PFLAG / The La Event to Honor Ryan Murphy and 'The Kids Are All Right' Director Lisa Cholodenko

Oct 01, 2010, 13:16 ET from Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) National will join entertainment industry leaders to honor the work of Ryan Murphy (CREATOR, GLEE & NIP/TUCK; director of EAT PRAY LOVE) and Lisa Cholodenko (Writer/Director, THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHT). Evening will be emceed by Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet of MODERN FAMILY, and will feature appearances by GLEE's Jane Lynch, NCIS star Pauley Perrette, and a live performance from Grammy-winning musical artist Nelly Furtado.

WHO: Ryan Murphy, Lisa Cholodenko, Mark Salling (GLEE), Jane Lynch (GLEE), Jesse Tyler Ferguson (MODERN FAMILY), Eric Stonestreet (MODERN FAMILY), Julie Bowen (MODERN FAMILY), Grammy-Winner Nelly Furtado, Pauley Perrette (NCIS), Dave Navarro (Jane's Addiction), Ed Harris and Amy Madigan, Roland Emmerich. Dustin Lance Black (OscarTM winner, MILK), Bryan Singer (X-MEN), Bruce Davison (LONGTIME COMPANION), Laurence Fishburne (CSI), Marlee Matlin (CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD), Adam Shankman (SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE), Kirsten Vangsness (CRIMINAL MINDS), Erin Cummings (DETROIT 187), Jonathan Silverman, Jennifer Finnigan, Levar Burton, Donna Mills, Natalie Cole, Stephanie Miller, Sam Harris, Wilson Cruz, Jai Rodriguez, Calpernia Addams, Hal Sparks, Thea Gill, Ellen Greene, more to come...


6:00 p.m. Press Check-In

6:30 p.m. Red Carpet Arrivals/VIP Reception

7:30 p.m. Reception

8:00 p.m. Award Presentation

WHERE: London West Hollywood

1020 North San Vicente Boulevard

West Hollywood, CA 90069-3802

Talent Submissions: Via e-mail to Jean-Marie Navetta: (

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) is the nation's foremost family-based organization committed to the civil rights of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people. Founded in 1973 by mothers and fathers, PFLAG has 200,000 members and supporters in more than 250 chapters throughout the United States. To learn more, please visit (

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