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Full List of Saturday’s GLAAD Media Award Winners, From Laverne Cox to ‘Behind The Candelabra’ to Tegan and Sara

Full List of Saturday's GLAAD Media Award Winners, From Laverne Cox to 'Behind The Candelabra' to Tegan and Sara

The first of two ceremonies announcing the winners of the 25th  Annual GLAAD Media Awards went down at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles this weekend, with winners including “Bridegroom” and “Call Me Kuchu” (tying for best documentary), “Behind The Candelabra” (best TV movie), Tegan & Sara (best music artist) and honorary award winners Laverne Cox, Jennifer Lopez, Norman Lear and Manny de Guerre. 

Here’s a full list of winners:

Pioneer Award:  Norman Lear

Vanguard Award:  Jennifer Lopez

Stephen F. Kolzak Award:  Laverne Cox

International Advocate for Change Award: Manny de Guerre, founder of the Side by Side LGBT Film Festival in St. Petersburg, Russia

Outstanding Documentary: TIE: Bridegroom (Virgil Films / OWN) [accepted by: Shane Bitney Crone and Linda Bloodworth-Thomason] and Call Me Kuchu (Cinedigm) [accepted by: co-directors Katherine Fairfax Wright, Malika Zouhali-Worrall, and Ugandan activist John “Longjones” Abdallah Wambere]

Outstanding Drama Series: The Fosters (ABC Family) [accepted by: co-creators Peter Paige and Bradley Bredeweg with stars Sherri Saum and Teri Polo]

Outstanding TV Movie or Mini-Series: Behind the Candelabra (HBO)

Outstanding Reality Program: Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce (Fuse)

Outstanding Daily Drama: Days of Our Lives (NBC)

Outstanding Newspaper Article: “LGBTQ in the Capital” (series) by Melissa Griffiths (Juneau Empire [Juneau, Alaska])

Outstanding Digital Journalism – Multimedia: “We Are Here: LGBTI in Uganda” by Sunnivie Brydum, D. David Robinson (Advocate.com)

Outstanding Music Artist: Tegan and Sara, Heartthrob (Warner Bros. Records)

Outstanding Comic Book: Young Avengers, written by Kieron Gillen (Marvel Comics)

Outstanding Talk Show Interview: TIE: “Debate por la igualdad” Al Punto (Univision) and “Decisión Histórica” Sin Límites con Elizabeth Espinosa (CNN Latino)

Outstanding Local TV Journalism: “Natalia: rompiendo barreras” Noticiero Telemundo Arizona (KTAZ-39 [Phoenix, Ariz.])

Outstanding TV Journalism Segment: “Decisión Histórica” Noticiero Telemundo (Telemundo)

Outstanding Digital Journalism – Multimedia: “Eric y Juan, un matrimonio feliz a pesar de todo” by Fernando Mexia (EFE.com)

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