Tag Archives: Laverne Cox

Victoria’s Secret hires transgender model Valentina Sampaio to re-establish image

Victoria’s Secret goes transgender.  Blog King, Mass Appeal COLUMBUS, Ohio — Victoria’s Secret just unleashed a big secret! The renowned lingerie corporation will cast its first transgender woman as a nightwear model. On Monday, company officials announced the employment of 22-year-old Brazilian fashionista Valentina Sampaio who’ll make her Victoria’s Secret debut in a photo shoot for the VS Pink catalog. ...

Read More »

Orange is the New Black says ‘Bye!’

Netflix prison show going out swingin.’ Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW YORK — “The animals, the animals. Trapped, trapped, trapped ’till the cage is full!” Netflix officials have released the season 7 trailer for “Orange is the New Black” and all signs indicate the felonious lesbians of Litchfield Penitentiary are going out with a bang. Appropriately titled “Orange Forever,” the ...

Read More »

‘Orange is the New Black’ nearing conclusion?

Orange is the New Black nearing end? Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — “The animals, the animals, trapped, trapped, trapped ’till the cage is full.” Season six of “Orange is the New Black” premieres July 27th on Netflix. But, you may want to eschew binge-watching for now and instead savor the experience. That’s because there’s a good chance next ...

Read More »

Lip Sync Battle: Michael Jackson Tribute

Lip Sync Battle: Celebs honor MJ Mass Appeal Wire Reports HOLLYWOOD — Paramount’s Lip Sync Battle Live is absolutely off the chain. The celebrity imitation series kicked off its 4th season last Thursday at Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre with a commemoration of the late Michael Jackson. Hailee Steinfeld, Laverne Cox, Taraji P. Henson and Neil Patrick Harris comprised the quartet given ...

Read More »

Transgender actress Laverne Cox makin’ television history on CBS legal drama

Laverne Cox makes television history. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Accolades are starting to pile up for Laverne Cox. With Saturday’s series pickup of the upcoming CBS legal drama “Doubt,” Laverne will make television history by becoming the first transgender actress to portray a transgender main character on a broadcast series. The 31-year-old thespian, who was in both ...

Read More »

OITNB star joins Rocky Horror Picture Show

Laverne Cox to star in Fox remake of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Fox television is doing a remake of the 70s cult classic ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’ and network officials are casting renowned transgender actress Laverne Cox as the iconic Dr. Frank N. Furter (originally played by Tim Curry in 1975). ...

Read More »