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BETTE MIDLER TO MAKE FIRST-TIME APPEARANCE AT THE GLAAD MEDIA AWARDS IN NEW YORK ON MARCH 19

| February 27, 2020

Contact:
Mathew Lasky
Director of Communications, GLAAD
mlasky@glaad.org

Jimmy Fallon will present the award for Outstanding Broadway Production, Bette Midler will introduce Ben Platt, and Sarah Paulson and Matt Bomer will present Ryan Murphy with the Vito Russo Award at the 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York

SARAH PAULSON AND MATT BOMER TO PRESENT RYAN MURPHY WITH THE VITO RUSSO AWARD AT THE 31ST ANNUAL GLAAD MEDIA AWARDS IN NEW YORK

| February 20, 2020

Contact:
Mathew Lasky
Director of Communications, GLAAD
mlasky@glaad.org

JIMMY FALLON, JESSE WILLIAMS, NICOLE MAINES, PATRICK STARRR, GEENA ROCERO AND MORE TO PRESENT

Lilly Singh will host, Judith Light will be honored with the Excellence in Media Award and Ryan Murphy will be honored with the Vito Russo Award; Adam Lambert and Ben Platt will perform with special guests including Jaboukie Young-White, Emily Hampshire, and the cast of Pose

ADAM LAMBERT TO OPEN THE 31ST ANNUAL GLAAD MEDIA AWARDS IN NEW YORK

| February 13, 2020

Contact:
Mathew Lasky
Director of Communications, GLAAD
mlasky@glaad.org

GLAAD previously announced that Judith Light will be honored with the Excellence in Media Award and Ryan Murphy will be honored with the Vito Russo Award at the 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City, hosted by Lilly Singh

GLAAD previously announced that Ben Platt will also perform and special guests Jaboukie Young-White, the cast of Pose, and Emily Hampshire will attend

GLAAD LAUNCHES ‘NEON’ - AN ONGOING DIGITAL CONTENT SERIES THAT AIMS TO INCREASE THE VISIBILITY OF BLACK LGBTQ PEOPLE

| February 6, 2020

Contacts:
Mathew Lasky
Director of Communications, GLAAD
mlasky@glaad.org

DaShawn Usher
Programs Officer, Communities of Color, GLAAD
dusher@glaad.org

NEON rolls out in February during Black History month, and will continue to produce content throughout the year.

BEN PLATT TO PERFORM AT THE 31ST ANNUAL GLAAD MEDIA AWARDS IN NEW YORK

| February 5, 2020

Contact:
Mathew Lasky
Director of Communications, GLAAD
mlasky@glaad.org

Special guests Jaboukie Young-White, the cast of Pose, and Emily Hampshire to attend the New York ceremony, hosted by Lilly Singh

GLAAD previously announced that Judith Light will be honored with the Excellence in Media Award and Ryan Murphy will be honored with the Vito Russo Award at the 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York on Thursday, March 19