Matt Kane - Director of Entertainment Media

Matt Kane is a GLAAD liaison to the entertainment industry, advocating for the inclusion of diverse LGBT stories in films, scripted television and reality programming and collaborating with film festivals to launch new LGBT voices.  He helps shape GLAAD’s response to acts of anti-LGBT defamation in entertainment media, is the principal writer of the Studio Responsibility IndexNetwork Responsibility Index, and oversees the publication of Where We Are on TV.  Prior to joining GLAAD, he worked for several television shows and film festivals and worked for GLAAD as a freelance programmer for the Queer Lounge at Sundance.  He holds an M.F.A. in film studies from Boston University.