2020 GLAAD Media Awards Nominations

On January 8, 2020, GLAAD announced the nominees for its 31st annual GLAAD Media Awards honoring fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of the LGBTQ community. The winners will be announced on March 19, 2020. The women nominees in film and television categories are:


Outstanding Drama Series
  • “Batwoman,” Executive Producers: Caroline DriesSarah Schechter
  • “Euphoria,” Executive Producers: Hadas Mozes LichtensteinMirit TooviDaphna LevinTmira Yardeni
  • “Killing Eve,” Executive Producers: Phoebe Waller-BridgeSally Woodward GentleEmerald Fennell, Gina Mingacci
  • “The L Word: Generation Q,” Executive Producers Kristen CampoIlene ChaikenLeisha HaileyKatherine MoennigMarja-Lewis RyanJennifer Beals
  • “The Politician,” Executive Producers: Alexis Martin WoodallGwyneth Paltrow
  • “Pose,” Executive Producers: Nina JacobsonSherry MarshAlexis Martin Woodall
  • “Shadowhunters,” Executive Producer: Mary Viola
  • “Star Trek: Discovery,” Executive Producers: Heather KadinGretchen J. Berg
  • “Supergirl,” Executive Producers: Sarah SchechterJessica Queller
Outstanding Comedy Series
  • “Dear White People,” Executive Producers Stephanie Allain (WIF Board Member)Yvette Lee Bowser
  • “Dickinson,” Executive producers: Hailee SteingeldAshley Zalta
  • “One Day at a Time,” Executive Producers Gloria Calderon KellettBecky MannAudra Sielaff
  • “The Other Two,” Executive Producer: Sarah Schneider
  • “Superstore,” Executive Producer: Jackie Clarke
  • “Vida,” Executive Producer Tanya Saracho
  • “Work in Progress,” Executive Producers Ashley BernsAbby McEnanyJulia SweeneyLilly Wachowski
Outstanding Individual Episode (in a series without a regular LGBTQ character)
  • Murdered at a Bad Address, “Law & Order: SVU,” Writer: Julie Martin
Outstanding TV Movie
  • LET IT SNOW, Producer: Alexa Faigen
  • TRANSPARENT: MUSICALE FINALE, Producers: Alexandra BillingsShakina Nayfack
  • TRAPPED: THE ALEX COOPER STORY, Producer: Mary Anne Waterhouse
Outstanding Limited Series
  • “Mrs. Fletcher,” Executive Producer: Helen Estabrook
  • “The Red Line,” Executive Producers: Ava DuVernayCaitlin ParrishSarah Schechter
  • “Tales of the City,” Executive Producers: Liza ChasinLaura LinneyLauren Morelli
  • “When They See Us,” Executive Producers: Ava DuVernayJane RosenthalOprah Winfrey
Outstanding Kids & Family Programming
  • “Andi Mack,” Executive Producers: Michelle ManningTerri Minsky
  • “The Bravest Knight,” Executive Producer: Shabnam Rezaei
  • Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone, “Arthur,” Writers: Julie CampeauAmy HubbardStephanie LemieuxElly Schottman
  • “She-Ra and the Princesses of Power,” Executive Produced by Noelle StevensonHae Ran Ha
  • STEVEN UNIVERSE: THE MOVIE, Director: Rebecca Sugar
  • “Twelve Forever,” Executive Producers: Rhonda CoxShadi PetoskyJulia Vickerman
Outstanding Reality Program
  • “Are You the One?” Executive Producers: Sitarah Pendelton
  • “Bachelor in Paradise,” Executive Producer: Nicole Woods
  • “I Am Jazz,” Executive Producer: Sarah Levine
Outstanding Variety or Talk Show Episode
  • Billy Porter Serves Cataract Realness, Fashion, and Tonys, “The View”
  • Ellen Meets Inspiring Mormon Valedictorian, “The Ellen Show”
  • Jacob Tobia – Promoting a “Gender-Chill” Exploration of Identity with “Sissy,” “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah”
  • Jonathan Van Ness: Honey, She’s an Onion with All Sorts of Layers, “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”
  • Lilly is Struggling to Date Women, “A Little Late with Lilly Singh”
Outstanding TV Journalism – Newsmagazine
  • “ABC News Pride Day”
  • All Her Sons, “CBS Sunday Morning”
  • Am I Next? Gay and Targeted in Chechnya, “Nightline”
  • Am I Next? Trans and Targeted, “Nightline”
  • Rainbow Railroad, “60 Minutes”
Outstanding TV Journalism Segment
  • Black and Trans in Texas, “Vice News Tonight”
  • Don Lemon to Kevin Hart: Walking away right now is your choice, “CNN Tonight with Don Lemon”
  • Laverne Cox: We exist, we deserve human rights, “Up with David Gura
  • One-on-One with Mayor Pete Buttigieg, “The Rachel Maddow Show”
  • Ryan Russell Reveals His Truth, “ESPN”
Special Recognition
  • “Special,” Executive Producer: Anna Dokoza


Outstanding Film – Wide Release
  • BOMBSHELL, Producers: Michelle Graham, Beth Kono, Margaret Riley, Charlize Theron
  • BOOKSMART, Director: Olivia Wilde; Producers: Chelsea Barnard, Jessica Elbaum, Megan Ellison, Katie Silberman
  • DOWNTON ABBEY, Producer: Liz Trubridge
Outstanding Film – Limited Release
  • BRITTANY RUNS A MARATHON, Producer: Margot Hand
  • PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE, Writer/Director: Céline Sciamma
  • RAFIKI, Writer/Director: Wanuri Kahiu; Writer: Jenna Cato Bass
  • SOCRATES, Producer: Tammy Weiss
Outstanding Documentary
  • 5B, Producer: Hayley Pappas
  • LEITIS IN WAITING, Director/Producer: Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu
  • STATE OF PRIDE, Producer: Kari Rivera


Vanguard Award (for an ally who has made a significant difference in promoting acceptance of LGBTQ people): Taylor Swift Stephen F. Kolzak Award (for an LGBTQ media professional who has made a significant difference in promoting LGBTQ acceptance): Janet Mock


Outstanding Spanish-Language Scripted Television Series
  • “El Juego de las Llaves,” Creator: Marisa Quiroga; Executive Producers: Carolina Bilbao, Carla Farell, Mónica Gorbea, Kenya Marquez
  • “Los Espookys,” Executive Producer: Alice Mathias
Outstanding Spanish-Language TV Journalism – Newsmagazine
  • “Después de Stonewall”
  • Fallece Mujer Transgénero, “Conclusiones”
  • “Nosotrxs Somos”
  • Orgullo, “Despierta América”
Outstanding Spanish-Language TV Interview
  • Cómo y Cuándo Salir del Clóset, “Un Nuevo Día”
  • Conoce la Importancia de Apoyar a un Ser Querido Cuando “Sale del Clóset,” “A Primera Hora”
  • Deportada y Asesinada, “Al Punto”
  • Pareja Transgénero Queiere Tener Hijos, “Un Nuevo Día”
  • Tanya Saracho, Una Latina en Hollywood, “Ojo Crítico”
Outstanding Spanish-Language TV Journalism Segment”
  • Amor Sin Condición, “Noticiero Univision 33”
  • Exigen Justicia Para Franco, “Noticias 22”
  • Sabor a Comunidad, “Noticiero Telemundo 48”
  • Ser Latina y Trans en EE.YY. Implica una Lucha Contra la Discriminación en Varios Frentes, “Proyecto Ser Humano”
  • Triunfa el Amor por Ser Padres, “Noticiero Telemundo 44”