ยป GLAAD Media Awards
GLAAD Media Awards

GLAAD Media Awards

Category: Festival
Celebrated In: United States Of America

The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) announced winners in three of the 25 English-language categories for the 24th annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York on March 16Winners included NBC's television drama Smash "How to Survive a Plague and CBSs reality series "The Amazing Race. Additional awards will be presented in ceremonies in Los Angeles on April 20 and in San Francisco on May 11.

The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) announced winners in three of the 25 English-language categories for the 24th annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York on March 16Winners included NBCs television drama Smash How to Survive a Plague and CBSs reality series "The Amazing Race. Additional awards will be presented in ceremonies in Los Angeles on April 20 and in San Francisco on May 11.

 

Anderson Cooper was presented with The Vito Russo Award by Madonna. The award is named after Russo, who helped found GLAAD and wrote a book about gay people in the movie called "The Celluloid Closet.

 

According to GLAAD, the Vito Russo Award is given to an openly lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender media professional who has made a significant difference in promoting equality.Ricky Martin, Rosie ODonnell and Elton John have all won the award in the past.

 

The awards recognize and honor media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and the issues that affect their lives," according to the advocacy group's website.

GLAAD Media Awards Dates

Fairs Around The World
India



The Godachi fair is a most important fair of Karnataka. This fair is organiz...

India
Ambubachi Mela, also known as Ambubasi festival, is held annually during monsoon in the kama...
India

This great ritual begins at midnight on Mahashivaratri, when naga bavas, or naked sages, seate...

India

Vaisakh Purnima, the birthday of Lord Buddha is celebrated with much religious fervor across m...

India

This is the one of the most popular pilgrim center in Himachal Pradesh. Dedicated to Baba Bala...

India

The Bahu Mela is celebrated in honor of the Goddess Kali whose temple lies in the Bahu Fort. T...

India

The Netaji Mela is held in the Karimganj district in Assam. This mela is spread over 15 days i...

Copyright © FestivalsZone. All Rights Reserved.