“As this year’s Media Awards go virtual, we hope to send a powerful message to LGBTQ people that in the midst of this culturally and politically divisive time, our visibility and voices have never been more important.”. Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union Show Families What True Love Looks Like at GLAAD Awards. All Rights reserved. Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article. I would say that we split this award equally, but this is the last season of our show so I'm just gonna take it because who knows when I'll win another one of these. "I am particularly moved when I see parents out there modeling acceptance for their kids. Want more Rolling Stone? The music icon accepted the award for Outstanding Individual Episode for the "Two Doors Down" episode of her Netflix series, Dolly Parton's Heartstrings. So when we protest and post let's continue to change the way folks think about Black lives, especially Black LGBTQ lives by telling our stories on screen. "I didn't always understand how to do that but I want to thank Zaya for teaching me and GLAAD for elevating the images and messages that accelerate acceptance in every family. GLAAD announced over 100 nominees in 21 English-language categories in … And then give me the exclusive interview when you win.". Lil Nas X, Dolly Parton, Peppermint, Dwayne Wayde and Gabrielle Union to appear at streamed ceremony. ", "I am proud to play an ally onscreen and I'm even more proud to be an ally in real life," the actress shared. See Ashlee have a case of mommy guilt. This song is kind of an anthem for that. ", The ladies of Booksmart accepted the award for Outstanding Film, with Beanie sharing, "It meant so much to me as a queer actor to be apart of a movie that embraces a slew of LGBTQ experiences and relationships. The event will stream Thursday, July 30th at 8:00 p.m. The 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards honor media for fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of LGBTQ people and issues. This song is kind of an anthem for that. ET. "GLAAD, thank you, not just for honoring us, but for all the work that you do. Submissions for the 32nd Annual GLAAD Media Awards are now open. We've compiled all the star-studded highlights below: While accepting the award for Outstanding Music Artist, the rapper shared, "Wow, thank you so much to the GLAAD Awards. While accepting the award for Outstanding Music Artist, the rapper shared, "Wow, thank you so much to the GLAAD Awards. On top of all that, the ceremony will feature a special performance from the slay-worthy Grammy-nominated duo Chloe x Halle. And thank you to all the other shows in our category for being incredible, and for helping to move the dial when it comes to queer representation on television. The 2020 GLAAD Awards' co-host brought the laughs with a margarita in hand. Nevertheless, celebs like Demi Lovato, Gabrielle Union, Cara Delevingne, Lil Nas X, the cast of Pose and so many more were on hand for the celebration of inclusion, acceptance and love. I hope all kids know they are just right exactly as they are. When Black cis gay men are portrayed with nuance and empathy, we relate to their lived experiences. GLAAD president and CEO Sarah Kate Ellis stated: “Among this year’s nominees are a wide range of stories and narratives about LGBTQ people of different races, ethnicities, genders, religions and other identities that demonstrate the power of inclusion and diversity in fostering positive cultural change. VIDEO: Fortune Feimster, charming and hilarious #GLAADAwards host. I was really trying to encourage him to be himself and comfortable with who he was. Nevertheless, celebs like Demi Lovato, Gabrielle Union, Cara Delevingne, Lil Nas X, the cast of Pose and so many more were on hand for the celebration of inclusion, acceptance and love. I Can't Believe This Social Security Bonus Was So Easy, Americans Are Obsessed With New Blanket That Puts You To Sleep In Minutes, 23 New Gadgets That Will Sell Out Before the Holidays. The ceremonies were canceled due to the pandemic, but GLAAD shifted plans and strived ahead in order to give shine to the LGBTQ-centric film, TV and media. Among tonight's big winners were Schitt's Creek, Pose and Booksmart. Honoring film, TV and media for its fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of LGBTQ people and issues, the GLAAD Media Awards ceremonies were originally supposed to take place in New York on March 19 and in Los Angeles on April 16. "I can't thank you enough," Levy shared. ", While presenting the award for Outstanding Drama Series, the A-list couple reflected on supporting their transgender daughter. The 2020 GLAAD Awards' co-host brought the laughs with a margarita in hand. GLAAD announced the 176 nominees split across 30 categories on January 8, 2020, in New … The 2020 GLAAD Awards' co-host brought the laughs with a margarita in hand. I hope they see their exact rightness reflected in their parents' acceptance and love. Comedians Fortune Feimster and Gina Yashere will host the ceremony, which will feature a special performance by Grammy-nominated duo Chloe x Halle. The 2020 GLAAD Media Awards raised a toast to the LGBTQ+ community. "I can't thank you enough," Levy shared. The music icon accepted the award for Outstanding Individual Episode for the "Two Doors Down" episode of her Netflix series, Dolly Parton's Heartstrings. And thank you to all the other shows in our category for being incredible, and for helping to move the dial when it comes to queer representation on television. The R&B duo closed the show with a performance shot at legendary West Hollywood bar The Abbey. “What's great is there are gay people in the media now, and they're out, but a day like today just absolutely underlines it-it's sort of a celebration now,” said Norton, as he stood on the red carpet.