Wednesday, January 13, 2010

'Little Ashes' gets GLAAD nomination

Robert Pattinson's film, "Little Ashes," in which he plays Salvador Dali and appears nude with the Spanish actor who plays Frederico Garcia Lorca, is nominated for a GLAAD award!

Well, Rob's in excellent company.
Here are more nominees for the 21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards, which will be held on in Los Angeles on April 15, 2010.
Among the film nominees: Tom Ford's Golden Globe®-nominated film "A Single Man," Lee Daniel's Golden Globe®-nominated film "Precious," Ang Lee's latest film "Taking Woodstock," and, of course, "Little Ashes," starring "Twilight: New Moon" star Robert Pattinson.

On TV, the GLAAD nominees include AMC's acclaimed drama "Mad Men," FOX's hit show "Glee," ABC's new comedy "Modern Family," Logo's reality show "RuPaul's Drag Race," "The Joy Behar Show," and "The Early Show's" interviews with Chaz Bono, Lady Gaga, Adam Lambert.

"Words and images matter," saysGLAAD President Jarrett Barrios of this year's nominees. "With these awards, we seek to recognize news coverage and entertainment programming that go beyond stock stereotypes with LGBT storylines that more fully reflect the challenges gay and transgender people face and the aspirations we hold for ourselves and our families."

The GLAAD Media Awards ceremonies will be held in New York on March 13, 2010 at the Marriott Marquis; in Los Angeles on April 17 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza; and in San Francisco on June 5 at The Westin St. Francis.

"Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon will be honored at the New York event, which will be hosted by Broadway and film star Alan Cumming. The Broadway cast of "Hair" will also receive Special Recognition for their commitment to raising visibility for marriage equality.

Source via Pattinsonlife

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