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Jennifer Lawrence Flubs Former President's Name At GLAAD

posted 22 Apr 2013, 01:06 by Sam Mbale   [ updated 22 Apr 2013, 01:07 ]

Jennifer Lawrence earns applause after flubbing former President Bill Clinton's name at GLAAD honors.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIAUNITED STATES (APRIL 20, 2013) (GLAAD) -  "America's sweetheart" Jennifer Lawrence "stole the show" at Saturday evening's (April 20) 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles.

At the ceremony, the Oscar-winning star - sporting a shorter new haircut - andHarvey Weinstein introduced former President Bill Clinton who received the inaugural Advocate for Change Award from his daughter Chelsea Clinton, with Lawrence receiving the most applause after calling the former President, "Gill."

Actress Drew Barrymore hosted the event, that included special guest appearances by Leonardo DiCaprioCharlize Theron and Tobey Maguire.

The GLAAD Media Awards recognize and honor media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and the issues that affect their lives. The GLAAD Media Awards also fund GLAAD's work to amplify stories of LGBT people and issues that build support for equality.

GLAAD is dedicated to promoting and ensuring fair, accurate and inclusive representation of people and events in the media as a means of eliminating homophobia and discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation.