GLSEN held their Respect Awards in October and the Inspiration Award winners of the night were Matt Bomer and partner Simon Halls
Matt's Magic Mike co-star and college friend, Joe Manganiello presented Matt and Simon with award. Joe heaped praise on Matt Bomer for publicly coming out earlier this year.
Matt and his partner, celebrity publicist Simon Halls, were honored with the Inspiration Award for their “meaningful contributions toward creating a world where every child learns to respect and accept all people.”
Watch Matt and Simon's speech after the jump.