'Carol,' 'Transparent,' 'Bessie' among top GLAAD Media Awards winners

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Stars Attend GLAAD Media Awards

"Carol," "Transparent" and "Bessie" were among the big winners at the 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards, presented Saturday at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills .

The ceremony, which recognizes media for fair, accurate and inclusive representation of the LGBT community, brought out celebrities such as Demi Lovato, Ruby Rose, Caitlyn Jenner and Queen Latifah.

Jenner and Jazz Jennings accepted the award for Outstanding Reality Programming for "I Am Cait" and "I Am Jazz," Latifah accepted the Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series award on behalf of "Bessie," and Lilly Wachowski accepted the Outstanding Drama Series award for "Sense8."

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'Carol,' 'Transparent,' 'Bessie' among top GLAAD Media Awards winners
Caitlyn Jenner accepts the award for Outstanding Reality Series for her work in "I Am Cait" during the 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards in Beverly Hills, California April 2, 2016. REUTERS/Phil McCarten
Demi Lovato (L) accepts the Vanguard Award from Nick Jonas during the 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards in Beverly Hills, California April 2, 2016. REUTERS/Phil McCarten
Demi Lovato accepts the Vanguard Award during the 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards in Beverly Hills, California April 2, 2016. REUTERS/Phil McCarten
Ruby Rose (L) hands her jacket to Taylor Swift as she accepts the Stephen F. Kolzak Award during the 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards in Beverly Hills, California April 2, 2016. REUTERS/Phil McCarten
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Actress Sherri Saum attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Host/TV personality Ross Mathews attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Actress Teri Polo attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: TV personality Brad Goreski attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Actress Keke Palmer attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Actress Gigi Gorgeous attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Model/DJ/actress/recording artist/honoree Ruby Rose attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Dancer Derek Hough attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Singer-songwriter/dancer Paula Abdul attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Recording artist Nick Jonas attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Internet personality Perez Hilton attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Actress Kat Graham attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Actress/singer/dancer Zendaya attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 02: Troye Sivan (R) and Zendaya speak onstage during the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 02: Lea Michele arrive at the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 2, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 02: Patricia Arquette attends the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 02, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
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Nick Jonas presented Lovato with the Vanguard Award for her efforts to promote acceptance and equality for LGBT people through her music and acting roles.

"Orange is the New Black" actress Ruby Rose was presented with the Stephen F. Kolzak Award by GLAAD President and CEO Sarah Kate Ellis.

More GLAAD awards will be presented at the Waldorf Astoria in New York on May 14.

The awards show will air on Logo April 4 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Check out the full list of winners below.

  • Vanguard Award: Demi Lovato
  • Stephen F. Kolzak Award: Ruby Rose
  • Outstanding Reality Program: TIE: I Am Cait(E!) andI Am Jazz(TLC)
  • Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series: Bessie (HBO)
  • Outstanding Drama Series: Sense8 (Netflix)
  • Outstanding Spanish-Language Television Interview: "Orientación sexual y acoso escolar" Realidades en Contexto (CNN en Español)
  • Outstanding Film Wide Release: Carol (The Weinstein Company)
  • Outstanding Comedy Series: Transparent (Amazon Instant Video)
  • Outstanding Documentary: Kumu Hina (PBS)
  • Outstanding Daily Drama: The Bold and The Beautiful (CBS)
  • Outstanding Music Artist: Troye Sivan, Blue Neighbourhood (Capitol Records)
  • Outstanding Comic Book: Lumberjanes, written by Noelle Stevenson, Shannon Watters, Kat Leyh (BOOM! Studios)
  • Outstanding Talk Show Episode: "Janet Mock" Super Soul Sunday(OWN)
  • Outstanding Novela: Rastros de mentiras (MundoMax)
  • Outstanding Music Artist: Ricky Martin,A quien quiera escuchar (Sony Music Latin)
  • Outstanding Local Television Interview: "La nueva transgeneración" Enfoque Los Ángeles (KVEA-Telemundo 52 [Los Ángeles])
  • Outstanding Local TV Journalism: "Cada 29 horas" Noticias 19(KUVS-Univision 19 [Sacramento])
  • Outstanding Newspaper Article: "Padres transgénero – El único requisito para ser papá es el amor por los hijos" by Virginia Gaglianone (La Opinión)
  • Outstanding Digital Journalism Article: "Perú: violaciones correctivas: El terrible método para 'curar' a las lesbianas" by Leire Ventas (BBCMundo.com)

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