The openly lesbian Sex and the City star is going to receive a prestigious LGBT award. Nixon, who is married to a woman and is a mopther of 3, is to be awarded with HRC Visibility Award at the 2018 HRC Greater New York Gala. HRC President Chad Griffin said: “Cynthia Nixon is a fearless and outspoken advocate for all LGBTQ people. Cynthia uses her talent and public platform to speak out for equality in this country and around the globe, and in the process, she is changing countless hearts and minds. We are proud to recognize her with the HRC Visibility Award at the 2018 HRC Greater New York Gala.” Indeed, Nixon is known not only for her acting career but also for opposing anti-LGBT measures held by Trump’s administration and encouraging marriage equality to be introduced in that countries and regions where is no such option.