Actor Darryl Stephens will be honored at the 12th Philadelphia Gay & Lesbian Film Festival taking place July 13 - 25. Stephens, best known as Noah Nicholson on Logo network's "Noah's Arc," will accept the fest's inaugural Rising Star Award on Saturday, July 15. From television to the big screen, Stephens began making a name for himself in the film industry with 2001's "Circuit" (Dirk Shafer) a PGLFF feature. This year, Stephens is back at the festival with two new films, "Another Gay Movie" (Todd Stephens) and "Boy Culture" (Q. Allan Brocka). [Brian Brooks]