'Transparent,' 'Carol' among this year's GLAAD Media Awards nominees

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On Wednesday, GLAAD announced the nominations for its annual Media Awards, given to the movies, TV, music, and journalism that offers "fair, accurate and inclusive representations" of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender communities. As you might expect, Carol, The Danish Girl, and Transparent were among the nominees, but GLAAD also made room for shows like Orange Is the New Black, I Am Cait, Master of None, Sense8 and Brooklyn 99, as well as films like Dope, Freeheld, and Tangerine. Nice work, GLAAD, your nominations are rad. From Riyadh to Leningrad, they do not make us mad. Your taste is ironclad, we'll tell our mom and dad.

The full nominations are below:

Outstanding Film — Wide Release
Carol
The Danish Girl
Dope
Freeheld
Grandma

Outstanding Film — Limited Release
52 Tuesdays
Appropriate Behavior
Boy Meets Girl
Drunktown's Finest
Tangerine

Outstanding Comedy Series
Brooklyn 99
Faking It
Grace and Frankie
Looking
Master of None
Modern Family
Orange Is the New Black
Please Like Me
Transparent
Vicious

Outstanding Drama Series
Arrow
Black Sails
Empire
The Fosters
Grey's Anatomy
How to Get Away with Murder
Nashville
Orphan Black
Sense8
Shameless

