‘Scandal’s’ Dan Bucatinsky to Be Honored at 2014 West Coast Liberty Awards

Scandal alum Dan Bucatinsky is being honored by Lambda Legal with the Celebrity in the Spotlight Liberty Award,The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Bucatinsky will be honored “for the voice he has given to LGBT characters and families” through his Emmy-winning role on Scandal, James Novak.

“Portraying a gay character onscreen has been particularly sweet at this moment in time, especially when the national dialogue on LGBT equality is so rapidly advancing,” said Bucatinsky. “It’s an honor to me to be recognized by an organization who also works so hard to bring equality to all.”