“Moonlight”, “Other People” Among the Winners at the 2017 GLAAD Media Awards

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With each passing year, the inclusion of the LGBTQ community in television, film, and media begins to grow more and more and it was very evident at the 28th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles. As one of two GLAAD award ceremonies (the other will be held in New York on May 6), comedian Cameron Esposito hosted the program which honored the likes of awards season favorite Moonlight as well as the indie pic Other People as well as television faves Transparent and Shadowhunters. The ceremony will be televised on Logo on April 6, but you can read the complete list of winners below.


Outstanding Film (Wide Release)

*WINNER* MOONLIGHT
STAR TREK BEYOND

Outstanding Film (Limited Release)

*WINNER* OTHER PEOPLE
THE HANDMAIDEN
NAZ & MAALIK
SPA NIGHT
THOSE PEOPLE

Outstanding Comedy Series

*WINNER* TRANSPARENT
BROOKLYN NINE-NINE
CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND
GRACE AND FRANKIE
MODERN FAMILY
ONE MISSISSIPPI
THE REAL O’NEALS
STEVEN UNIVERSE
SURVIVOR’S REMORSE
TAKE MY WIFE

Outstanding Drama Series

*WINNER* SHADOWHUNTERS
THE FOSTERS
GREY’S ANATOMY
HAP AND LEONARD
HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER
THE OA
ORPHAN BLACK
SHAMELESS
SUPERGIRL
WYNONNA EARP

Outstanding Individual Episode

*WINNER* “San Junipero” BLACK MIRROR
“Attention Deficit” THE LOUD HOUSE
“Bar Fights” DRUNK HISTORY
“Johnson & Johnson” BLACK-ISH
“Vegan Cinderella” EASY

Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series

*WINNER* EYEWITNESS
LONDON SPY
LOOKING: THE MOVIE
THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW: LET’S DO THE TIME WARP AGAIN
VICIOUS: THE FINALE

Outstanding Daily Drama

*WINNER* THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL

Outstanding Comic Book

*WINNER* The Woods, written by James Tynion IV (BOOM! Studios)
All-New X-Men, written by Dennis Hopeless (Marvel Comics)
Black Panther, written by Ta-Nehisi Coates (Marvel Comics)
DC Comics Bombshells, written by Marguerite Bennett (DC Comics)
Kim & Kim, written by Magdalene Visaggio (Black Mask Studios)
Love is Love, anthology originated by Marc Andreyko (IDW Publishing, DC Comics)
Lumberjanes, written by Shannon Watters, Kat Leyh (BOOM! Studios)
Midnighter / Midnighter and Apollo, written by Steve Orlando (DC Comics)
Patsy Walker, A.K.A Hellcat!, written by Kate Leth (Marvel Comics)
Saga, written by Brian K. Vaughan (Image Comics)

Spanish-Language Winners

Outstanding Music Artist — Kany Garcia, Limonada (Sony Music Latin)
Outstanding Local TV Journalism — “A la calle por quien soy” Noticias 34 (KMEX-Univision 34 [Los Angeles])
Outstanding Newspaper Article — “Las discretas batallas LGBTI ganadas en Guatemala” by Sonia Perez D. (Associated Press)
Outstanding Digital Journalism Article — “6 mujeres transgenero exitosas que rompen moldes en America Latina” by Leire Ventas (BBCMundo.com)

Special Recognition

*WINNER* Her Story (HerStoryShow.com)
*WINNER* We’ve Been Around (WeveBeenAround.com)
*WINNER*  Sin Ir Mas Lejos by Gema Corredera 

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