The number of gay and bisexual characters on scripted broadcast network TV is at its highest-ever level in the season ahead, according to the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation. The total on cable television is also going up.
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By FRAZIER MOORE NEW YORK (AP) — The advocacy group GLAAD has given the CW network high marks among broadcast outlets for its portrayal of gay and lesbian characters. Meanwhile,… More
The producers of the new TV musical drama series “Smash” were honored by gay and lesbian watchdog group GLAAD at a gala on Saturday that highlighted gay marriage and bullying.
CNN suspended political analyst Roland Martin on Wednesday for “offensive” tweets during the Super Bowl that some critics said were anti-gay.
Supporters are rallying to counter a conservative group’s campaign urging JC Penney to fire Ellen DeGeneres as a spokeswoman because she is openly gay.
By FRAZIER MOORE NEW YORK — The number of gay and bisexual characters on scripted broadcast network TV has dipped slightly this season to 19 out of nearly 650 roles,… More
By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The advocacy group GLAAD rated ABC Family as “excellent” in its portrayal of gay and lesbian characters, only the second… More
LOS ANGELES –”Glee,” “Modern Family” and “Project Runway” are winners of the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation’s 22nd annual Media Awards. Prizes for outstanding comedy series and reality program… More
The ‘Jersey Shore’ cast got in a bit of hot water after last week’s ‘Jersey Shore Reunion Special’—and no, we’re not talkin’ about hot tubs! GLAAD claims MTV aired an… More
According to the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation’s 15th annual “Where We Are on TV” report, the number of gay or lesbian characters appearing on scripted broadcast series increased… More