Hollywood’s Top Names Come Out for “8”

Some of the biggest names in Hollywood came out for "8," a play written about the historic Perry vs. Schwarzenegger trial, in which gay marriage ban Proposition 8 was put on trial.

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Some of the biggest names in Hollywood came out for "8," a play written about the historic Perry vs. Schwarzenegger trial, in which gay marriage ban Proposition 8 was put on trial.
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Here are some photos from the March 3 performance.
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: The cast onstage during the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Lieutenant Governor of California Gavin Newsom (L) attends the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Actor Matthew Morrison attends the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Comedian Garry Shandling attends the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Weird Al Yankovic and Suzanne Krajewski attend the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Actor Martin Sheen speaks onstage during the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Guests attend the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Guests attend the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Actor James Pickens Jr. (R) and Gina Pickens attend the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Director Rob Reiner (C) and cast speak onstage during the premiere of '8' presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: (Top L-R) Jansen Panettiere, Yeardley Smith, Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Bottom L-R) George Clooney and Martin Sheen speak onstage during the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: (L-R) Actors Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Yeardley Smith, George Clooney, Bridger Zadina, Jansen Panettiere, and Jamie Lee Curtis onstage during the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: (L-R) Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Justin Mikita, and Gavin Creel attend the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Actress Jane Lynch performs onstage during the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Actress Julie Bowen attends the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Actress Jamie Lee Curtis attends the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Actors Brad Pitt (L) and George Clooney attend the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Actors Brad Pitt (L) and Kevin Bacon speak onstage during the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Actor Rory O'Malley speaks onstage during the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: (L-R) Actors Matt Bomer, Matthew Morrison, George Clooney, and Martin Sheen attend the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: (L-R) Actors Kevin Bacon, John C. Reilly, George Takei, and Jane Lynch speak onstage during the one-night reading of "8" presented by The American Foundation For Equal Rights & Broadway Impact at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on March 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for American Foundation for Equal Rights)
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