Feb 12, · We caught up with a very hopeful and grateful Laverne to chat about her upcoming films, Laverne Cox: I’m super excited A couple weeks before the. Aug 04, · Transgender actress and activist Laverne Cox. Check out Laverne being eloquent and amazing in the video above. Download. BEFORE YOU GO. Jan 07, · Laverne Cox Laverne Cox flawlessly shuts down Katie Couric’s invasive questions about transgender people “The preoccupation with transition and surgery objectifies trans people,” the actress explained to Couric.