Barry Jenkins cements himself as an essential voice with "If Beale Street Could Talk"                "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" is the best animated film of the year                Snubs and surprises mark the Screen Actors Guild nominations as "A Star Is Born" leads the way                2018 Critics Choice nominations led by Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite"                Nicole Kidman: Boy Erased and Destroyer - Hollywood Film Tribute                “Beautiful Boy” – Timothée Chalamet: Hollywood Film Tribute                “First Man” by Damien Chazelle: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy - Hollywood Film Tribute                Natalie Portman shines in the otherwise confounding "Vox Lux"                Golden Globe nominations announced! "Vice" leads the charge!                “Green Book” - Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali: Hollywood Film Tribute                "Mary Queen of Scots" can't live up to its royal lineage                "Ben Is Back" sees father and filmmaker Peter Hedges direct his son Lucas Hedges to a brilliant performance                Hollywood Film Tribute: GLENN CLOSE for her excellent performances                A final crack at Golden Globe nominations before Thursday's announcement                “Mary Poppins Returns” and “Once Upon a Deadpool”: Films to see in December        

Tag Archives: The GLAAD Media Awards

Ricky Martin reveals it was a relief to come out

HollywoodNews.com: Ricky Martin only came out as a homosexual man a short time ago, but he can admit that he has been lucky with what has happened since. Martin admitted at the GLAAD Media Awards that the process has been intense, but he has been relieved to share it with the[...]

GLAAD honoring Ricky Martin and Kristin Chenoweth

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: If you forget about the year when Jennifer Aniston was inexplicably honored, the GLAAD Media Awards usually get it right when it comes time to celebrating the LGBT community and its allies. The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) today announced it will honor Grammy Award-winning singer[...]

Happy Birthday to Adam Lambert, Greg Louganis and more

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: It’s quite a big day for birthdays! First of all, it’s Oprah Winfrey’s 57th birthday and after watching the retrospective of 25 years of LGBT issues on her show earlier this week, I had a renewed appreciation for Oprah’s efforts in helping to tell the stories of our[...]

“Glee,” Oprah, “Kids” nominated by GLAAD

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Glee” led the television side and “The Kids Are All Right” heavily represented the film community when the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, or GLAAD, revealed the nominations for its 22nd Annual GLAAD Media Awards this morning. “By recognizing and honoring media for outstanding images of[...]

Constance McMillan to receive $35,000 settlement for discrimination lawsuit

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Constance McMillan – the brave lesbian teen from rural Mississippi who took on her school when she was not allowed to bring her girlfriend to the prom, will receive $35,000 as part of a settlement of a discrimination lawsuit. The Itawamba County School District also agreed to follow[...]

Johnny Weir talks about sexuality and masculinity

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: After meeting Johnny Weir at the GLAAD Media Awards a few months back, I have to say I became completely smitten with him. This three-time US figure skating champion and 2010 Olympian is a total original who had to put up with some ridiculous comments from supposedly grown[...]

Johnny Weir talks about the Olympics and Evan Lysacek

By Greg Hernandez I’ve become a Johnny Weir groupie. I’m completely charmed and dazzled by this gifted Olympian who most certainly marches to his own drummer. At the GLAAD Media Awards over the weekend, I got to gab with Johnny a bit and he could not have been nicer. Here is our chat: Q. You’re[...]

Bryan Batt on “Ugly Betty”

By Greg Hernandez It’s always such a pleasure to talk to Bryan Batt, who recently appeared in the final two episodes of Ugly Betty as a possible love interest for Marc (Michael Urie) and was revealed to be the long-lost father of Amanda (Becki Newton). Bryan was a member of the cast[...]

Adam Lambert dazzles at GLAAD Media Awards

By Greg Hernandez Adam Lambert dazzles at GLAAD Media Awards at the Century Plaza Hotel on Saturday night. Adam closed the show by performing two songs. He was introduced by Judas Priest lead singer Rob Halford who said: “Thank God for Adam Lambert, we need someone like him in the community.” After[...]

Drew Barrymore and Wanda Sykes to be honored by GLAAD Awards

BY STAFF Drew Barrymore and Wanda Sykes are set to be honored at the L.A. presentation of the 21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards on April 17. Barrymore is set to receive the Vanguard Award which is given to honor professionals who have increased the visibility of the LGBT community. She is[...]