Melissa Harris-Perry, Ellen DeGeneres, Adam Lambert Thrilled About 24th Annual GLAAD Media Award Nominations #glaadawards

GLAAD announced the nominees for the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards. Twitter and Facebook are abuzz with reactions from celebs, showrunners, network execs, and journalists.

Melissa Harris-Perry, whose show is nominated in the Outstanding TV Journalism – Newsmagazine category for her segment “Being Transgender in America,” responded to an email from GLAAD about the nomination:“I burst into tears (and immediately Tweeted this) as soon as I read it.  I can't think of an award that could mean more to me to have MHP Show recognized for. “

For a complete list of nominees, please click here.

Check out tweets from Adam Lambert, who was nominated for Outstanding Music Artist, Ellen DeGeneres, who was nominated for Outstanding Talk Show Episode, Shonda Rhimes, whose show Grey’s Anatomy was nominated for Outstanding Drama Series, and others below.

The GLAAD Media Awards will be held in three locations:  March 16 in New York, April 20 in Los Angeles, and May 11 in San Francisco. The 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards are presented by Ketel One Vodka and Wells Fargo.

Find out how you can get tickets here.

For more information on the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, including sponsorship, donation and volunteer opportunities, visit the GLAAD Media Awards home page.

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