Tag: Laverne Cox

Top 11 Inspirational Queer Heroes

As queer women, we have a particularly rough time finding role models that fit our lifestyle. Up until very recently, there were relatively few “out” women in the spotlight – leaving us only a small sampling of celebrities to idolize. But as we enter into 2016, we would like to…

ESSENCE Includes Orange Is The Black’s Laverne Cox And Samira Wiley in Annual Black Women Awards

ESSENCE announced the 8th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon honorees, and this it year it includes Laverne Cox, Lorraine Toussaint, Samira Wiley, Uzo Aduba, and Vicky Jeudy of the Emmy Award-winning series “Orange Is The New Black” (Vanguard Award); powerhouse actress/­director Regina King (Fierce & Fearless Award); breakout British actress…

I *Heart* Laverne Cox

Laverne Cox is an American actress, reality television star, producer, and transgender advocate. And more to the point she is HOT! Back in March Buzzfeed photograph, Jeaneen Lund took these stunning pictures of Cox. Laverne Cox is now known for portraying Sophia Burset, a trans woman sent to prison for…