06/09/2015 12:48 pm ET | Updated Feb 02, 2016

Laverne Cox's Madame Tussauds Wax Figure Will Be The First Transgender Figure In The Museum's History

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Madame Tussauds San Francisco announced Monday that it will debut a wax figure of Laverne Cox, star of Orange Is the New Black and a transgender rights activist, on June 26 during Pride Weekend festivities in the Bay Area. It is the first-ever transgender figure in the museum’s history.

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