Hannah Gadsby has won a GLAAD Media Award in the US for her Netflix special Nanette.
Gadsby was honoured with a Special Recognition by lobby group Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, which highlights LGBTI visibility in the US media. She is currently in Melbourne opening her follow-up show, Douglas.
Vanguard Award: Beyoncé and Jay-Z
Stephen F. Kolzak Award: Sean Hayes
Special Recognition: Nanette (Netflix)
Special Recognition: TransMilitary (Logo)
Outstanding Comedy Series: Vida (Starz)
Outstanding Reality Program: Queer Eye (Netflix)
Outstanding Documentary: Believer (HBO)
Outstanding Individual Episode (in a series w/o a regular LGBTQ character): “Someplace Other Than Here” The Guest Book (TBS)
Outstanding Kids & Family Programming: Steven Universe (Cartoon Network)
Outstanding Video Game: The Elder Scrolls Online: Summerset (Bethesda Softworks)
Variety was also recognised as Outstanding Magazine Overall Coverage and Love, Simon won
Outstanding Film – Wide Release.