This Year's GLAAD Media Award Winners Are...

By Peter SM Thu, April 19, 2018

The GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) Media Awards took place on April 12 in Los Angeles and were broadcast on the LOGOtv network last night. The awards, now in their 29th year, honor the media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer communities and the issues that affect their lives.

This year's nominees were...


Special honorees included Britney Spears, who was honored with a Vanguard prize, and Jim Parsons with the Stephen F. Kolzak Award.




Other media-related categories included:

  • Outstanding Digital Journalism Article
  • Outstanding Blog
  • Outstanding Digital Journalism (Spanish-Language)
  • Outstanding Talk Show Episode
  • Outstanding TV Journalism - Newsmagazine
  • Outstanding TV Journalism Segment
  • Outstanding Newspaper Article
  • Outstanding Magazine Article
  • Outstanding Magazine Overall Coverage
  • Outstanding Digital Journalism
  • Outstanding TV Journalism - Newsmagazine (Spanish-Language)
  • Outstanding TV Journalism - Segment (Spanish-Language)


Below you'll find the full list of nominees for books, film, and television, with the winners marked in red and linked out to our catalog (where applicable):

Outstanding Drama Series

This Is Us

Billions

Doubt

The Handmaid's Tale

Nashville

Sense8

Shadowhunters

Star

Star Trek: Discovery

Wynonna Earp


Outstanding Comedy Series

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

The Bold Type

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Modern Family

One Day at a Time

One Mississippi

Superstore

Survivor's Remorse

Transparent

Will & Grace

 

Outstanding Individual Episode (in a series without a regular LGBTQ character)

"Thanksgiving," Master of None

"Chapter 8," Legion

"Grace," Pure Genius

"Lady Cha Cha," Easy

"The Missionaries," Room 104

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outstanding Kids & Family Programming

Andi Mack

"Chosen Family" Danger & Eggs

"The Emergency Plan" Doc McStuffins

The Loud House

Steven Universe

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outstanding Film - Limited Release

A Fantastic Woman

BPM

God's Own Country

Thelma

The Wound

 

 

 

 


 

Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series

When We Rise

American Horror Story: Cult

Feud: Bette and Joan

Godless

Queers

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outstanding Comic Book

Black Panther: World of Wakanda by Roxane Gay, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Yona Harvey, Rembert Browne

America by Gabby Rivera

The Backstagers by James Tynion IV

Batwoman by Marguerite Bennett and James Tynion IV

Deadman: Dark Mansion of Forbidden Love by Sarah Vaughn

Goldie Vance by Hope Larson and Jackie Ball

Iceman by Sina Grace

Lumberjanes by Kat Leyh and Shannon Watters

Quantum Teens Are Go by Magdalene Visaggio

The Woods by James Tynion IV

 

Outstanding Daily Drama

The Bold and The Beautiful

Days of Our Lives

The Young & the Restless

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outstanding Scripted Television Series (Spanish-Language)

Las Chicas del Cable

La Doble Vida de Estela Carrillo

Ingobernable

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outstanding Film - Wide Release

Battle of the Sexes

Call Me by Your Name

Lady Bird

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

The Shape of Water

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outstanding Documentary

Chavela

Gender Revolution: A Journey with Katie Couric

Kiki

"Real Boy" Independent Lens

This is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous

 

 

 

 

 

 

You can browse, place holds, and check out books and movies of this year's nominees and winners from our online catalog, as well as find additional LGBTQ+ resources via our Explore Topic!

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