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From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards

Jonathan Van Ness

Finalist in Celebrity

About Jonathan Van Ness

"America’s fiercest sweetheart" Jonathan Van Ness has hair-tossed himself into celebrity status, quickly becoming one of the most beloved personalities of beauty pop culture. Jonathan’s viral appeal quickly catapulted him to celebrity status as the grooming expert host role on Netflix’s Queer Eye. Jonathan slayed 2019, releasing a New York Times bestselling book Over the Top and making waves when he out publicly as non-binary and HIV positive. Jonathan is a powerful voice for LGBTQ community and social justice advocacy, taking to his nearly 5M Instagram and 810K+ Twitter followers to share his truths and support his fans.

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