2014 GLAAD Media Award Television Nominees

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drop dead divaNominations for the 2014 GLAAD Media Awards have been announced and on the television side, the wealth was well-spread, with ABC, ABC Family, BBC America, FOX, and Pivot all having two of their series recognized. Newcomers to the nominations included The Fosters, Orphan Black, and Orange is the New Black, while Behind the Candelabra continued its remarkable awards streak by getting a nomination for Outstanding TV Movie or Mini-Series and the likes of Small Town Security, Drop Dead, Diva, and Oprah’s Next Chapter kept their nominations from last year’s ceremony. The GLAAD Media Awards honor films, television shows, musicians, and works of journalism that fairly and accurately represent the LGBT community and issues relevant to the community.

You can check out a full list of nominees for the 2014 GLAAD Media Awards here. The awards will be handed out April 12th at The Beverly Hilton and in New York on May 3rd at the Waldorf Astoria New York.

What do you think about the nominees for the GLAAD Media Awards? Were there any notable snubs? Who will win for Outstanding Drama and Outstanding Comedy?

Outstanding Drama Series
The Fosters
Grey’s Anatomy
Orphan Black
Pretty Little Liars

Outstanding Comedy Series
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Modern Family
Orange is the New Black
Please Like Me

Outstanding Individual Episode (in a Series Without a Regular LGBT Character)
The Soul Man – “Bride and Prejudice”
Supernatural – “LARP and the Real Girl”
Drop Dead Diva – “Secret Lives”
Elementary – “Snow Angels”
Necessary Roughness – “There’s the Door”

Outstanding TV Movie or Mini-Series
Behind the Candelabra
In the Flesh

Outstanding Reality Program
Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce
Cyndi Lauper: Still So Unusual
Dream School
Project Runway
Small Town Security

Outstanding Talk Show Episode
The Ricki Lake Show – “Are Gay Parents Different?”
Oprah’s Next Chapter – “First Openly Gay NBA Player Jason Collins and His Family”
The Ellen DeGeneres Show – “Fred Rosser”
Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell – “Laverne Cox”
Raising McCain – “Modern Family Values”