Know the five Global Celebrities supporting LGBTQ Community

Celebrities have been accused of a lot of things but in the recent year, they have shown their support in a lot of things especially towards the LGBTQ community. ObserveNow featuring five celebrities who are supporting the LGBTQ community.

 

Miley Cyrus

Cyrus founded the Happy Hippie Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering homeless and LGBT youth, and partnered with Instagram to launch the #InstaPride initiative to help share transgender stories.

In 2011, Cyrus got an equals sign tattooed on her ring finger in support of same-sex marriage penned an essay for Glamour in which she wrote, "I believe every American should be allowed the same rights and civil liberties.

 

Anne Hathaway

Hathaway, who is sister to a gay brother and has proudly spoken out about her family's acceptance of his sexuality, was a recipient of the Human Rights Campaign Ally Award in 2008. "There are people who have said that Iā€™m being brave for being openly supportive of gay marriage, gay adoption ā€” basically of gay rights ā€” but with all due respect, I humbly dissent," Hathaway said during her acceptance speech. In 2012, the actress and husband Adam Shulman sold their wedding photos and donated a share of the profits to marriage equality advocacy groups.