Happy, happy news! One of our favorite wowlebrities EVER, Ross Matthews is scheduled to receive the coveted Davidson/Valentini Award at this year’s GLAAD Gala in San Francisco.
The Davidson/Valentini Award is presented to an LGBTQ media professional who has made a significant difference in promoting equality and acceptance for the LGBTQ community. It’s named after Craig Davidson, GLAAD’s first executive director, and his partner Michael Valentini.
“Throughout his storied career in television, Ross Mathews has brought his undeniable wit and humor—along with LGBTQ visibility—to audiences around the globe,” said Sarah Kate Ellis, GLAAD President and CEO in a press release. “By his work and appearances across different networks and genres, he truly embodies the spirit of the Davidson/Valentini Award.”
Former recipients include Don Lemon, Lee Daniels, Adam Lambert, Hannah Hart, Sandra Bernhard, Alec Mapa, Tyler Oakley, B.D. Wong, and Ilene Chaiken.
A billion hugs to Ross who deserves this and SO MUCH MORE for all he does.
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