FRIENDLY FIRE

Laverne Cox Steals The Spotlight During ‘Conan’ Takeover, Shades Bruce Jenner

Screen-Shot-2014-08-05-at-1.24Emmy-nominated actress Laverne Cox appeared alongside her Orange Is the New Black castmates on Conan last night, participating in a complete show takeover that involved several scripted skits, audience participation, and ample interview time for each of the show’s biggest stars.

Conan OBrien’s hair stylist was also conveniently out, which provided a great opportunity for Cox to slip into her role as Sophia Burset, OITNB‘s prison hairdresser. She throws some serious shade at OBrien’s signature coiffe and spills a tall glass of truth tea all over Bruce Jenner’s perceived public transition:

Later on during her interview, Cox talked about her historic TIME cover and her identical twin brother, who plays her pre-transition character on OITNB:


And if you’re in to that sort of thing, Lea Delaria says she taught Natasha Lyonne about lesbian sex:

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3 Comments

  • Ms Urethra Johnson

    That would be COIFFE from French COIFFURE (head dress, hair styling)…

  • Ms Urethra Johnson

    @ editor… XOXOX

  • masc4masc

    How does Laverne “shade” someone else’s hair when he always hides behind wigs? Let’s see your hair, Laverne. Bet it’ll never happen!

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