‘Glee’ cast will reunite to honor LGBTQ teens at the GLAAD Media Awards
Cast members Jacob Artist, Chris Colfer, Darren Criss, Vanessa Lengies, Jane Lynch, Kevin McHale, Heather Morris, Matthew Morrison, Alex Newell, Amber Riley, Harry Shum Jr., Becca Tobin and Jenna Ushkowitz will appear in the virtual event on April 8.
The program will likewise include an unique homage to the late Naya Rivera and her “Glee” character Santana Lopez. The program will honor the 10-year anniversary of Santana’s coming out and her effect on LGBTQ teenagers and Latinx LGBTQ representation on tv.
“Glee” was chosen 6 times for exceptional funny series at the GLAAD Media Awards, winning the award in both 2010 and 2011.
This year, starlet and manufacturer Niecy Nash will host.
Unique visitors will consist of Ian Alexander, Molly Bernard, Matt Bomer, Jonathan Bennett, Sterling K. Brown, Laverne Cox, Wilson Cruz, Mackenzie Davis, Robin de Jesús, Blu del Barrio, Nyle DiMarco, Colman Domingo, Clea DuVall, Brandee Evans, Dan Levy, Jim Parsons, DJ “Shangela” Pierce, Katy Perry, Eureka O’Hara, Anthony Rapp, Bretman Rock, JoJo Siwa and Sam Smith.
GLAAD will stream the event on its YouTube channel on April 8 at 8 pm ET. It will likewise stream on Hulu.
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.