More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
This Saturday: Experience the #glaadawards in NYC with livestream, photos, and videos!
If you don't have a ticket to the GLAAD Media Awards in New York, you can still be part of the action! GLAAD’s digital team will be keeping you posted with updates from the red carpet and the awards ceremony at the GLAAD Media Awards this Saturday, March 24th starting at 4:30PM EST.
Want to see the celebrities walk the red carpet? Sign up now to watch a livestream of the red carpet starting at 4:30PM EST Saturday.
Have a question you’ve been dying to ask one of our celebrity guests? Tweet your suggestions to @GLAAD and maybe we will select one of your questions! Don’t forget to include the hashtag #glaadawards.
Celebrities who are participating in the awards include: Glee's Naya Rivera and Cory Monteith will host the event. Bernadette Peters and John Stamos will present the Vito Russo Award to film and Broadway producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron (Chicago, Hairspray, Smash). Harvey Weinstein will present a Special Recognition Award to teenage anti-bullying advocate Katy Butler. Guests include: Dakota Fanning (The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn); hip hop icon Russell Simmons; Megan Hilty (Smash); Padma Lakshmi (Top Chef); MSNBC's Thomas Roberts; Vinny Guadagnino (Jersey Shore); Adepero Oduye and Kim Wayans (Pariah); Carson Kressley (Dancing with the Stars); Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir and his husband Victor Voronov; Ted Allen (Chopped); Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato (Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys); Tracey Gold (Starving Secrets with Tracey Gold); Wendy Williams (The Wendy Williams Show); Laverne Cox (Musical Chairs); Cheyenne Jackson (30 Rock); Georgina Chapman (Project Runway); Jay Manuel, Isis King (America's Next Top Model); Janet Mock (People.com); Emil Wilbekin (Essence); Annette O'Toole (Southern Comfort). See the full list.
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Watch a video of Naya Rivera hosting the GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco last year:
For more information about the GLAAD Media Awards, see www.glaad.org/mediaawards.