'True Blood', '30 Rock' Pick Up 22nd GLAAD Awards


'True Blood', '30 Rock' Pick Up 22nd GLAAD Awards


The series won over 'Pretty Little Liars', 'Drop Dead Diva' and others for their portrayal of LGBT community in media.

"True Blood" came out as a winner at the 22nd Annual GLAAD Media Awards which was held on Saturday, March 19 in New York. The vampire drama had Denis O'Hare, who portrays gay vampire king on the show, to receive the top drama series award. In winning the trophy, "True Blood" had to beat "Brothers & Sisters", "Degrassi", "Grey's Anatomy" and "Pretty Little Liars".

Another TV winner was "30 Rock" which picked up the honor for Outstanding Individual Episode in a series without a regular LGBT character. Its fourth season's episode called "Klaus and Greta" won against episodes of "Bored to Death", "Law & Order", "Drop Dead Diva" and "Law & Order: UK".

Meanwhile, Anderson Cooper's "360" was honored as Outstanding TV Journalism for highlighting on "Gay Teen Suicides".

Additional kudos, including Outstanding Comedy Series would be handed out later in Los Angeles on April 10 at the Westin Bonaventure and on May 14 at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis.



© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. NSFW! Emily Ratajkowski Poses Completely Nude for LOVE Magazine
  2. This Transgender Performer Suggests She Had an Affair With Kanye West
  3. Is Ben Affleck Done Playing Batman? WB Reportedly Plans His Exit
  4. 'Gambit' Is Being Reworked Following Success of 'Deadpool' and 'Logan'
  5. Jeremy Meeks and Chloe Green Make Out During L.A. Coffee Run: We Are in Love
  6. Beyonce's Madame Tussauds Wax Figure 'Adjusted' After Whitewashing Controversy
  7. Comic-Con: 'The Walking Dead' First Season 8 Trailer Teases Major Time Jump
  8. Is Meek Mill Finally Ready to End Longtime Feud With Drake?
  9. Pics: Emily Ratajkowski Goes Topless, Parades Impressive Bum in Thong Bikini
  10. Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo Are Asked to Tie the Knot at 'DotS' Theme Park

CELEBS PHOTO