On Sunday night “Orange is the New Black” star and LGBT activist Laverne Cox gave a special shout out to Gavin Grimm just before introducing Lady Gaga and Metallica’s heavy metal number “Moth Into Flame.”
“Everyone, please Google ‘Gavin Grimm.’ He’s going to the Supreme Court in March. Hashtag stand with Gavin,” Cox told viewers.
Millions of people, organizations, and companies are supporting the fifth annual #SpiritDay today by "going purple." Facebook and other social media platforms are filled with purple profile pictures and other "purplelized" images and many supporters are decked out in purple attire today to stand against bullying and show their support for LGBT youth.
Nearly 2,000 people attended the glitzy affair, along with a list of celebrities and VIPs such as Jennifer Lopez, Rita Moreno, Ellen Page, Lupita Nyong’o, Johnny Galecki, Naomi Campbell, and many others.