Laverne Cox on Representation, IMDb Birth Name Policy (Video)

”I’m surprised that I’m still the only one,“ Cox tells TheWrap

Laverne Cox scored her third Emmy nomination this year for her groundbreaking role as Sophia Burset in “Orange Is the New Black.” She’s the only openly trans person nominated for an acting Emmy this year — something she hopes will change soon.

“I’m surprised that I’m still the only one,” Cox said in an interview with TheWrap, which you can watch above.

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Margeaux Sippell

TV Reporter • margeaux.sippell@thewrap.com • @margeauxsippell