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 14: Chris Rock, A. J. Calloway and Caitlyn Jenner attend the 2016 Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring Irving Azoff at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 14, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 10: Caitlyn Jenner is seen on February 10, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Ignat/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 09: Caitlyn Jenner is seen on the streets of Manhattan on February 9, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Stewart/GC Images)
RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA - FEBRUARY 02: Executive Producer Caitlyn Jenner speaks at the AOL 2016 MAKERS conference at Terranea Resort on February 2, 2016 in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 14: Tv personality Candis Cayne (L) and executive producer/tv personality Caitlyn Jenner speak onstage during the 'I Am Cait' panel discussion at the NBCUniversal portion of the 2016 Winter TCA Tour at Langham Hotel on January 14, 2016 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 04: Caitlyn Jenner Hosts Special Screening Of 'Tangerine' at Landmark Nuart Theatre on January 4, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
Caitlyn Jenner speaks to the Chicago House luncheon at the Hilton Chicago on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015. (Nancy Stone/Chicago Tribune/TNS via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09: Olympic gold medalist Caitlyn Jenner attends Glamour's 25th Anniversary Women Of The Year Awards at Carnegie Hall on November 9, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 08: Caitlyn Jenner seen at the Soho House for dinner on November 08, 2015 in New York, New York. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 08: Caitlyn Jenner seen leaving 'Therese Raquin' on Broadway in Midtown on November 8, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Robert Kamau/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 27: Caitlyn Jenner attends Logo TV's 'Beautiful As I Want To Be' web series launch party at The Standard Hotel on October 27, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tibrina Hobson/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 27: (L-R) Chandi Moore, Candis Cayne, Caitlyn Jenner and Geena Rocero attend Logo TV's 'Beautiful As I Want To Be' Web Series Launch Party at The Standard Hotel on October 27, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gabriel Olsen/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 27: Caitlyn Jenner attends Logo TV's 'Beautiful As I Want To Be' Web Series Launch Party at The Standard Hotel on October 27, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gabriel Olsen/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 03: TV personality and activist Caitlyn Jenner speaks onstage during the Point Foundation's Annual Voices On Point Gala at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on October 3, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for The Point Foundation)
PACIFIC PALISADES, CA - SEPTEMBER 12: Caitlyn Jenner attends the 8th Annual Safety Harbor Kids Polo Classic Fundraiser at Will Rogers State Historic Park on September 12, 2015 in Pacific Palisades, California. (Photo by Michael Bezjian/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 03: Caitlyn Jenner is seen on September 03, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by gotpap/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 24: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Caitlyn Jenner attends Culture Club's performance at the Greek Theatre on July 24, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Nederlander)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 24: Caitlyn Jenner introduces Boy George and Culture Club at The Greek Theatre on July 24, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tibrina Hobson/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 29: Caitlyn Jenner is seen in Tribeca on June 29, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Alo Ceballos/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 30: Caitlyn Jenner arrives at Patrica Field store in Soho on June 30, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 30: Caitlyn Jenner is seen coming out of Patricia Field store in New York City on June 30, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 30: Caitlyn Jenner is seen on June 30, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by NCP/Star Max/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: (L-R) Diane Sawyer, Caitlyn Jenner, and David Sloan attend the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York on May 14, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for GLAAD)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 10: Caitlyn Jenner is wearing a dress from Moschino seen before the Moschino Fashion Show in the streets of Downtown Los Angeles on June 10, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Timur Emek/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 10: Caitlyn Jenner (L) and singer Katy Perry attend the Moschino Spring/Summer 17 Menswear and Women's Resort Collection during MADE LA at L.A. Live Event Deck on June 10, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 13: TV personality Caitlyn Jenner attends the 2016 ESPYS at Microsoft Theater on July 13, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images)
Republican transgender rights activist Caitlyn Jenner participates in a Big Tent Brunch organized by the American Unity Fund in Cleveland, Ohio, during the Republican National Convention, on July 20, 2016. / AFP / Ivan Couronne (Photo credit should read IVAN COURONNE/AFP/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 19: Actress Candis Cayne and TV personality Caitlyn Jenner attend a cocktail reception Benefit for onePULSE Foundation at NeueHouse Hollywood on August 19, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 22: Caitlyn Jenner attends the 15th Annual Queen USA Transgender Beauty Pageant at The Theatre at Ace Hotel on October 22, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Vincent Sandoval/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 24: Caitlyn Jenner attends the screening of Summit Entertainment's 'Hacksaw Ridge' at Samuel Goldwyn Theater on October 24, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/WireImage)
THOUSAND OAKS, CA - OCTOBER 27: Caitlyn Jenner plays a tee shot during practice for the PGA TOUR Champions PowerShares QQQ Championship at Sherwood Country Club on October 27, 2016 in Thousand Oaks, California. (Photo by Ryan Young/PGA TOUR)
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 14: TV personality Caitlyn Jenner attends Glamour Women Of The Year 2016 at NeueHouse Hollywood on November 14, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
MALIBU, CA - NOVEMBER 19: (L-R) Brandon Jenner, Caitlyn Jenner and Brody Jenner attend the Brandon Jenner Record Release Party For 'Burning Ground' on November 19, 2016 in Malibu, California. (Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 07: Olympic athletes Caitlyn Jenner and Simone Biles attend Life is Good at GOLD MEETS GOLDEN Event at Equinox on January 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Caitlyn Jenner and Andreja Pejic arrive at the 25th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation's Oscar viewing party held at The City of West Hollywood Park on February 26, 2017 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Caitlyn Jenner attends the 2017 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted by Graydon Carter at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 26, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by C Flanigan/Getty Images)
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 01: TV personality Caitlyn Jenner (L) and Paris Jackson attend the 28th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in LA at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 1, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Getty Images for GLAAD)
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Outstanding Individual Episode (in a Series Without an LGBT Character)
"Gender," The Carmichael Show
"Please Don't Ask, Please Don't Tell," Black-ish
"The Prince of Nucleotides," Royal Pains
"Rock-a-Bye-Baby," NCIS: New Orleans
"We Build, We Fight," NCIS

Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series
Banana
Bessie
Cucumber

Outstanding Documentary
Kumu Hina
Limited Partnership
Mala Mala
Tab Hunter Confidential
Tig

Outstanding Reality Program
I Am Cait
I Am Jazz
New Girls on the Block
The Prancing Elites
Transcendent

Outstanding Daily Drama
The Bold and the Beautiful

Outstanding Music Artist
Brandi Carlile
Miley Cyrus
Adam Lambert
Le1f
Troye Sivan

Outstanding Comic Book
Angela: Queen of Hel
Harley Quinn
Lumberjanes
Midnighter
The Wicked + Divine

Outstanding Talk Show Episode
"Alison Bechdel,"Late Night with Seth Meyers
"Aydian Dowling,"The Ellen DeGeneres Show
"Janet Mock,"Super Soul Sunday
"Jazz Jennings,"The Meredith Vieira Show
"Transgender Rights,"Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

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Best Actor

Bryan Cranston

(Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)

Best Actor

Matt Damon

(Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)

