Taylor Swift is to be awarded the GLAAD vanguard award. Some commentators are surprised at the American singer receiving an LGBT award. Photo: Reuters/Mario Anzuoni Taylor Swift is to be awarded the GLAAD vanguard award. Some commentators are surprised at the American singer receiving an LGBT award. Photo: Reuters/Mario Anzuoni
Taylor Swift is to be awarded the GLAAD vanguard award. Some commentators are surprised at the American singer receiving an LGBT award. Photo: Reuters/Mario Anzuoni

Downton Abbey, Rocketman among 176 nominations for LGBT awards … and Taylor Swift?

  • The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation celebrates film and television shows that promote LGBT characters in a fair and complex way
  • Musical performers, comic books and video games are among the categories for its media awards. Taylor Swift was a surprise honoree for some

Topic |   Fame and celebrity
Taylor Swift is to be awarded the GLAAD vanguard award. Some commentators are surprised at the American singer receiving an LGBT award. Photo: Reuters/Mario Anzuoni Taylor Swift is to be awarded the GLAAD vanguard award. Some commentators are surprised at the American singer receiving an LGBT award. Photo: Reuters/Mario Anzuoni
Taylor Swift is to be awarded the GLAAD vanguard award. Some commentators are surprised at the American singer receiving an LGBT award. Photo: Reuters/Mario Anzuoni
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