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Transgender 'OITNB' star Laverne Cox lands Time mag cover
Transgender 'OITNB' star Laverne Cox lands Time mag cover

Laverne Cox, the transgender star of Netflix's "Orange Is the New Black," has landed the cover of Time magazine's June 9 issue. The LGBT rights advocate, who plays hairstylist Sophia Burset in the critically acclaimed series, is featured in the magazine's cover story "The Trans Gender Tipping Point" and talks about her struggle as a trans individual in an online Q&A with the mag. The cover features a full-length portrait of the actress in a blue dress and comes on the heels of the magazine excluding her from its annual list of 100 most influential people, which came with its own controversy, and also makes her the first transgender person to land on...