GLAAD’s 2018 Rising Stars Luncheon is ready to celebrate with
some up-and-coming Hollywood powerhouses.
“13 Reasons Why” star Tommy Dorfman will host this
year’s event with a musical performance from social media stars Superfruit,
GLAAD announced on Thursday.
“Love, Simon’s” Keiynan Londsale and Alexandra
Shipp, “One Day at A Time’s” Isabella Gomez, “Black
Lightning’s” Nafessa Williams, and “I Am Jazz” star Jazz
Jennings are all slated to make appearances at the star-studded event.
In addition, the 2018 Rising Stars Grant recipients are Gio
Bravo, Leah Juliett and Shayna Maci Warner. According to the GLAAD website, the
grants are awarded to young people making an impact as LGBTQ advocates in their
The 2018 Rising Stars Luncheon will be held Wednesday, April
11 at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif, one day before the 29th
Annual GLAAD Media Awards.
— Access Staff
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