Actress Drew Barrymore will serve as
host of LGBT media watchdog group GLAAD's second installment of its
2013 Media Awards in Los Angeles.
The April 20 event will take place at
the JW Marriott in downtown Los Angeles.
GLAAD also announced that Grammy
Award-winning recording artist Kelly Rowland will perform at the
Previously, the group announced that
President Bill Clinton will be presented with its inaugural Advocate
for Change Award and entertainment attorney Steve Warren will receive
the group's Stephen F. Kolzak Award at the event. The Stephen F.
Kolzak Award is presented to an openly LGBT media professional who
has made a significant difference in promoting equality for the LGBT
Clinton to be honored for his gay rights advocacy.)
Other presenters and attendees expected
at the event include: Leonardo DiCaprio, Charlize Theron, Jennifer
Lawrence, Tobey Maguire, Matt Bomer, Alex Pettyfer, Elle Fanning,
Betty White, Chris Evans, Mary Steenburgen, Ted Danson, Diane Kruger
and Joshua Jackson.