Laverne Cox is an American actress. She is also an LGBTQ + advocate who rose to prominence with her role as Sophia Burset. Sophia is a character from the Netflix series called “Orange is the new black”. The series made him the first transgender person to be nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award. Apart from that, she is also the first transgender person to be nominated for an Emmy Award after Angela Morley in 1990. Cox is not only a supreme actress but also an executive producer. He executive produced “Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word”. In addition, he won the Daytime Emmy Award in Outstanding Special Class for executives who produced “T Words”. In addition, he is also the first transgender person to play a regular transgender series.
Cox has been active since 2000 and has achieved many things, even being transgender. Her personal life is very difficult. He also revealed once that he tried to commit suicide when he was 11 years old. Cox stated the reason for trying to kill himself was because he developed feelings for his male schoolmate. She was even bullied for not behaving like a boy should. Cox is known as the symbol of the LGBT group. He is very popular in the LBTQ community. He has also won multiple awards for activist tactics. It’s all because of Cox that people are starting to recognize trans and blacks as an important part of the community.
But Cox’s dating life is also as interesting as him. He is currently out of the market and dating someone for a few months.
– Laverne Cox (@Lavernecox) April 10, 2021
Who is Laverne Cox dating?
“Orange Is the New Black” star Laverne Cox falls in love again. He’s been secretly dating someone for over eight months. Cox revealed the news of his relationship in an episode of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.” However, he chose to keep his girlfriend’s name a secret. Additionally, he said that his current girlfriend has never dated a trans woman, just like his two exes. He also revealed that once there were people who told him not to tell anyone about his relationship. But now, he is the one who really needs and values privacy. Cox also told Ellen DeGeneres that she had found her love home in a place she never expected. Explaining about her dating, Cox said that she expected him to be the guy she just hung out with, but then love just happened.
.@Laverius was the first transgender to appear on the cover of Time magazine. It’s about time.
– Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) 29 May 2014
Then, when she appeared on “The View,” she said that dating as a black transgender woman is very difficult. People think that if you are attracted to a trans woman, you are then considered gay. He further revealed that his girlfriend is 22 years younger than him. They even discussed the issue that Cox would keep his girlfriend out of the spotlight. Furthermore, he added that the age difference between them was never a problem. She was connected to him, and that was very rare to find. Cox said that he feels blessed to have a girlfriend in his life.
The stigma she faces while dating.
Cox also talked about the problems she faces, such as the misunderstanding of trans femininity. People do not accept that trans women are also women and have all the rights to embrace their femininity. Finally, he made sure that he would not reveal the identity of his girlfriend. Cox said that his girlfriend is sexy and also has a beautiful spirit.
Who has Laverne Cox dated before?
Cox’s previously dated Kyle Draper. This duo dated for 2 years. However, in 2019, Cox publicly announced that he and Kyle Draper had broken up. He also tagged Kyle and said that they had tried a lot, but now it is time to leave things behind.
Furthermore, Cox also said that he knows his relationship is an inspiration to many trans people; even this kind of love is possible for them. Cox said he made this public statement because his relationship was open to the public. Therefore, the two of them decided to make a public statement and tell everyone, especially those who care about their relationship.