Following ABC's interview this morning with President Obama, during which he made an historic announcement that he supports marriage equality, out entertainers such as Ricky Martin, Jane Lynch, Neil Patrick Harris were quick to commend the president's show of support. Many straight celebrities, including music mogul Russell Simmons and singer Josh Groban, also used their Twitter accounts to express their enthusiasm.
WATCH: Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman Question Quickie Vegas Weddings While LGBTs Can't Marry Legally
Actors Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman wonder why any random man and woman can show up at a Las Vegas chapel and be married but gay and lesbian couples who have spent their whole adult lives together can't.
Chaz Bono is the first-ever transgender recipient of GLAAD's Stephen F. Kolzak Award, which is presented to an openly LGBT media professional who promotes equality.