The Derek Jarman Gay Times Honour (Contribution to the Arts) Rikki Beadle-Blair MBE (b. 1961)
Derek Jarman was a queer filmmaker, artist and author who, in his final years, remained a vociferous campaigner for gay rights.
Actor, director, screenwriter, playwright, singer, designer, choreographer, dancer and songwriter Rikki Beadle-Blair has produced a prodigious body of work that spans four decades. His fearlessness in tackling issues relevant to the LGBTQ community earned him an MBE in 2016.