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.
Lady Gaga, 'Albert Nobbs,' 'Glee,' 'Modern Family' among 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards nominees #glaadawards
Today, GLAAD announced the nominees of the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards, presented by Kettle One Vodka and Wells Fargo.
By recognizing and honoring media for outstanding images of the LGBT community, the GLAAD Media Awards serve as a benchmark for the media industry and complement GLAAD's work to bring LGBT images and stories to Americans.
Watch a video of the nominees below:
The very best in LGBT-inclusive journalism, television, film, music and more will be celebrated and honored in New York on March 24; Los Angeles on April 21; and San Francisco on June 2.
Other nominees include Lady Gaga, Ricky Martin, People Magazine, Ebony, The New York Times and the Broadway smash Priscilla Queen of the Desert. GLAAD also announced nominees in nine Spanish-language categories.
For more information on the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards, including sponsorship, donation and volunteer opportunities, visit www.glaad.org/mediaawards.