Laverne Cox Lands Role On Bravo’s “Girlfriends’ Guide To Divorce”

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Laverne Cox is just going from strength to strength: The Orange is the New Black star will be featured in Bravo’s first scripted series, Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Cox will play Adele Northrop, a war journalist and LGBT activist who presents an award at a marriage-equality gala in the show, based on the books by Vicki Iovine about a self-help author hiding her failed marriage.

In addition to OITNB, Cox has appeared in Law and Order, Bored to Death, I Wanna Work for Diddy and TRANSform Me. She is also executive producing a documentary on transgender teens that will appear on Logo and MTV in the fall.Bravo will debut Girlfriends Guide to Divorce later this year’.