A Boy and His Soul, Hair, Frank Rich Are Among GLAAD Award Recipients

News   A Boy and His Soul, Hair, Frank Rich Are Among GLAAD Award Recipients Cynthia Nixon, Frank Rich, Colman Domingo and Hair took home GLAAD Media Awards on March 13 in Manhattan.
A Boy and His Soul star Colman Domingo
A Boy and His Soul star Colman Domingo Photo by Carol Rosegg

Recipients of the 21st annual awards were announced in 24 of this year's 32 media categories. Additional media awards from The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) will be presented in Los Angeles on April 17 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza, and in San Francisco on June 5 at the Westin St. Francis.

Tony Award winner Nixon (Rabbit Hole, "Sex and the City") earned the Vito Russo Award; talk-show host Joy Behar earned the Excellence in Media Award; TV's "Brothers & Sisters" won in the Outstanding Drama Series category (Next Fall playwright and "B&S" TV writer Geoffrey Nauffts accepted the award); the Broadway production of Hair earned a Special Recognition Award; former theatre critic Frank Rich, of The New York Times, won for Outstanding Newspaper Columnist; the award for Outstanding New York Theater: Broadway & Off–Broadway went to A Boy and His Soul by Colman Domingo; and She Like Girls by Chisa Hutchinson won in the category of Outstanding New York Theater: Off-Off Broadway.

For a complete list of recipients, visit www.glaad.org/mediaawards.

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The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) is dedicated to promoting and ensuring fair, accurate and inclusive representation of people and events in the media as a means of eliminating homophobia and discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation.