Posts by Megan Townsend, GLAAD's Entertainment Media Strategist

Linda Bloodworth-Thomason talks to GLAAD about "Bridegroom," "Designing Women" and using TV for social change

Linda Bloodworth-Thomason, director of the award-winning documentary "Bridegroom" and write, director and producer of "Designing Women," spoke with GLAAD about "Bridegroom," the groundbreaking HIV/AIDS episode of "Designing Women" and how TV has played a role in social change.

Shane Bitney Crone speaks with GLAAD about "Bridegroom" and his journey

Shane Bitney Crone, subject and producer of the documentary "Bridegroom," about the tragic, unexpected death of Shane's partner Tom Bridegroom and subsequent discrimination Shane faced from Tom's family afterward, spoke with GLAAD about "Bridegroom" and the journey he has been on for the past year and a half as the documentary's TV premiere draws near.

This Sunday: OWN premieres "Bridegroom" and an "Oprah's Next Chapter" featuring out actors; Special "Bridegroom" screening, Q&A at Chicago's Wrigley Field

This Sunday watch the "Bridegroom" TV premiere and a special "Oprah's Next Chapter" with Wanda Sykes, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Dan Bucatinsky on OWN. There will be special screening of "Bridegroom" with Q&A at Chicago's Wrigley Field before the TV premiere.

Panel on LGBT TV characters featuring Wilson Cruz, Laverne Cox, Dan Bucatinsky, Andrew Rannells, Sherri Saum, Amber Tamblyn

On Monday, October 28 the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will be hosting a panel in Los Angeles about the state of LGBT representation on television ten years after the publication of Stephen Tropiano's book The Prime Time Closet: A History of Gays and Lesbians on TV. RSVP now.

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