The inaugural edition of the Sexy Beast Gala was an evening art auction and variety show benefiting Planned Parenthood Los Angeles, founded by Night Gallery co-owners, Davida Nemeroff and Mieke Marple. The pair brought together the some of the biggest names in the art world in an effort to rally the creative community and spotlight critical family and women's health services.

Art world notables, including Barbara Kruger, Ed Ruscha, Mary WeatherfordPae White, and Jonas Wood galvanized this grassroots charitable revolution in an evening of art sales which culminated in an impressive $500,000 donation to PPLA. The evening's centerpiece was a variety show hosted by Jack Black, featuring a performance by dancer/choreographer Ryan Heffington, and a celebration of honoree Jenny Slate for her work in Obvious Child