Laverne Cox Cast as Frank-N-Furter in 'Rocky Horror' Reboot!
Laverne Cox has landed a major role in the upcoming Fox television remake of The Rocky Horror Picture Show!
According to EW, the 31-year-old Orange is the New Black actress is set to play Dr. Frank-N-Furter in the two-hour taped event!
In case you’re not familiar with the play, the character is a “sexually ambiguous Transylvanian mad scientist alien,” who was famously portrayed by Tim Curry in the 1975 film adaptation.
“I am so excited to be a part of #RockHorror legacy. #DontDreamItBeIt,” Laverne tweeted after the casting news broke.
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