The GLSEN Respect Awards were held last night at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles honoring Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel (Inspiration Award), Zachary Quinto (Champion Award), YouTube (Chairman’s Award) and Mars Hallman (Student Advocate of the Year).
The annual gala recognizes the exceptional efforts of individual and corporate leaders who have made a significant difference to ensure schools are safe and affirming for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students and their allies.
Guests included honorary co-chairs Bob Greenblatt, Marilyn and Jeffrey Katzenberg, Jim Parsons and Todd Spiewak, and Julia Roberts, as well as JJ Abrams, Sasha Alexander, Stephanie Bauer, Greg Berlanti, Jessica Capshaw, Jason Collins, Dana Delaney, Connor Franta, Kearran Giovanni, Gigi Gorgeous, Todrick Hall, Kingsley, George Kotsiopoulos,Gavin MacIntosh, Trina McGee-Davis, Robbie Rogers, Cody Saintgnue, Kirsten Vangsness, Joe Zee, and many more. GLSEN, now in its 25th year, had a live Twitter feed throughout the event using the hashtag #RespectAwards (follow @glsen).
For information visit www.glsen.org.