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Laverne Cox makes history with new TV role. The “Orange Is The New Black” actress will play a series regular character in the upcoming CBS legal drama “Doubt,” making her the first transgender actress to portray a transgender main character on a broadcast series. As you may recall, Cox, 31, was part of both the show’s…

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Laverne Cox is voicing outrage over North Carolina’s new anti-LGBT legislation. In late February, the Charlotte City Council expanded its current nondiscrimination ordinance to include LGBT residents. In addition to race, age, religion and gender, the ruling was established to prevent discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. Of course, the ordinance that…

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Earlier this month, Netflix surprised fans when they released season three of their hit show “Orange Is the New Black,” in its entirety, hours earlier than expected. Now that viewers have had time to binge watch, we’ve learned to love Laverne Cox’s intense character, Sophia Burset even more, through the tears, makeovers, fight scenes and touching…

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