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Stars Show Support After New York Explosion

At least 29 people have been injured in the blast in the crowded district of Chelsea on Saturday night (17Sep16). The cause of the explosion remains unclear, and a second explosive device, reportedly...

Laverne Cox: 'Beyonce Represents Excellence'

The 32-year-old actress plays Dr. Frank-N-Furter in the reboot of the cult 1975 movie, and previously described it as "the scariest thing I've ever done in my life". But whenever Laverne felt herself flagging during...

Laverne Cox: Playing Dr. Frank-n-furter Was 'Tons Of Pressure'

Laverne Cox says portraying Dr. Frank-N-Furter in the 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' remake was ''the scariest thing'' she's ever done.The 32-year-old actress has opened up about the challenges of taking on the iconic role...

Laverne Cox: 'Frank-n-furter Role Is Tons Of Pressure'

The Emmy-nominated actress stars as the mad scientist in Fox's remake of beloved cult classic, a role made famous by British actor Tim Curry in the 1975 original. Speaking to Entertainment Tonight at the Television...

Rocky Horror Tv Cast Want To Honour Cult Movie In Small Screen Reboot

The cult musical, released in 1975, unleashed a world of transvestites to delighted audiences, two years after Richard O’Brien’s stage show hit the West End.It has never waned in popularity, and now the Rocky Horror...

Laverne Cox: 'Filters Are No Substitute For Self-acceptance'

The Orange is the New Black star posted a perfectly-edited selfie on Instagram on Monday (18July16), but despite making it clear she had used a filter to make her look her best, Laverne still faced...

Prabal Gurung Will Release A Collection With Lane Bryant

Prabal Gurung is set to launch a new collection with Lane Bryant.The 37-year-old fashion designer has collaborated with the retail company and will unveil a new plus-size clothing range with the brand in March 2017,...

Laverne Cox Helped Change Co-star's View On Transgender Cousin

The transgender actress has been a longtime advocate and trailblazer for the LGBTQ community, and her impact even reached her fellow onscreen prison inmate Jackie, who was struggling to come to terms with...

Jennifer Hudson, Rosie Huntington-whiteley And Laverne Cox: The Best Dressed Ladies Of The 2016 Cfda Fashion Awards

It was the fashion Oscars last night (June 6th 2016) at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York; the CFDA Fashion Awards presented a host of the most glamorous women in showbusiness as it announced the...

Laverne Cox Delighted With Fan Support For Rocky Horror Remake

The 31-year-old star is taking on the role of Dr. Frank N. Furter, the mad transsexual scientist played by Tim Curry in the 1975 film, in a new U.S. TV version. It is...

Michael Douglas Recalls 'Very Dark' Year

The 71-year-old actor discovered he had stage four throat cancer in the summer of 2010, just months after his son Cameron, 30, was sentenced to five years in prison for heroin possession.It made the year...

It's Not Easy Having A Good Time! Trailer Drops For 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' Starring Laverne Cox

The first trailer has finally arrived for the forthcoming television re-boot of cult classic 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show', with Laverne Cox in the lead role. While many 'Rocky Horror' purists will find themselves dismissing...

Laverne Cox Thrilled To Be Breaking New Ground With Legal Drama

The Orange is the New Black star's new legal drama, Doubt, was picked up over the weekend (14-15May16), becoming the first network show featuring a transgender series regular played by a transgender actor....

Cbs Reportedly Passed On Nancy Drew Reboot Because It Was 'Too Female'

Iconic female detective Nancy Drew will not be coming back to television, at least on CBS. The network has passed on pilot ‘Drew’, which featured a modern reboot of the character, played by Sarah Shahi,...

Ruby Rose To Be Honoured At Glaad Media Awards

The Orange is the New Black star has been named as the recipient of this year's (16) Stephen F. Kolzak Award, named after a beloved casting director, who devoted the last part of...

Christina Milian Heading To The Rocky Horror Picture Show Remake

The Dip It Low singer will play mad maid Magenta, who runs oddball, cross-dressing alien Dr. Frank N. Furter's spooky castle with her brother Riff Raff, played by actor Reeve Carney, while secretly...

Laverne Cox Dating Film Executive Jono Freedrix - Report

The Orange Is the New Black star and Freedrix have reportedly known each other for a while and were photographed together at the 2014 Emmy Awards. Editors at Us Weekly magazine are now...

Sean 'Diddy' Combs Starts 2016 With Killer Family Reunion And Star-studded Party

The hip-hop entrepreneur welcomed Laverne Cox, The Weeknd, Amber Rose, Rita Ora, and Taraji P. Henson, among others, to his home after helping Pitbull close out his first televised New Year's Eve spectacular...

The 11 Best Films And Tv Shows That Embrace Trans Culture

The world is still in awe of the bravery and beauty of Caitlyn Jenner, who yesterday celebrated her 66th birthday - or, her very first birthday under her true identity. She sets a fine example...

The Glaad 2015 Report Puts Lgbt Representation On Television Into Perspective

The media seems to be determined to spread the message of support for members of the LGBT community, and indeed huge steps have been taken in the world of showbiz to better represent the sexual...

Laverne Cox To Bring Glamour To 'Rocky Horror' Re-boot

We've got to admit, we cringed when we first heard that a re-boot of 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' was underway, but now we've seen who's the star, it might not be so bad after...

Laverne Cox To Play Frank-n-furter In New Tv Rocky Horror Project

The transgender actress will take on the role of the "sweet transvestite from transsexual Transylvania" in a new TV production of Richard O'brien's cult movie musical. Confirming the casting news via Twitter...

Laverne Cox To Star In Rocky Horror Picture Show Reboot

Laverne Cox is to star in the 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' reboot.The 'Orange is the New Black' star, who became the first transgender performer to ever receive an Emmy Award nomination last year, has been...

Jeremy Renner To Release Album

Jeremy Renner is recording an album.The 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' star has turned his attentions singing and is planning to release an LP.Whilst it's not known if the 'Mission Impossible' actor will pen new material...

Caitlyn Jenner Wants Oitnb Role

Caitlyn Jenner could be offered a cameo role on 'Orange Is The New Black'.The 65-year-old reality TV star has formed a close bond with actress Laverne Cox since undergoing gender transition earlier this year, and...

Laverne Cox Gives Up Sugar In A Bid To Avoid Diabetes

The transgender star took the healthy step because she wants to avoid diabetes, which runs in her family - and she realised she was consuming too many sweet treats. She tells New...

Laverne Cox Questions Compliments She Receives

Laverne Cox worries people think she is beautiful ''for a trans person''.The 'Orange Is The New Black' star has revealed that while she gets lots of compliments on her appearance, she doesn't know how sincere...

Laverne Cox 'Grateful' To Avoid Facial Feminisation Surgery

Laverne Cox is ''grateful'' she didn't have facial feminisation surgery like Caitlyn Jenner.The 'Orange Is The New Black' star has admitted she didn't go through with the procedure and says she has ''learnt to love...

Chakrams At The Ready! Who Should Play Xena In The Rumoured Tv Re-boot?

So, rumours are circulating that a modern reboot of the 90s cult show 'Xena: Warrior Princess' is set to hit screens in the near future. It would be great to see Lucy Lawless back in...

Laverne Cox Shares Pictures From First Meeting (In Person) With Caitlyn Jenner

Laverne Cox has finally met Caitlyn Jenner! The two women have been communicating on the phone and social media but had never met in person until a private showing of Jenner's upcoming reality series, I...

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