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Laverne Cox - Quotes

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I just have to be myself. I'm not perfect, and I'm going to make mistakes; I might say the wrong thing. I have to be responsible to my community, and I feel like I am, but then I have to not be so hard on myself.

I just have to be myself. I'm not perfect, and I'm going to make mistakes; I might say the wrong thing. I have to be responsible to my community, and I feel like I am, but then I have to not be so hard on myself.

When people find out you're an actress, they Google you. ---->>>

I was really creative. I started to dance very young. I loved to dance. I begged my mother to put me into dance classes, and finally, in third grade, she did. Tap and jazz, but not ballet. ---->>>

Everyone is insecure. I think, really, it comes from, like, a desire to want to be in control of how you're represented. ---->>>

I don't have children, and I don't want children. ---->>>

I wanted to be famous; I wanted to perform. Those things I really, really wanted more than anything else. ---->>>

I was an actress long before I was a reality TV person. ---->>>

My mother was a teacher. She was grooming my brother and me to be successful, accomplished people.

My mother was a teacher. She was grooming my brother and me to be successful, accomplished people.

What took time for my mom was getting the pronouns right and calling me by a different name. Laverne was my middle name before I transitioned. ---->>>

I never knew my father. He was never married to my mother; he was never a part of my life. It was just my mom, my brother and me. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-29, 1984
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, U.S.
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Occupation: Actress

Laverne Cox is an American actress, reality television star, television producer, and LGBT advocate. She became known for her portrayal of Sophia Burset on the Netflix television series Orange Is the New Black, for which she became the first openly transgender person to be nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award in the acting category, and the first to be nominated for an Emmy Award since composer/musician Angela Morley in 1990 (wikipedia)