Emmy Awards: Laverne Cox–LGBTQ Nominees and Winners (Transgender)

Laverne Cox made Emmy Awards history when she became the first transgender performer ever nominated for acting Emmy in 2014 for her role as Sophia Burset on Orange is the New Black. (OITNB)

Cox was then nominated for guest actress in a drama series in 2017 for OITNB. Will she finally win in the same category at the 2019 Emmys in September.