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OITNB Star Jackie Cruz Opens Up About Her Near-Fatal Car Accident

Originally posted 06/21/2016 10:30PM

Orange Is the New Black star Jackie Cruz did not have an easy route to fame

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Laverne Cox Has Helped Jackie Cruz Understand Her Own Transgender Cousin: 'She's Changed My Way of Thinking'

Originally posted 06/21/2016 03:35PM

Orange Is the New Black breakout star Laverne Cox has helped a lot of people by bravely sharing her story – including a fellow cast mate.

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Laverne Cox Dishes on Her Experience Filming Season 4 of OITNB: 'I've Never Had the Opportunity to Play Those Kinds of Textures and Colors'

Originally posted 06/16/2016 10:00PM

There's just a few hours of waiting left until fans can binge watch season 4 of Orange Is the New Black and series star Laverne Cox is dishing on her experience filming the new episodes.

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Laverne Cox Teases Martha Stewart-Inspired Character on OITNB: 'The Storyline's Really Good and Juicy – Juicy Like a Martha Stewart Recipe'

Originally posted 06/09/2016 09:25AM

Martha Stewart has made it clear she doesn't watch Orange Is the New Black – but she might want to start because she just so happens to have provided a certain source of inspiration for the upcoming season.

Of the new Stewart-inspired character, who will be introduced in season 4, OITNB star Laverne Cox tells PEOPLE she can't give too much away but slyly promises "the storyline's really good and juicy – juicy like a Martha Stewart recipe."

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Orange Is the New Black's Laverne Cox Opens Up About Her Childhood: 'I Was Bullied a Lot as a Kid, and I Always Ran from the Bullies'

Originally posted 05/17/2016 01:50PM

When Laverne Cox got the script for her pivotal season 3 episode of Orange is the New Black, the actress was speechless.

"When I read [my character] Sophia's assault in her own salon, that brought me to tears," Cox says of in a video exclusive to PEOPLE.

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Laverne Cox Will Make You Shiver in Anticipation in First Rocky Horror Picture Show Teaser

Originally posted 05/16/2016 07:00PM

It's almost time for a classic to reborn! The first teaser for Fox's The Rocky Horror Picture Show remake has arrived.

In the teaser, Orange Is the New Black star Laverne Cox shows off her turn as Dr. Frank-N-Furter (played by Tim Curry in the original), while Victoria Justice (Janet) and Ryan McCartan (Brad) also appear briefly.

"It's not easy having a good time," says a playful Cox.

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Laverne Cox to Be the First Transgender Actor to Play a Transgender Main Character on a Broadcast TV Show

Originally posted 05/14/2016 05:05PM

With Saturday's series pickup of her new show, Laverne Cox continues to break new ground for transgender actors.

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Boston Traffic Reporter Announces Gender Change: 'This Isn't the Body That I'm Supposed to Have'

Boston Traffic Reporter Announces Gender Change: 'This Isn't the Body That I'm Supposed to Have'

Originally posted 05/05/2016 12:55AM

Boston traffic reporter Scott Eck made a gender change announcement on Wednesday.

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