Laverne Cox Congratulates Bruce Jenner: 'It Is Always Brave to Stand in One's Truth'
The transgender actress, who stars on Orange Is the New Black, Tweeted support for the former Olympian after his interview with Diane Sawyer on Friday
The former Olympian, who was interviewed by Diane Sawyer in a two-hour episode of 20/20 on Friday, said he hoped that by speaking out, he would help other transgender people.
And on Friday night she Tweeted a message to the 65-year-old.
“Sending lots of love and support of #BruceJenner and their family tonight,” she wrote. “It is always brave to stand in one’s truth. Congrats darling.”
Jenner’s transition will be chronicled in an eight-part docuseries premiering July 26 on E!