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‘Carol,’ ‘Transparent,’ ‘Bessie’ Among Top GLAAD Media Awards Winners (Full List)

2 April 2016 10:01 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

“Carol,” “Transparent” and “Bessie” were among the big winners at the 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards, presented Saturday at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills .

The ceremony, which recognizes media for fair, accurate and inclusive representation of the Lgbt community, brought out celebrities such as Demi Lovato, Ruby Rose, Caitlyn Jenner and Queen Latifah.

Nick Jonas presented Lovato with the Vanguard Award for her efforts to promote acceptance and equality for Lgbt people through her music and acting roles.

“I grew up in Texas where it wasn’t very accepting of any sort of Lgbt person,” said Lovato. “I grew up with friends that were gay and afraid to come out. But, I had a safe environment and family.”

The singer said her family raised her not to judge and not to think differently of other people.

“I knew if I ever made it as a singer I needed to »

- Lamarco McClendon

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‘Carol,’ ‘Transparent,’ ‘Bessie’ Among Top GLAAD Media Awards Winners (Full List)

2 April 2016 10:01 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Carol,” “Transparent” and “Bessie” were among the big winners at the 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards, presented Saturday at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills .

The ceremony, which recognizes media for fair, accurate and inclusive representation of the Lgbt community, brought out celebrities such as Demi Lovato, Ruby Rose, Caitlyn Jenner and Queen Latifah.

Nick Jonas presented Lovato with the Vanguard Award for her efforts to promote acceptance and equality for Lgbt people through her music and acting roles.

“I grew up in Texas where it wasn’t very accepting of any sort of Lgbt person,” said Lovato. “I grew up with friends that were gay and afraid to come out. But, I had a safe environment and family.”

The singer said her family raised her not to judge and not to think differently of other people.

“I knew if I ever made it as a singer I needed to »

- Lamarco McClendon

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'Carol,' 'Transparent' Lead 2016 GLAAD Media Award Nominations

27 January 2016 10:45 AM, PST | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

GLAAD announced the nominations for its annual awards, and the organization announced that for the first time, more than 50 percent of its English-language nominees are trans-inclusive.

The GLAAD Media Awards honor "fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and the issues that affect their lives."

On the movie side, acclaimed films "Carol" and "The Danish Girl" led the pack. On the TV side, the Emmy-winning "Transparent" continued to bask in awards love.

Here is the list of 2016 GLAAD nominees:

Outstanding Film — Wide Release

Carol

The Danish Girl

Dope

Freeheld

Grandma

Outstanding Film — Limited Release

52 Tuesdays

Appropriate Behavior

Boy Meets Girl

Drunktown's Finest

Tangerine

Outstanding Comedy Series

Brooklyn 99

Faking It

Grace and Frankie

Looking

Master of None

Modern Family

Orange Is the New Black

Please Like Me

Transparent

Vicious

Outstanding Drama Series

Arrow

Black Sails

Empire

The Fosters

Grey's Anatomy

How to Get Away With »

- Kelly Woo

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‘Carol,’ ‘Danish Girl,’ ‘Empire’ Nab GLAAD Media Awards Nominations

27 January 2016 6:48 AM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Lesbian romance “Carol,” transgender drama “The Danish Girl,” music series “Empire” and comedy “Master of None” are among the films and shows that have nabbed nominations for the 2016 GLAAD Media Awards.

The nods, announced on Wednesday morning, also include the wide release pics “Dope,” “Freeheld” and “Grandma.” Outstanding film nominations also went out to five movies in limited release, including “Tangerine,” which follows two transgender prostitutes.

The GLAAD Media Awards honor television, film and journalism that accurately, fairly and inclusively represents the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. The Lgbt advocacy group announced 101 nominees in 20 English-language categories and 46 nominees in 11 Spanish-language categories.

Variety is up for outstanding magazine overall coverage alongside The Advocate, Cosmopolitan, Seventeen and Time. Variety devoted a special issue on marriage equality in June after the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage. Other covers have focused on transgender Hollywood, as well as films covering Lgbt issues, such as “Carol” and “The Danish Girl. »

- Maane Khatchatourian

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‘Carol,’ ‘Danish Girl,’ ‘Empire’ Nab GLAAD Media Awards Nominations

27 January 2016 6:48 AM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Lesbian romance “Carol,” transgender drama “The Danish Girl,” music series “Empire” and comedy “Master of None” are among the films and shows that have nabbed nominations for the 2016 GLAAD Media Awards.

The nods, announced on Wednesday morning, also include the wide release pics “Dope,” “Freeheld” and “Grandma.” Outstanding film nominations also went out to five movies in limited release, including “Tangerine,” which follows two transgender prostitutes.

The GLAAD Media Awards honor television, film and journalism that accurately, fairly and inclusively represents the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. The Lgbt advocacy group announced 101 nominees in 20 English-language categories and 46 nominees in 11 Spanish-language categories.

On the TV side, the drama series nominees are The CW’s “Arrow,” Starz’s “Black Sails,” Fox’s “Empire,” ABC Family’s “The Fosters,” BBC America’s “Orphan Black,” Netflix’s “Sens8,” Showtime’s “Shameless,” and ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy,” “How to Get Away With Murder” and “Nashville. »

- Maane Khatchatourian

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