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Sean Hayes honoured by The Human Rights Campaign

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May 07, 2012 | 7:15am EDT

The actor was the guest of honour at The Human Rights Campaign's annual gala dinner in Atlanta, Georgia, where he received the civil rights organisation's Visibility Award for his work within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community.

He later took to his Twitter.com page to share his joy with fans, tweeting, "What an amazing & inspiring night at the HRC Atlanta Gala Dinner tonight. Thanks to all of you for making me feel so welcome."

Former recipients of the Visibility Award include Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir, director Lee Daniels and singer Lance Bass.

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