George ClooneyMartin Sheen commanded the stage with his impassioned portrayal of an attorney arguing for gay-marriage rights; Brad Pitt dazzled as a federal judge.

It was all part of the star-studded LA premiere of “8,” a play about the court fight against Proposition 8. Also performing were George Clooney, Kevin Bacon, Jamie Lee Curtis, and Jane Lynch, as a fierce same-sex marriage opponent.

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