Television

The small screen. Talk shows, reality TV, sitcoms, soaps, prime-time drama, early-morning news, animation, etc.

November 12, 2013

Transgender characters that changed film and television #TransWK

In recognition of Transgender Awareness week, GLAAD presents some of the most groundbreaking representations of transgender people that have raised awareness of the community in mainstream audiences.

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November 20, 2012

GLAAD Examines Ten Years of Transgender Images on Television; More than Half Were Negative or Defamatory

GLAAD's new study of transgender images on television in the past ten years revealed that nearly half of all catalogued episodes contained negative messages and stereotypes. Additionally, transgender characters were cast as victims or villains more often than not, while anti-trans language found to be present in at least half of all episodes.

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The GLAAD Wrap: Out 100 Announced, Novels from Chris Colfer, Matthew Mitcham, and Premiere Dates for 'Lost Girl', 'Cyndi Lauper: Still So Unusual'

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.
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People's Choice Awards 2013: Gay Performers Sweep Favorite Comedic TV Actor Category

Nominations for the 2013 People’s Choice Awards were announced yesterday and voting is now open to decide the winners. Glee scored big in TV with a leading five nominations between the series and cast and Modern Family followed closely behind with four nods. Of the five actors nominated for Favorite Comedic TV Actor, four are openly gay. A wide range of LGBT-inclusive programs also picked up nominations.
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Watch Chely Wright Tonight on Showtime in 'Wish Me Away'

Tonight, Showtime is airing the national television premiere of Wish Me Away, the documentary which chronicles country singer Chely Wright’s coming out and the release of her book.
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The GLAAD Wrap: Adam Lambert to Host and Perform on VH1 Divas, Fortune Feimster to Star in New Comedy, and The Carrie Diaries Gets Premiere Date

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.
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November 7, 2012

The Sundance Channel Developing T; New Scripted Series About a Transgender Man

The Sundance Channel , which has a strong history of diverse portrayals of LGBT people, just announced its slate of scripted series currently in development and includes T, the story of a young transgender man named Terrence who recently underwent gender reassignment surgery.

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