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Universal Pictures Apologizes for Using Male Actor to Dub Laverne Cox for Italian Version of ‘Promising Young Woman’

Universal Pictures has apologized for using a male actor to dub the performance of trans actor Laverne Cox in the Italian-language version of Oscar-winning Promising Young Woman. A…

Laverne Cox to Take Over as Host of E!’s Red Carpet Coverage

Laverne Cox is the new host of E!’s signature red carpet coverage. The Orange Is the New Black Emmy winner will take over the role in January and also headline a series of celebrity…

‘The Normal Heart’ Virtual Reading Set With Sterling K. Brown, Laverne Cox: “It Doesn’t Have to Be About All White Gay Men”

The Normal Heart, Larry Kramer's famed play following the start of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, will take on a new form during a historic virtual table read on May 8.

‘Amend: The Fight for America’: TV Review

Will Smith hosts a Netflix docuseries about the constitutional amendment that comprises “the center of the promise of America.”

Sarah Jones Documentary About Sex Industry Sparks Backlash, Laverne Cox Exits Citing “Outrage”

Emmy-nominated actress and producer Laverne Cox confirmed that she has exited Sarah Jones' documentary Sell/Buy/Date after backlash. 

Meryl Streep, Rashida Jones and Laverne Cox Partner With Sarah Jones for Sex-Industry Documentary ‘Sell/Buy/Date’

The project, like the stage show of the same name, will explore "one of the most critical issues at the intersection of race, feminism, power and economics in our current cultural climate: the sex…

Carey Mulligan on Taking on Toxic Men and Performing Paris Hilton’s Song in ‘Promising Young Woman’

Promising Young Woman stars Carey Mulligan, Laverne Cox and director Emerald Fennell spoke with The Hollywood Reporter about showcasing female revenge stories in a new light, exposing toxic men and…

Laverne Cox Speaks Out After Transphobic Attack: “It’s Not Safe if You’re a Trans Person”

Laverne Cox said she experienced a transphobic attack while walking with her friend in a park over the weekend. 

Laverne Cox On Intersectionality, Joe Biden’s Inclusive Speech and Citi’s New True Name Program  

In a first for a major bank, Citi has rolled out a True Name program that Laverne Cox says is "everything."

Emmys: Issa Rae, America Ferrera, Lena Waithe Set to Appear During 2020 Ceremony

Anthony Anderson, America Ferrera, Issa Rae, Gabrielle Union, J.J. Watt, Lena Waithe, Oprah Winfrey, Jason Bateman, Sterling K. Brown, Laverne Cox, Sesame Street’s Count Von Count, Morgan Freeman…

Hugh Jackman, Regina King, Laverne Cox to Appear at Dorians TV Toast (Exclusive)

Hugh Jackman, Regina King and Laverne Cox are among the Hollywood stars set to appear at Dorians TV Toast, a virtual event hosted by GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics, on Sept. 13.

Emmy Nominations Live Stream: Watch the Announcement

Leslie Jones, Laverne Cox, Josh Gad and Tatiana Maslany will announce the nominations for the 2020 Emmy Awards. Here's how to watch the announcement.