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

On DVD and Digital now: 'Call Me Kuchu' award-winning documentary about Ugandan LGBT advocate David Kato

Call Me Kuchu, the powerful award-winning documentary about slain Ugandan LGBT advocate David Kato, is available now on DVD and digital platforms, including iTunes and Amazon streaming.Read More

The Root's 2013 list of top black influencers "The Root 100" features trans advocate Dr. Kortney Ryan Ziegler, out actor Billy Porter and advocates Danielle Moodie-Mills and former GLAAD staff member Rashad Robinson

The Root, the "premiere news, opinion and culture site for African-American influencers," today released their annual ranking "The Root 100" honoring the most influential black leaders in 2013. This year's list includes trans advocate, writer and filmmaker Dr. Kortney Ryan Ziegler, out Broadway star Billy Porter and LGBT advocates Danielle Moodie-Mills and former GLAAD staff member Rashad Robinson.Read More

What to Watch Wednesday 9/25: Modern Family season premiere!

Tonight catch the season premiere of Modern Family, season finale of Capture and all new episodes of Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles and The Challenge: Rivals II.

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What to Watch Tuesday 9/24: Chicago Fire season premiere!

Tonight catch the season premiere of Chicago Fire and an all new episode of Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

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2013 Primetime Emmy Awards: 'Behind the Candelabra' and 'Modern Family' win big; out actors Jim Parsons, Dan Bucatinsky pick up awards

The 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, aired last night and several LGBT-inclusive series, TV movies and out actors picked up awards, with the HBO Liberace biopic Behind the Candelabra picking up three statues to add to the eight it picked up at the Creative Arts Emmys earlier this week. Other highlights include tributes from Elton John and Jane Lynch.

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What to Watch Monday 9/23: Dancing with the Stars first season elimination

Tonight catch a new episode of Dancing with the Stars with out judge Bruno Tonioli for the season's first elimination.

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What to Watch Weekend 9/20-22:65th Primetime Emmy Awards with Neil Patrick Harris and Elton John

This weekend catch the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards and all new episodes of Say Yes to the Dress, Jersey Strong and Last Tango in Halifax.

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Coming to a church or theater near you: The New Black

The New Black follows six African-American faith leaders to explore how Black, faith, and LGBT communities intersected in Maryland's campaign for marriage equality, where the role of the Black church as the community's institutional pillar took on a whole new dynamic. The film is partnering with Tugg to bring The New Black to local theaters and churches for screenings, starting on National Coming Out Day October 11.Read More
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