Born on May 29, 1972, Laverne Cox is an American actress and producer. She is mainly recognized for her roles on series like Orange Is The New Black and Grandma.

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Before Fame: Before fame, she graduated from Indiana University, Bloomington.

Career / Awards: She is the first transgender to be nominated on the Emmys Award since Angela Morley.

 Family/ Relationships

Who is Laverne Cox born to? Who is her brother?

Born in Mobile, Alabama, she has a twin brother, M Lamar. She is a graduate of Alabama School of Fine Arts.

Is Laverne Cox single? Or is she dating someone?

It is not known whether she is single or dating someone. For more information, contact her on twitter and Instagram.

 Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Laverne Cox
  • Nicknames: Laverne
  • Birthday: May 29, 1984
  • Age: 26 years old
  • Gender: Transgender
  • Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Indiana University, Bloomington and Marymount Manhattan College
  • Profession: Actress, TV producer, Reality TV star
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Black
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Gemini
  • Spouse/Wife:  Not Available
  • Children: Not Available
  • Net Worth: Not Available
  • Earnings: Not Available


  • Height: 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm)
  • Weight: 59 kg
  • Feet Size: Not Available
  • Dress Size: Not Available
  • Shoe Size: Not Available
  • Chest Size: 34 inches
  • Biceps: Not Available
  • Bra Size/ Breast Size: 34A
  • Body Type: Average
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • Laverne Cox was born in Alabama, United States.
  • She was named as one of the most influential transgender of 2013.
  • She is the first transgender to be nominated in Emmys Award since Angela Morley.
  • The role of Cameron Wirth in Doubt was specially written for transgender 

Memorable Quotes:

Some folks, they just don’t understand. And they need to get to know us as human beings. Others are just going to be opposed to us forever. But I do believe in the humanity of people and in people’s capacity to love and to change.