Sara Ramirez Tells 'I’m always going to support the LGBT community'

In a recent interview with, actress Sara Ramírez--who participated in Spanish-language PSAs for GLAAD a few years ago--reaffirmed her commitment and support as an ally to the LGBT community.

Ramirez told "I’m always going to support the LGBT community and equal rights for the LGBT community," and added, "That’s going to be with me ‘till the day I die and beyond. I mean, that’s just what it is!"

In addition to the PSAs for GLAAD, she started a foundation in honor of her best friend Al D. Rodriguez, a gay actor and singer from New York who died of cancer, and who she often affectionately called her "gay husband."

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GLAAD Southern Stories will elevate the experiences of LGBT people in six of the nation's southern states. The initiative amplifies stories of LGBT people thriving in the South, ongoing discrimination, as well as the everyday indignities endured by LGBT people who simply wish to live the lives they love, including stories of family, stories of faith, stories of sports, and stories of patriotism