Photos: BET and ICON MANN Celebrate 28 Men of Change

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  • Wayne Brady
  • Steve McQueen
  • Lee Daniels
  • Forest Whitaker
  • Leland Melvin
  • Ron Kirk
  • Nnamdi Asomugha
  • Robert K. Ross, MD
  • Nick Cannon
  • Ndaba Mandela
  • DeVon Franklin
  • Dr. Robert Gore
  • Steve Pemberton
  • Edward Lewis
  • Louis Carr
  • Pastor Charles Jenkins
  • Nile Rodgers
  • Dr. Courtney Hollowell
  • Steve Harvey
  • Marcus Samuelsson
  • Dr. Steve Perry
  • Raymond McGuire
  • Ron Finley
  • Lonnie Bunch III
  • Sanford Biggers
  • Swizz Beatz
  • Quincy Jones
  • Alonzo Mourning

Forest Whitaker

Award winning artist, Humanist and UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Forest Whitaker has dedicated most of his time to extensive humanitarian work. In 2011, he was named UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador for Peace and Reconciliation for his personal dedication and work in the field of conflict resolution and his commitment to promote humanitarian ideals. He founded the Los Angeles based Whitaker Peace and Development Initiative in 2012, and in partnership with Rutgers University, he co-founded of the International Institute for Peace under the auspices of UNESCO.

(Photo: Earl Gibson III)