, the young actor who plays Blaine on the hit TV series "", performed during Saturday night's 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles. The 26-year-old thespian took the stage early on in the ceremony to sing about gay rights and call to an end of DOMA and Prop 8, set to the tune of 's viral hit song "Call Me Maybe".
"Guys, I was going to play a very, you know, poignant jazz standard," Criss bagan to say after being introduced by the ever lovable , "but then I got a text from my friend Carly Rae Jepsen and she said you have to sing the original lyrics to my song. I was like, 'I don't think that's very appropriate for this event.' And she said, 'No, no, no. The original lyrics are a lot better than what's on the radio now. Just play it.' So, I'm just following her rules here," the actor playfully explained.