06:15 PM EDT 08/23/2014

Add PEOPLE News

GLAAD Media Awards

Credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty
Kacey Musgraves: How Katy Perry Helps Me 'Think Outside the Box'

UpdatePosted 05/04/2014 06:00PM

Katy Perry Helps Kacey Musgraves 'Think Outside the Box'

Originally posted 05/04/2014 03:30PM

Between picking up two Grammys and an ACM, it's been a whirlwind couple of months for Kacey Musgraves.

Read More

Credit: Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic
Sherri Saum's Pregnancy Style? Elastic Waistbands

Sherri Saum's Pregnancy Style? Elastic Waistbands

Originally posted 04/13/2014 06:00PM

"I still try to do something every day to feel active," the Fosters star tells PEOPLE

Read More

Credit: D Dipasupil/FilmMagic; C Flanigan/Getty
Lady Gaga, Elton John and Orange Is the New Black Among GLAAD Award Nominees | GLAAD Media Awards, Elton John, Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga, Elton John and Orange Is the New Black Among GLAAD Award Nominees

Originally posted 01/30/2014 06:30AM

Lady Gaga has long been an outspoken supporter of gay rights, and now she's being honored by GLAAD, the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender media advocacy and anti-defamation organization.

Read More

Credit: Matt Baron/BEImages
How Do Rumer Willis and Jayson Blair Spend Their Date Nights? | Jayson Blair, Rumer Willis

Rumer Willis and Jayson Blair Share Cooking Duties for Date Nights

Originally posted 04/23/2013 10:30AM

It's the simple – and healthy – dating life for Rumer Willis and beau Jayson Blair.

The couple, who attended Saturday's GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles, told PEOPLE that they enjoy low-key time together, preparing gluten-free meals and hunkering down for a TV show or a movie.

"He cooks me dinner, we drink some tea and watch some great TV shows or a movie," Willis, 24, said of Blair, 28, who plays Clay Clemmons on NBC's The New Normal.

Read More

Credit: CL/Splash News Online
Naya Rivera: Glee Cast Is Rooting for Cory Monteith | Naya Rivera

TV News

Naya Rivera: Glee Cast Is Rooting for Cory Monteith

Originally posted 04/22/2013 10:20AM

Naya Rivera has nothing but pride in her heart for her Glee costar Cory Monteith, who is currently in rehab for substance addiction.

"He's such an amazing person, and it takes a lot to be able to admit that you have a problem and then seek help," Rivera, 26, told PEOPLE at the GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles on Saturday.

Rivera adds the Glee cast has rallied around Monteith's girlfriend, Lea Michele, saying they are close-knit and look out for another in both good times and bad.

Read More

Advertisement
Credit: Johns PKI/Splash News Online
Honey Boo Who? Check Out Mama June's Glam Makeover!

Honey Boo Boo's Mama June Gets a Glam Makeover

Originally posted 03/18/2013 04:30PM

Who's that lady?

Here Comes Honey Boo Boo's Mama June dramatically dressed up her newly slimmer bod Saturday at the GLAAD Awards, where her show was nominated for best reality series.

Mom to Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson, June Shannon, 33, looked chic and sophisticated (or as she'd put it, "smexy!") in a black wrap dress, plenty of jewelry and tasteful makeup.

Read More

Credit: David Livingston/Getty; McCarten/PictureGroup
After Coming Out Last Year, Frank Ocean Is a GLAAD Media Award Nominee

GLAAD Award Nominees: Modern Family, Glee, The New Normal Make the Grade

Originally posted 01/16/2013 06:00AM

Last July when emerging R&B star Frank Ocean published an emotional letter detailing an early love affair with a man, his "coming out" story made headlines in the hip-hop world and beyond.

Now, the Grammy-nominated songwriter is being honored by GLAAD, the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender media advocacy and anti-defamation organization.

Ocean is among the 120 nominees for the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, the organization announced early Wednesday morning. He is being recognized for his critically-lauded Channel Orange album.

Other musician nominees include Adam Lambert (for his album Tresspassing).

Read More

Credit: Jason Merritt/Getty
PHOTO: Cher and Chaz Bono Step Out Together | Chaz Bono, Cher

UpdatePosted 04/22/2012 05:15PM

Cher Surprises Chaz Bono at the GLAAD Awards

Originally posted 04/22/2012 03:00PM

Chaz Bono was in good company at the GLAAD Media Awards on Saturday night.

His mom Cher showed up to support her son at the event in Los Angeles.

"So much fun at Glaad awards!" the singer Tweeted. "I really surprised Chaz! HE was adorable,Said wow mom i was so surprised i forgot what i was going 2say!"

Bono, who was the first transgender contestant on Dancing with the Stars, was honored for his OWN documentary, Becoming Chaz, and with the Stephen F. Kolzak Award, which is given by GLAAD to a gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender entertainer for promoting equality.

Read More

Credit: Angela Weiss/Getty
Glee, True Blood Nominated for GLAAD Awards

GLAAD Media Awards

Glee, True Blood Nominated for GLAAD Awards

Originally posted 01/20/2011 10:25AM

Some of TV's hottest shows have been recognized for their "outstanding" portrayal of same-sex equality issues.

Fox's Glee, HBO's True Blood, ABC's Modern Family and Grey's Anatomy have all been nominated by the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation for the group's 22nd annual Media Awards, which recognize the entertainment industry's impact on same-sex equality issues.

Other nominees among a total of 147 include the films Burlesque, Easy A and The Kids are All Right.

The GLAAD Media Awards ceremonies will be held in New York on March 19, in Los Angeles on April 16, and in San Francisco on May 14.
Sara Hammel

Credit: Robert Mecea/AP
Cynthia Nixon to Receive Special GLAAD Prize

TV News

Cynthia Nixon to Receive Special GLAAD Prize

Originally posted 01/13/2010 09:30AM

Recognizing the entertainment industry's impact on same-sex equality issues, the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation has announced its nominees for the group's 21st annual Media Awards, to be held March 13 in New York, April 17 in Los Angeles and June 5 in San Francisco.

AMC's acclaimed period drama Mad Men HBO's hit vampire show True Blood and ABC's new generational comedy Modern Family, along with singers Lady Gaga and Adam Lambert, are among the top contenders.

GLAAD also announced that Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon, who made headlines by publicly discussing her long-term relationship with a woman, will be honored with the Vito Russo Award at the New York ceremony. The award, named after founding GLAAD member and author of The Celluloid Closet, is presented to an openly LGBT media professional who has helped promote equal rights.

All told, GLAAD announced 116 nominees in 24 English-language categories and 36 Spanish-language nominees in eight categories. In the competitive categories, cable networks earned 23 nominations, while broadcast networks pulled in 17.

For the full list of nominees, click here.
Blane Bachelor

From Our Partners