at the forefront of the transgender movement, and is a hero in the LGBT community. In 2014 Laverne Cox was honored by GLAAD with the Stephen F. Kolzak award for her work as an advocate for the transgender community.

Tickets are still available for the Paris Barclay-helmed virtual performance of Larry Kramer's breakthrough play. 

April 30 2021 3:45 PM

The documentary series deals with the Fourteenth Amendment's impact on voting rights, desegregation, marriage equality, and more.

February 02 2021 9:57 PM

The Promising Young Woman star discussed her new relationship and romantic hurdles.

January 28 2021 3:47 PM

The Emmy-nominated actress chats with The Advocate about how the film that confronts assault doesn't let anyone off the hook. 

January 05 2021 3:17 PM

She and her friend were approached by a man who asked “Guy or girl?” and then began hitting Cox's friend.

November 30 2020 2:52 PM

The actress and icon talks about how much has changed for trans people since Orange Is The New Black premiered. 

June 30 2020 5:44 PM

Director Ryan White discusses decades of queer visibility (and invisibility) chronicled on the Apple TV+ docuseries Visible: Out on Television.

February 14 2020 4:58 AM
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