Best Actor

Leonardo DiCaprio

(Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for Screen Actors Guild Foundation)

Best Actor

Michael Fassbender

(Photo by Julian Parker/UK Press via Getty Images)

Best Actor

Eddie Redmayne

(Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)

Best Actress

Cate Blanchette

(Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Best Actress

Brie Larson

(Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Best Actress

Jennifer Lawrence

(Photo by James Devaney/Getty Images)

Best Actress

Charlotte Rampling

(Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/WireImage)

Best Actress

Saoirse Ronan

(Photo by Mike Marsland/WireImage)

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Outstanding TV Journalism — Newsmagazine
"Bruce Jenner: The Interview," 20/20
"The Courage Game," SportsCenter
"Dividing The United Methodist Church," To The Contrary
"Showdown in Indiana: The Battle Over Religious Rights," CNN Special Report
True Life: I'm Genderqueer

Outstanding TV Journalism Segment
"Interview with Jim Obergefell," Anderson Cooper 360
"Mary Bonauto on Her SCOTUS Victory," The Rachel Maddow Show
"Nicholas Coppola: Gay & Catholic," America Tonight
"Pushing for Equality for Transgender People," Melissa Harris-Perry
"Toddler Plays Role in Marriage Equality Case," MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts

Outstanding Newspaper Article
"Cold Case: The Murders of Cosby and Jackson" by Dianna Wray, Houston Press
"Gay and Transgender Catholics Urge Pope Francis to Take a Stand" by Laurie Goodstein, The New York Times
"Meet Dr. Levine, The State's Top Doc" by Michael A. Fuoco, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
"Navy's First Openly Gay SEAL Builds His Life Anew" by David Zucchino, Los Angeles Times
"Transgender Today" series, The New York Times

Outstanding Magazine Article
"Behind Brazil's Gay Pride Parades, a Struggle with Homophobic Violence" by Oscar Lopez, Newsweek

"The First Black Trans Model Had Her Face on a Box of Clairol" by Jada Yuan and Aaron Wong, New York
"Gus Kenworthy's Next Bold Move" by Alyssa Roenigk, ESPN The Magazine
"Just Your Average (Transgender) Teen" by Andrea Stanley, Seventeen
"Pride & Prejudice" by Linda Villarosa, Essence Magazine

Outstanding Magazine Overall Coverage
The Advocate

Cosmopolitan
Seventeen
Time
Variety

Outstanding Digital Journalism Article
"How the Killing of a Trans Filipina Woman Ignited an International Incident" by Meredith Talusan, Vice.com

"The Faces of Transgender Teen America" by David Yi, Mashable.com
"The Ky Peterson Saga" by Mitch Kellaway and Sunnivie Brydum, Advocate.com
"This Is What It's Like To Be An LGBT Syrian Fleeing For Your Life" by J. Lester Feder, Buzzfeed.com
"This Tiny Clinic is Fighting for Trans Patients Illegally Denied Medical Care" by Jennifer Swann, TakePart.com

Outstanding Digital Journalism — Multimedia
"Freed Trans Woman Ashley Diamond On Life Behind Bars In Men's Prison" HuffPost Live, HuffingtonPost.com
"Holler if You Hear Me: Black and Gay in the Church" by Clay Cane, BET.com
"Queerness On The Front Lines Of #BlackLivesMatter" MSNBC Originals, MSNBC.com
"Stopping HIV? The Truvada Revolution" Vice Reports, Vice.com
"Transgender, at War and in Love" by Fiona Dawson, NewYorkTimes.com

Special Recognition
Beautiful As I Want To Be, Logotv.com
This is Me, Amazon Instant Video

Outstanding Novela
Antes Muerta que Lichita, Univision
Celia, Telemundo
Los Miserables, Telemundo
Rastros de Mentiras, MundoMax

Outstanding Daytime Program Episode (Spanish-Language)
"La Armonía de su Casa se Rompió" Casos de Familia, Univision
"¿El Marido de mi Padre o yo?" Caso Cerrado, Telemundo

Outstanding Television Interview (Spanish-Language)
"La confesión de Bruce Jenner" Showbiz, CNN en Español
"Entrevista con Claudia Valenzuela y Karolina López" Enfoque, Telemundo
"Lucha por su Identidad" Al Punto, Univision
"Matrimonio Igualitario" Cala, CNN en Español
"Orientación Sexual y Acoso Escolar" Realidades en Contexto, CNN en Español

