GLAAD Media Awards Presenters Support Transgender Athletes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Schitt’s Creek” and “The Boys in the Band” were winners at the GLAAD Media Awards, which included soccer’s Ashlyn Harris and Ali Krieger calling for transgender students to be accepted as “part of the team” in sports. Harris and Krieger, spouses who play for the Orlando Pride and were on the […]

GLAAD Honors ‘Pose,’ ‘Schitt’s Creek’ And ‘Booksmart’

Netflix Leads GLAAD Media Awards With 15 Noms, HBO Scores 8

NEW YORK (AP) — With 15 nominations, Netflix is the top contender at the 31st annual GLAAD Media Awards. The streaming juggernaut scored nominations for outstanding drama series (“The Politician”), outstanding realty program (“Queer Eye”) and outstanding limited series (“When They See Us,” “Tales of the City”). Three Netflix shows will compete for outstanding comedy […]

GLAAD Hands Out Media Awards

GLAAD Announces Nominees For 30th Annual Media Awards

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — GLAAD is honoring video games for the first time during its 30th annual GLAAD Media Awards. The lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer advocacy group Friday announced 151 nominees in 27 categories for what the group says are fair, accurate and inclusive representations of LGBTQ people and issues. GLAAD says it added […]

KAPP-KVEW’s Ettlin Nominated For GLAAD Award

A news report produced and reported by Galen Ettlin, an Anchor/Reporter/Producer at Morgan Murphy Media’s KAPP-KVEW in Yakima/Tri-Cities, Wash. (DMA 114), has been nominated for a national GLAAD Media Award in the “Outstanding TV Journalism Segment” category. The nomination is for a report called The Abolitionists Face The Love Army. “We’re very proud that Galen’s […]

Kelly Ripa Set For GLAAD Media Awards Honor

‘Transparent’ And ‘Murder’ Among GLAAD Honorees

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Actress Kerry Washington, director Roland Emmerich, the film “The Imitation Game” and television shows “Transparent” and “How to Get Away With Murder” have received stamps of approval from GLAAD. GLAAD is a U.S.-based group that promotes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender presence in the media, and celebrated its honorees at […]

GLAAD Media Awards Nominees Unveiled

‘Orange Is The New Black’ Wins GLAAD Award

NEW YORK (AP) — GLAAD celebrates “Orange Is the New Black.”The Netflix show set in a women’s prison was named outstanding comedy series at the 25th annual GLAAD Media Awards’ New York ceremony. Cast members — including Laverne Cox, who won her own GLAAD honor at the organization’s Los Angeles awards ceremony last month — […]

Jennifer Lopez, Laverne Cox Win GLAAD Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jennifer Lopez has added a couple of more trophies to her block. The pop star and “American Idol” judge was honored Saturday night at the 25th annual GLAAD Media Awards with the Vanguard Award, which lauds efforts to increase visibility and understanding of the gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender community. In […]

Anderson Cooper Honored At GLAAD Awards

Madonna To Present GLAAD Award To Cooper

NEW YORK (AP) – Gay advocacy group GLAAD says Madonna will present CNN’s Anderson Cooper with an award for openly gay media professionals. GLAAD told The Associated Press on Saturday that the singer has been chosen to give Cooper the Vito Russo Award at the 24th annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City on […]

GLAAD Media Awards To Honor Anderson Cooper