By Glennisha Morgan
Actress, producer and Orange Is the New Black star Laverne Cox is gearing up to executive produce a documentary about the experiences of transgender youth for MTV and Logo. As BuzzFeed reported, the one-hour long documentary will premiere this fall.
Cox will also be narrating the documentary, which features four trans youth, ranging in ages 14-24. The film is titled Trans Teen: The Documentary. This year has been quite busy for the award-winning actress. She’s also currently working on her documentary about CeCe McDonald, Free CeCe.
Glennisha Morgan serves as ELIXHER’s Entertainment Editor. She is the founder of The Fembassy (a blog that is solely dedicated to women MCs), a multimedia journalist, photographer and filmmaker. During her career she has interviewed people like Russell Simmons, La La Anthony, MC Lyte, Brendon Ayanbadejo, Laverne Cox, and Marsha Ambrosius. In 2010, Glennisha was featured in BET’s first original music documentary, ‘My Mic Sounds Nice.’