Outstanding Local Television Interview (Spanish-Language)
"Entrevista con Kael Escobar," Vida Mujer, WGBO-Univision 66 [Chicago]
"Entrevista con Tony Lima, SAVE Dade," Ahora en Nuestra Comunidad, WLTV-Univision 23 [Miami]
"La nueva Transgeneración," Enfoque Los Ángeles, KVEA-Telemundo 52 [Los Ángeles]
"Reacciones al Caso Jenner," A Primera Hora, KMEX-Univision 34 [Los Ángeles]

Outstanding TV Journalism — Newsmagazine (Spanish-Language)
"Abre su Corazón: Entrevista con Patricia Velásquez," Al Rojo Vivo, Telemundo
"Amor que Rompe Barreras," Un Nuevo Día, Telemundo
"En Cuerpo Ajeno," Aquí y Ahora, Univision
"ReveladoraHhistoria: entrevista con Patricia Velásquez," Un Nuevo Día, Telemundo
"Viviendo con dos mamás," Primer Impacto, Univision

Outstanding TV Journalism Segment (Spanish-Language)
"Decisión Histórica en Estados Unidos," Noticiero NTN 24, NTN
"Entrevista con Tamara Adrián," Encuentro, CNN en Español
"Parejas del Mismo Sexo Celebran la Legalización del Matrimonio Entre Personas del Mismo Sexo en Todo el País," CNN en Español
"Permiten Matrimonios," Noticiero Telemundo, Telemundo
"Víctimas de Abusos," Noticiero Univision, Univision

Outstanding Local TV Journalism (Spanish-Language)
"Aprendió a Vivir en Plenitud con el Virus del VIH," Noticias Arizona, KTVW-Univision 33 [Phoenix]
"Cada 29 Horas," Noticias 19, KUVS-Univision 19 [Sacramento]
"Decidí ser Feliz," Noticias 34, KMEX-Univision 34 [Los Ángeles]
"Descubriéndose," Noticiero Telemundo, KVEA-Telemundo 52 [Los Ángeles]
"Reporte Especial," Noticias 14, KDTV-Univision 14 [San Francisco]

Outstanding Newspaper Article (Spanish-Language)
"La constitucionalidad del matrimonio gay en EE.UU. queda en suspenso" por Selene Rivera, Hoy Los Ángeles
"Iguales bajo la lluvia" por Marcos B Guzmán Rivera (El Nuevo Día), El Nuevo Día
"Indocumentados y gays: Un romance con desafíos" por Laura Wides-Muñoz, Prensa Asociada
"Mujeres transgénero piden respeto a sus derechos" por Jorge Morales Almada, La Opinión
"Padres transgénero - El único requisito para ser papá es el amor por los hijos" por Virginia Gaglianone, La Opinión

Outstanding Digital Journalism Article (Spanish-Language)
"Bruce Jenner o el nuevo rostro de las personas transgénero en los medios" por José Ángel Gonzalo, Univision.com
"Inquietud en la comunidad transgénero ante el incremento de asesinatos" por Juan Carlos Gomi, Efe.com
"Mujeres transgénero latinas exigen fin de violencia física contra colectivo" por Aitana Vargas, Efe.com
"Perú: violaciones correctivas: El terrible método para 'curar' a las lesbianas" por Leire Ventas, BBCMundo.com
"Soy Jazz retrata la vida de una niña transgénero de 14 años" por Marinés Arroyo, HuffingtonPostVoces.com

Outstanding Digital Journalism — Multimedia (Spanish-Language)
"Así reciben la legalización del matrimonio gay en Florida" por Hirania Luzardo, HuffingtonPostVoces.com
"Caitlyn Jenner quiere ser legalmente reconocida como mujer" por Isis Sauceda, peopleenespañol.com
"Campeones de la igualdad," Univision.com
"Undocuqueer, dos palabras, un tema" por Joanna Rentería, HoyLosAngeles.com
"Voy a ser mamá, mi novio está embarazado" por Andrés López, CNNespanol.CNN.com

Outstanding Music Artist (Spanish-Language)
Ricky Martin

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