Posts by Megan Townsend, GLAAD's Senior Strategist, Entertainment Media

VIDEO: Oh Myyy! George Takei receives Vito Russo Award at #GLAADAwards in NY

TV icon and LGBT advocate George Takei was honored with GLAAD's Vito Russo Award at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City last night, the award was presented by the director of Takei's upcoming Broadway musical "Allegiance," Stafford Arima.

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VIDEO: Kacey Musgraves becomes first country star to perform at NY #glaadawards

Grammy Award-winning singer Kacey Musgraves made history when she became the first country artist to perform at the GLAAD Media Awards at Saturday's 25th Annual show at New York City's famed Waldorf Astoria.

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VIDEO: Kylie Minogue sings with the crowd at #GLAADAwards

Global superstar Kylie Minogue performed her hit "Can't Get You Out of My Head" with the crowd at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.

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George Takei, "Orange is the New Black," "Concussion" among #GLAADAwards recipients in New York City

GLAAD Media Award recipients were announced in 16 of this year's 29 media categories at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City on Saturday night.

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Dee Rees to write and direct Bessie Smith biopic for HBO, Queen Latifah to star

Out screenwriter and director Dee Rees, the woman behind award-winning film Pariah, has been announced as the writer and director of a new HBO biopic about the legendary jazz singer Bessie Smith.

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Against Me! singer Laura Jane Grace gets an AOL reality series 'So Much More,' check out a sneak peek!

Trans rock star and lead singer of Against Me! Laura Jane Grace is launching her own AOL Originals reality series, So Much More.Read More

WATCH: 'The Case Against 8' releases full trailer before theatrical debut on June 6

The Case Against 8, a feature length documentary following the legal battle to overturn California's Proposition 8, has released a full trailer ahead of a theatrical run starting June 6.Read More

What to Watch Weekend 5/2-4: New episodes of 'Game of Thrones,' 'Orphan Black'

This weekend catch all new episodes of Orphan Black, Randy Knows Best, American Dream Builders, Mr. Selfridge, Game of Thrones and Revenge.Read More
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