VIDEO: Ellen Page has a surprise for Laverne Cox at the #GLAADAwards in LA

Academy Award-nominated actress Ellen Page had a special surprise for Stephen F. Kolzak Award recipient Laverne Cox when she brought out Laverne's mother Gloria to stage at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles. Watch Laverne's surprise below:

Special guests included:  Rita Moreno who presented the Vanguard Award to Jennifer LopezEllen Page who presented the Stephen F. Kolzak Award to Laverne CoxNorman Lear received the Pioneer Award. Manny de Guerre, LGBT advocate from Russia, received the International Advocate for Change Award. Other guests included:  Lupita Nyong'o (12 Years a Slave); Johnny Galecki (The Big Bang Theory); Naomi Campbell (The Face); Tatiana MaslanyJordan Gavaris (Orphan Black); Tom Cullen (Downton Abbey); Eric DaneRebecca GayheartNatasha Henstridge (The Secret Circle); James Frain (Intruders); Alex Newell (Glee); Kat Graham (The Vampire Diaries); Ross Mathews (Hello Ross); Maria Menounos (Chasing Maria Menounos); Sherri SaumTeri PoloPeter PaigeBradley Bredeweg (The Fosters); Lucas Neff (Raising Hope); Meghan McCain (Take Part Live); singer Debby BooneCaitlin Stasey (Please Like Me); Luke Newberry (In the Flesh); author and transgender advocate Chaz BonoShane Bitney CroneLinda Bloodworth-Thomason (Bridegroom); Katherine Fairfax WrightMalika Zouhali-WorrallJohn "Longjones" Abdallah Wambere (Call Me Kuchu); Charlie Condou (Coronation Street); Sophie Ward (Jane Eyre); Pratibha Parmar (Nina's Heavenly Delights); Jill SolowayAmy Landecker, Ian Harvie (Transparent); Kate MansiGuy Wilson (Days of Our Lives); trans advocates Calpernia AddamsAndrea JamesHusbands creators Brad BellJane Espenson; comedian Suzanne Westenhoefer; trans model Carmen Carrera; trans singer Our Lady J; GLAAD National Spokespersons, Wilson Cruz and Omar Sharif, Jr., and GLAAD CEO & President Sarah Kate Ellis.  DJ Tracy Young was the guest DJ at the after-party.

Additional awards will be presented in New York City on May 3 at the Waldorf Astoria, tickets are available now.

The 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards are presented nationally by Ketel One Vodka, Wells Fargo, and Hilton Worldwide. The Los Angeles event is presented locally by Delta Air Lines and Bud Light.

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