Viacom and its channels, including MTV, Logo TV, VH1, TV Land, BET, Tr3s, Comedy Central, and CMT, thoroughly rocked purple on air and off for LGBT youth in a strong stand against bullying for GLAAD's Spirit Day yesterday.
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This morning, Emmy-nominated actress Laverne Cox kicked off Spirit Day by turning New York City purple from the Empire State Building, the world's most famous office building.
The cast of MTV's hit comedy "Faking It" are going purple for Spirit Day this Thursday, October 16 to stand against bullying and support LGBT youth.
Viacom -- its channels including MTV, Logo, and VH1 -- and stars like Laverne Cox will show their support for LGBT youth on Spirit Day, with the help of groundbreaking advocates Edie Windsor and Roberta Kaplan this Thursday. It will be hard to miss Viacom's "spirit" on October 16.
This is the first time that the world's most famous office building will go purple in support of LGBT youth for Spirit Day.
GLAAD visited MTV's offices to work with four trans youth who will be appearing in the documentary, 'Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word.'
This morning GLAAD released its 8th annual Network Responsibility Index and for the first time three networks earned "Excellent" grades in the same year.
According to 'The Hollywood Reporter,' season 2 of MTV's 'Faking It' will see the addition of a new recurring lesbian character named Reagan to the show's cast. What's more, actress, producer and trans advocate Laverne Cox will also join Hester High in a guest starring role.