2015 GLAAD Media Awards nominees

The GLAAD Media Awards recognize and honor media for fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, and issues that affect their lives. Today, the 26th GLAAD Media Awards nominees were announced.


Here are select GLAAD Media Awards nominees in film and television categories; for a complete list of nominees, click here.

Outstanding Film — Wide Release
The Imitation Game
Love is Strange
The Skeleton Twins

Outstanding Film — Limited Release
Dear White People
Life Partners
The Way He Looks
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow

Outstanding Drama Series
Degrassi — TeenNick
The Fosters — ABC Family
Game of Thrones — HBO
Grey’s Anatomy — ABC
How to Get Away with Murder — ABC
Last Tango in Halifax — PBS
Masters of Sex — Showtime
Orphan Black — BBC America
Pretty Little Liars — ABC Family
Shameless — Showtime

Outstanding Comedy Series
Brooklyn Nine-Nine — FOX
Faking It — MTV
Glee — FOX
Looking — HBO
Modern Family — ABC
Orange Is the New Black — Netflix
Please Like Me — Pivot
Sirens — USA Network
Transparent — Amazon Instant Video (pictured above)
Vicious — PBS

Outstanding Individual Episode (in a series without a regular LGBT character)
“Deep Breath” — Doctor Who (BBC America)
“Down a Tree” — Good Luck Charlie (Disney Channel)
“Identity Crisis” — Drop Dead Diva (Lifetime)
“Let’s Have a Baby” — Playing House (USA Network)
“No Lack of Void” — Elementary (CBS)

Outstanding TV Movie or Mini-Series
The Normal Heart — HBO

Outstanding Documentary
The Case Against 8 — HBO
L Word Mississippi: Hate the Sin — Showtime
Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word — Logo/MTV
To Russia With Love — Epix
True Trans with Laura Jane Grace — AOL Originals

Outstanding Reality Program
B.O.R.N. to Style — FYI
Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce — Fuse
Make or Break: The Linda Perry Project — VH1
R&B Divas: Atlanta — TV One
Survivor: San Juan del Sur — CBS

Outstanding Daily Drama
Days of Our Lives — NBC
General Hospital — ABC

Outstanding Talk Show Episode
“Issues Facing the Transgender Community” — Katie (syndicated)
“Laverne Cox discusses ‘The T Word'” — The View (ABC)
“Michael Sam” — Oprah Prime (OWN)
“Pepe Julian Onziema” — Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)
“Robin Roberts” — The Ellen DeGeneres Show (syndicated)

Outstanding TV Journalism – Newsmagazine
“Coming Out” — Nick News With Linda Ellerbee (Nickelodeon)
“Gay and Muslim in America” — America Tonight (Al Jazeera America)
“Gay Rodeo” — This is Life with Lisa Ling (CNN)
“Infield & Out: Baseball for All” — Morning Joe (MSNBC)
“Transgender Society” [series] — Ronan Farrow Daily (MSNBC)

Outstanding TV Journalism Segment
“Change is Coming to the South” — Melissa Harris-Perry (MSNBC)
“Fired for Being Gay?” — MSNBC Live (MSNBC)
“License to Discriminate?” — Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN)
“A Model with a Mission” — Alicia Menendez Tonight (Fusion)
“Transgender Tipping Point?” — This Week (ABC)


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