Laverne Cox

February 13, 2017

Virginia Trans Teen Gets Grammy Shout Out

Sunday night’s Grammy Awards was abounding with protest against intolerance […]
December 1, 2015
Jacquetta Brooks, Mautner Project of Whitman-Walker

Women You Should Meet (W.Y.S.M.): Jacquetta Brooks

Name: Jacquetta Brooks City, State: Silver Spring, MD Age: 28 […]
June 9, 2015

Laverne Cox Will Become First Trans Person to Get a Wax Figure at Madame Tussauds

On June 26, Madam Tussauds Wax Museum in San Francisco […]
October 15, 2014
Laverne Cox at HIPS 20th Anniversary

LGBTQ History #10: Laverne Cox Becomes First Openly Trans Person Nominated for an Emmy

Laverne Cox is a “Jackie” of all trades. Actress, producer, and LGBTQ activist are just some of the many lines of Cox’s extensive résumé. Graduate of Marymount Manhattan College, Cox has had roles in film and television since 2007.