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Kristin Chenoweth: 2011 GLAAD Awards

Kristin Chenoweth: 2011 GLAAD Awards

Kristin Chenoweth is honored at the 2011 GLAAD Media Awards held at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel on Sunday (April 10) in Los Angeles.

In 2010, the 42-year-old singer publically challenged a controversial Newsweek article which incorrectly asserted that gay actors cannot play straight roles. The Vanguard Award is presented to individuals who, through their work, have increased the visibility and understanding of the LGBT community in the media.

“I want to encourage many people of all faiths to come forward and stand with me,” Kristin said in her remarks. “Even if you don’t believe in Jesus the way I do, he did teach love — not just tolerance, but acceptance. I’m lucky I had parents who adopted me at birth, conservative Southern Baptists who said, ‘You will love everyone the same’…Mostly I would like to thank GLAAD for this amazing, amazing honor. This is the biggest honor I have ever received.”

In other Kristin news, she exclusively told JustJared.com, “I’m working on my country album, which is something I’ve been wanting to make happen for 15 years. I wrote two songs on the album and I’m so excited about it. One of the songs I did is a tribute to one of my favorite ladies in country.”

FYI: Kristin is wearing Sutra jewelry.

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Credit: Adriana M. Barraza; Photos: WENN
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15 Responses to “Kristin Chenoweth: 2011 GLAAD Awards”

  1. 1
    Kaz simply Amaazingg !!!!!!!! Says:

    Hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaaaaa what is that ?! Ahahahahahahaaaaaaa

  2. 2
    rhonda Says:

    i didn’t know she was a lesbian, everyone in hollywood must be *****!

  3. 3
    Sligo lambert ^_______^ cute Says:

    Oops

  4. 4
    blah Says:

    GOD she should S T O P using botox, NOW!

  5. 5
    Bitch Says:

    I cant see the video but I will comment on this woman anyways. She looks friendly but old and with that bleached hair she looks like a bimbo. Has she been alcoholic or on drugs?

  6. 6
    Marta Says:

    she is absolutely adorable.

  7. 7
    sillyme Says:

    So, Kristen, how do you think Jesus would have felt about gay marriage back then?

  8. 8
    Mint Says:

    @sillyme: Probably he didn’t matter at all.

  9. 9
    lexy hates bilson Says:

    Always nice to see some fresh and talented faces on JJ!!

  10. 10
    Adam lambert Says:

    Sligo>3 celebs all like sh!t

  11. 11
    StaceyLove Says:

    for the love of god please eat something NOW!

  12. 12
    Whatever Says:

    This midget is so annoying. She’s like 50 and she talks with that creepy kewpie doll voice and she’s NOT cute at all. Overrated and WEIRD.

  13. 13
    Lily Says:

    what a heartfelt speech !
    she’s so sweet and funny, I understand why the crowd loved her

  14. 14
    Mann Says:

    She is so talented and can’t get enough standing o’s for her great work.

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    **** Says:

    Do you now how much formaldehyde they have to use to keep that reanimated corpse from stinking up the place? Probably alot.

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