Margaret Cho
Margaret Cho
Margaret Cho will receive the Morris Knight Lifetime Achievement Award from Christopher Street West at this year's LA Pride Celebration, to be held June 10-12. The award recognizes an individual whose lifetime of work has left a lasting major imprint on the LGBT community.

In related news, Cho will play the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, August 3-29 prior to embarking upon a UK tour. Scheduled engagements include London's Leicester Theatre (October 13-15) and the Brighton Comedy Festival (October 16), with additional cities to be announced. She will be performing new stand-up and comedy songs from her 2011 double Grammy-nominated album, Cho Dependent.

Cho has toured extensively in numerous solo shows, including I'm the One That I Want, Notorius C.H.O., Revolution, State of Emergency, and Assassin. She also starred in the burlesque variety show, The Sensuous Woman. Cho currently co-stars in the Lifetime series Drop Dead Diva, with previous TV credits including starring in the ABC sitcom All-American Girl and competing in the11th season of ABC's Dancing With the Stars.

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