Celebs weigh in on gun control debate

Published: Feb 07 2013 12:56:32 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 07 2013 01:12:38 PM EST

Celebrities and survivors of shootings gathered in the nation's capital on Feb. 6 to urge lawmakers to act on firearm legislation. Take a look at the many famous faces who have weighed in on the gun control debate recently.

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Celebs joined survivors of gun violence to support President Barack Obama's call for new gun-control laws at a press conference sponsored by the group Mayors Against Illegal Guns Feb. 6 in Washington, D.C. The event was part of the group's campaign Demand a Plan, which presses elected officials for action to protect citizens' right to safety and security.

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