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'Lady Gaga,' 'J. Edgar' among GLAAD nominees

January 19, 2012 12:00:00 AM PST
The film "J. Edgar" and Lady Gaga's album "Born This Way" are among the nominees for the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards.

The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation announced on Thursday 116 nominees in English language categories and 35 nominees in Spanish-language categories.

Other nominees include a TV interview by David Letterman with Chaz Bono, the film "Albert Nobbs" starring Glenn Close, and TV shows "Glee," "Modern Family" and "NCIS," as well as the wedding of a gay staff member aired on the show "Conan."

See full list of GLAAD Media Awards nominations.

The awards are meant to recognize and honor media for outstanding images of the gay and lesbian community. The winners will be announced March 24 at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square and at ceremonies in April and June.