'Pretty Little Liars,' 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' earn GLAAD Media Awards nominations

glaad-media-awards-pretty-little-liars-brooklyn-nine-nine.jpgThe 2014 GLAAD Media Awards nominations have been announced, celebrating TV shows, movies, music artists and journalism that puts forth fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and the issues that affect their lives.

The awards are given our in two ceremonies, April 12 in Los Angeles and May 3 in New York. The nominees are as follows:

Outstanding Drama Series


"The Fosters"
"Grey's Anatomy"
"Orphan Black"
"Pretty Little Liars"
"Shameless"

Outstanding Comedy Series

"Brooklyn Nine-Nine"
"Glee"
"Modern Family"
"Orange is the New Black"
"Please Like Me"

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

"Bride and Prejudice," "The Soul Man"
"LARP and the Real Girl," "Supernatural"
"Secret Lives," "Drop Dead Diva"
"Snow Angels," "Elementary"
"There's the Door," "Necessary Roughness"

Outstanding TV Movie or Miniseries

"Behind the Candelabra"
"In the Flesh"

Outstanding Documentary

"Bridegroom"
"Call Me Kuchu"
"God Loves Uganda"
"The New Black"
"Valentine Road"

Outstanding Reality Program

"Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce"
"Cyndi Lauper: Still So Unusual"
"Dream School"
"Project Runway"
"Small Town Security"

Outstanding Talk Show Episode

"Are Gay Parents Different?," "The Ricki Lake Show"
"First Openly Gay NBA Player Jason Collins and his Family," "Oprah's Next Chapter"
"Fred Ross," "The Ellen DeGeneres Show"
"Laverne Cox," "Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell"
"Modern Family Values," "Raising McCain"

Outstanding Daily Drama

"Days of Our Lives"

Outstanding Music Artist

Elton John, "The Diving Board"
Goldfrapp, "Tales of Us"
Lady Gaga, "ARTPOP"
Tegan and Sara, "Heartthrob"
Vampire Weekend, "Modern Vampires of the City"

Outstanding Comic Book


"Batwoman," written by W. Haden Blackman, J.H. Williams II and Marc Andreyko, DC Comics
"Fearless Defenders," written by Cullen Bunn, Marvel Comics
"Husbands," written by Jane Espenson and Brad Bell, Dark Horse Comics
"Life with Archie," written by Paul Kupperberg, Archie Comics
"Young Avengers," written by Kieron Gillen, Marvel Comics

Outstanding Film, wide release

"Blue Is the Warmest Color"
"Dallas Buyers Club"
"Kill Your Darlings"
"The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones"
"Philomena"

Outstanding Film, limited release


"Concussion"
"Geography Club"
"Out in the Dark"
"Reaching for the Moon"
"Yossi"

Outstanding TV Journalism, newsmagazine


"Chris to Kristin: A Navy Seal's Secret," "Anderson Cooper 360"
"India's Third Gender," "The Stream"
"The Rebounder: The Kenneth Faried Story," "E:60"
"Transgender at 11: Listening to Jazz," "20/20"
"The Welcoming Movement," "To the Contrary"

Outstanding TV Journalism, segment

"Gay Rights at Work," "MSNBC Live"
"Portman Reverses Position on Gay Marriage," "Starting Point"
"Pride & Prejudice," "Melissa Harris-Perry"
"Scouts Dishonor," "The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell"
"Wild Blue Yonder: Scott Hines," "The Rachel Maddow Show"

Outstanding Newspaper Article

"Boy or Girl? Gender a New Challenge for Schools" by Martha Irvine, Associated Press
"Gay Ex-mayor Who Fled U.S. Awaits Immigration Change" by Jeremy Roebuck, San Antonio Express-News
"LGBTQ in the Capital" (series) by Melissa Griffiths, Juneau Empire
"Poor Black and Hispanic Men Are the Face of H.I.V." by Donald G. McNeil, Jr., The New York Times
"Why Bisexuals Stay in the Closet" by Emily Alpert, Los Angeles Times

Outstanding Magazine Article

"The Hidden War Against Gay Teens" by Alex Morris, Rolling Stone
"Owning the Middle" by Kate Fagan, ESPN The Magazine
"The Perfect Wife" by Ariel Levy, The New Yorker
"What's Wrong With Exxon?" by Antonia Juhasz, The Advocate
"Why Gay and Lesbian Couples Pay More" by Carolyn M. Brown, Black Enterprise

Outstanding Magazine Overall Coverage

The Advocate
ESPN the Magazine
The New Yorker
People
Time

Outstanding Digital Journalism Article

"How Fallon Fox Became the First Known Transgender Athlete in MMA" by Loretta Hunt, SportsIllustrated.CNN.com
"How One Lawyer Turned the Idea of Marriage Equality into Reality" by Chris Geidner, Buzzfeed.com
"Prime Timers: Spotlight on LGBT Seniors" (series), Advocate.com
"Repression and Gay Rights in Russia" by Sean Guillory, TheNation.com
"Sex, Lies and HIV: When What You Don't Tell Your Partner is a Crime" by Sergio Hernandez, Buzzfeed.com / ProPublica.org

Outstanding Digital Journalism, multimedia

"Bisexuals Get Their Turn In The White House" by Alyona Minkovski, Live.HuffingtonPost.com
"Coming Out Kicking" by Cyd Zeigler, Outsports.com
"Remixing the Trans and Hip Hop Conversation" by Marc Lamont Hill, Live.HuffingtonPost.com
"To Get Married, They Left Ohio" by Julie Zimmerman on behalf of the Cincinnati Enquirer Editorial Board, Cincinnati.Com
"We Are Here: LGBTI in Uganda" by Sunnivie Brydum, D. David Robinson, Advocate.com

Outstanding Blog

Autostraddle
Elixher
Holy Bullies and Headless Monsters
The New Civil Rights Movement
TransGriot
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