, Desperate Housewives
, Brothers & Sisters
and Ugly Betty
are among the nominees for the 2008 Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Media Awards.
The Matthew Vaughn
-directed Stardust will compete in the Outstanding Film - Wide Release category, against Across the Universe
and The Jane Austen Club
, while The Bubble
, Whole New Thing
and Dirty Laundry
are just some of the nominees up for the Outstanding Film - Limited Release award.
In the TV categories, Brothers & Sisters, Degrassi: The Next Generation
, The L Word
and Dirty Sexy Money
are all in the running for Outstanding Drama Series, while Desperate Housewives, Ugly Betty, Exes and Ohs
, The War at Home
and The Sarah Silverman Program
will compete for Outstanding Comedy Series.
Elsewhere, All My Children
and As The World Turns
are the only two nominees for Outstanding Daily Drama; episodes from The Oprah Winfrey Show
and The Tyra Banks Show
will fight it out for Outstanding Talk Show Episode; and Daphne
, The DL Chronicles
and The State Within
are competing for Outstanding Television Movie or Mini-Series.
Meanwhile, in the Outstanding Music Artist category, British rockers Bloc Party
have been nominated for their album A Weekend in the City
, and will go up against The Cliks' Snakehouse
, Melissa Etheridge's The Awakening
, Rufus Wainwright's Release the Stars
and Patrick Wolf's The Magic Position
for the prize.
The 19th annual GLAAD Media Awards nominations were announced at the Queer Lounge in Park City, Utah, on Sunday, and the winners will be revealed later this year.
(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)