While there's still so much work to be done, 2015 proved to be a relatively amazing year for LGBT folks in film and television. GLAAD, the organization that looks at the way LGBT people are represented on the big and small screen (and in the media in general), has just announced its nominees for its 27th annual Media Awards ceremony. 

Carol, the film that for some reason escaped the Academy's attention, is rightfully featured. Other expected nominees include The Danish Girl, which stars Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander, the small but powerful indie Tangerine, and, on the TV side, fan favorite Orange Is the New Black​. 

There are 101 nominees in all in 20 English-language categories were announced. There are also 46 nominees in 11 Spanish-language categories. Logo will air the 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards in April.

Check out the full list of English nominees below: 

Outstanding Film — Wide Release


The Danish Girl 




Outstanding Film — Limited Release 

52 Tuesdays

Appropriate Behavior

Boy Meets Girl

Drunktown's Finest


Outstanding Drama Series


Black Sails 


The Fosters

Grey's Anatomy

How to Get Away with Murder


Orphan Black



Outstanding Comedy Series 

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Faking It

Grace and Frankie


Master of None

Modern Family

Orange is the New Black

Please Like Me



Outstanding Individual Episode (in a series without a regular LGBT character)

"Gender" The Carmichael Show

"Please Don't Ask, Please Don't Tell" Black-ish

"The Prince of Nucleotides" Royal Pains

"Rock-a-Bye-BabyNCIS New Orleans 

"We Build, We Fight" NCIS

Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series




Outstanding Documentary

Kumu Hina

Limited Partnership

Mala Mala

Tab Hunter Confidential


Outstanding Reality Program

​I Am Cait

I Am Jazz

New Girls on the Block

The Prancing Elites Projcet


Outstanding Daily Drama

The Bold and the Beautiful

Outstanding Music Artist

Brandi Carlile, The Firewatcher's Daughter

Miley Cyrus, Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz

Adam Lambert, The Original High

Le1f, Riot Boi

Troye Sivan, Blue Neighbourhood 

Outstanding Comic Book

Angela: Queen of Hel, written by Marguerite Bennett

Harley Quinn, written by Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti

Lumberjanes, written by Noelle Stevenson, Shannon Watters, Kat Leyh

Midnighter, written by Steve Orlando

The Wicked + Divine, written by Kieron Gillen 

Outstanding Talk Show Episode

"Alison Bechdel," Late Night with Seth Meyers

"Aydian Dowling," The Ellen DeGeneres Show  

"Janet Mock," Super Soul Sunday

"Jazz Jennings," The Meredith Vieira Show

"Transgender Rights," Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Outstanding TV Journalism — Newsmagazine

"Bruce Jenner: The Interview," 20/20

"The Courage Game," SportsCenter

"Dividing The United Methodist Church," To The Contrary

"Showdown in Indiana: The Battle Over Religious Rights," CNN Special Report

"True Life: I'm Genderqueer"

Outstanding TV Journalist Segment

"Interview with Jim Obergefell," Anderson Cooper 360

"Mary Bonauto on Her SCOTUS Victory," The Rachel Maddow Show

"Nicholas Coppola: Gay & Catholic," America Tonight

"Pushing for Equality for Transgender People," Melissa Harris-Perry

"Toddler Plays Role in Marriage Equality Case" MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts

Outstanding Newspaper Article

"Cold Case: The Murders of Cosby and Jackson" by Dianna Wray (Houston Press

"Gay and Transgender Catholics Urge Pope Franics to Take a Strand" by Laurie Goodstein (The New York Times)

"Meet Dr. Levine, The State's Top Dock" by Michael A. Fuoco (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

"Navy's First Openly Gay SEAL Builds His Life Anew" by David Zucchino (Los Angeles Times

"Transgender Today" [series]

Outstanding Magazine Article 

"Behind Brazil's Gay Pride Parades, a Struggle with Homophobic Violence" by Oscar Lopez (Newsweek) 

"The First Black Trans Model Had Her Face on a Box of Clairol" by Jada Yuan and Aaron Wong (New York)

"Gus Kenworthy's Next Bold Move" by Alyssa Roenigk (ESPN The Magazine

"Just Your Average (Transgender) Teen" by Andrea Stanley (Seventeen

"Pride & Prejudice" by Linda Villarosa (Essence Magazine

Outstanding Magazine Overall Coverage 

The Advocate





Outstanding Digital Journalism Article 

"The Faces of Transgender Teen America" by David Yi (Mashable.com) 

"How the Killing of a Trans Filipina Woman Ignited an International Incident" by Meredith Talusan (Vice.com

"The Ky Peterson Saga" [series] by Mitch Kellaway and Sunnivie Brydum (Advocate.com) 

"This Is What It's Like To Be An LGBT Syrian Feeling For Your Life" by J. Lester Feder (Buzzfeed.com)

"This Tiny Clinic is Fighting for Trans Patients Illegally Denied Medical Care" by Jennifer Swann (TakePart.com)

Outstanding Digital Journalism — Multimedia 

"Freed Trans Woman Ashley Diamond On Life Behind Bars In Men’s Prison" HuffPost Live (HuffingtonPost.com)

"Holler if You Hear Me: Black and Gay in the Church" by Clay Cane (BET.com)

"Queerness On The Front Lines Of #BlackLivesMatter" MSNBC Originals (MSNBC.com)

"Stopping HIV? The Truvada Revolution" Vice Reports (Vice.com)

"Transgender, at War and in Love" by Fiona Dawson (NewYorkTimes.com)

Special Recognition 

Beautiful As I Want To Be (Logotv.com

This is Me (Amazon Instant Video)