The occasion, which acknowledges exhibits with correct and inclusive representations of the LGBTQ neighborhood, paid tribute to Naya 10 years after her character, Santana Lopez, got here out on Glee.
Matthew Morrison, Chris Colfer, Jane Lynch, Kevin McHale, Jenna Ushkowitz, Amber Riley, Heather Morris, Darren Criss, Harry Shum Jr., Lauren Potter, Becca Tobin, Alex Newell and extra stars from the solid Zoomed collectively to share their favourite recollections of Naya. The actress died at age 33 last summer after she by accident drowned throughout a boating journey along with her son, Josey Dorsey, now 5.
Superstar Demi Lovato was readily available to introduce the solid, which she was part of from 2013 to 2014 to play Santana’s girlfriend, Dani. Demi mentioned she skilled a “heartbreak” after “losing my friend” last July.
The Dancing with the Devil singer mentioned, “I will always cherish the chance I got to play Naya’s girlfriend, Dani, on Glee.” She mentioned Naya’s character was “groundbreaking for closeted queer girls, like I was at the time,” including, “Her ambition and accomplishments inspired Latina women all over the world.”