More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
COAD Related GLAAD Media Awards Nominees Announced!
Outstanding Film (Wide Release):
Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire (Lionsgate Films)
Outstanding Drama Series:
True Blood (HBO)
Outstanding Reality Program:
The Amazing Race (CBS)
Making His Band (MTV)
RuPaul’s Drag Race (LOGO)
"Sirdeaner Walker Interview" The Ellen DeGeneres Show (syndicated)
Outstanding TV Journalism – Newsmagazine
"Bullied to Death?" Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN)
"Uganda Be Kidding Me" (series) The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC)
Outstanding Newspaper Columnist
Leonard Pitts, Jr. (The Miami Herald)
Rev. Byron Williams (The Oakland Tribune)
"Trouble in Paradise" by Jeannine Amber (Essence)
Outstanding Digital Journalism Article
Outstanding New York Theater: Broadway & Off-Broadway
Watch GLAAD President Jarrett Barrios talk about the important work that GLAAD does and see all of the nominees.
The Media Awards will take place on March 13 in New York, April 17 in Los Angeles and June 5 in San Francisco.