Spirit Day Is Here! Are You Wearing Your Purple?

Have you got your purple on? You should because it’s Spirit Day 2015, a day dedicated to raising awareness and making a united front against bullying. According to the GLAAD website, in “GLSEN’s 2013 National School Climate Survey, 8 out of 10 LGBT students experience harassment at school, and over 60% of LGBT students who […]

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Who Scored Excellent? Who Didn’t? GLAAD Releases 9th Annual Network Responsibility Index

It’s that time of year again when GLAAD releases its annual Network Responsibility Index (its ninth) looking at how television is doing representing the LGBT community. The report looks at original primetime programming on the five broadcast networks (ABC, NBC, CBS, CW, FOX) and 10 cable networks (HBO, MTV, Showtime, ABC Family, TLC, History, A&E, TNT, […]

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GLAAD Media Awards: Channing Tatum Gives Stephen F. Kolzak Award to Roland Emmerich

Channing Tatum has always been an LGBT ally so it was no big surprise to see him at the Los Angeles GLAAD Media Awards in March to give his friend Roland Emmerich (who directed Tatum in “White House Down“). Let’s see Tatum’s intro to Emmerich: [iframe http://www.youtube.com/embed/r4scjIwkFOM 560 340] Next, here is Emmerich’s acceptance speech. [iframe […]

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Jonathan Groff: ‘Looking’ and Beyond!

It’s been a few months now since HBO decided to not renew the series “Looking” for a third season but the one bit of good news that also came out with the disheartening news is that there would be a ‘special’ to wrap up the show properly. Silver lining, right? While filming is set for this fall […]

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‘Orphan Black’s’ Tatiana Maslany Says It’s a ‘no brainer’ Being an LGBT ally.

There are already so many reasons to love BBC America’s “Orphan Black” and star Tatiana Maslany but watch this video interview from GLAAD where she talks about the show, co-star Jordan Gavaris’s portrayal of Felix as well as her own personal reasons for being an LGBT ally. [iframe http://www.youtube.com/embed/kRslGIxh5ms 560 340] “Orphan Black” airs Saturdays at 9pm on […]

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GLAAD Media Awards: Photos From The NYC Event

Last night, the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards were held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City celebrating the best in journalism and media representation. Anderson Cooper presented the Excellence in Media award to Kelly Ripa, Thomas Roberts received the Vito Russo Award from Lynda Carter and the host of the event was Ross Mathews.  Here […]

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Watch: Kerry Washington’s Awesome Speech and More at the GLAAD Media Awards – Los Angeles

Last night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, the GLAAD Media Awards – Los Angeles were held and the stars showed up to celebrate the best in LGBT representation in all facets of the media. With host Tig Notaro steering the evening, a number of awards and speeches were held but Kerry Washington (“Scandal“) […]

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Channing Tatum To Present GLAAD Award To Director Roland Emmerich

GLAAD announced today that during the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards ceremony in Los Angeles actor Channing Tatum will present the Stephen F. Kolzak Award to out director Roland Emmerich. GLAAD, the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, will hold the Los Angeles ceremony at the Beverly Hilton hotel on March 21st while the […]

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