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GLAAD Media Awards winners list 2016

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Augusta Quirk

Mariah Carey and Robert De Niro were honored at Sunday’s GLAAD Media Awards in New York, alongside 2015 indie sensation Tangerine and USA series Royal Pains.

De Niro was presented with the Excellence in Media Award, while Carey was given the Ally Award.

Tangerine, which stars trans actress Mya Taylor, won Outstanding Film — Limited Release; Royal Pains took honors in the Outstanding Individual Episode category for “The Prince of Nucleotides.”

Other winners included Diane Sawyer’s interview with Caitlyn Jenner (Outstanding TV Journalism — Newsmagazine), Anderson Cooper’s “Interview with Jim Obergefell” (Outstanding TV Journalism Segment), and Cosmopolitan (Outstanding Magazine Overall Coverage).

See a full list of GLAAD Media Award winners below.

Excellence in Media Award: Robert De Niro (presented by Jennifer Lawrence)

Ally Award: Mariah Carey (presented by Lee Daniels)

Outstanding TV Journalism – Newsmagazine: “Bruce Jenner: The Interview” 20/20 (ABC) [accepted by: Diane Sawyer, Caitlyn Jenner, and David Sloan, senior executive producer]

Outstanding TV Journalism Segment: “Interview with Jim Obergefell” Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN) [accepted by: U.S. Supreme Court plaintiff Jim Obergefell]

Outstanding Magazine Overall Coverage: Cosmopolitan [accepted by: Laura Brounstein, special projects director]

Outstanding Film – Limited Release: Tangerine (Magnolia Pictures)

Outstanding Individual Episode: “The Prince of Nucleotides” Royal Pains (USA Network)

Outstanding Digital Journalism – Multimedia: “Stopping HIV? The Truvada Revolution” Vice Reports (Vice.com)

Outstanding Newspaper Article: “Cold Case: The Murders of Cosby and Jackson” by Dianna Wray (Houston Press)

Outstanding Magazine Article: “Behind Brazil’s Gay Pride Parades, a Struggle with Homophobic Violence” by Oscar Lopez (Newsweek)

Outstanding Digital Journalism Article: “This Is What It’s Like To Be An LGBT Syrian Fleeing For Your Life” by J. Lester Feder (Buzzfeed.com)

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