Laverne Cox

An actress, producer, activist and transgender woman, who was there with CeCe McDonald the day she left prison. She plays Sophia Burset on the popular Netflix show, Orange is the New Black. Her character is a transgender woman imprisoned for credit card fraud which she used to finance her transition. Laverne Cox is producing a forthcoming documentary about CeCe McDonald called Free CeCe.

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Laverne Cox, CeCe McDonald on Facebook's New Gender Options & How to Be an Ally to Trans People
February 19, 2014
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"Black Trans Bodies Are Under Attack": Freed Activist CeCe McDonald, Actress Laverne Cox Speak Out
February 19, 2014