Grey's Anatomy, Modern Family,Torchwood: Miracle Day, Glee reality spinoff The Glee Project, J. Edgar and The Voice contestant Beverly McClellan were also among the nominees, announced this morning (Thursday, January 18).
Chaz Bono, the Christopher Plummer movie Beginners and Dancing with the Stars were also recognised, while Ricky Martin was among the Spanish language nominees for his album Musica + Alma + Sexo.
The GLAAD Media Awards "recognise and honour media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and the issues that affect their lives".
Awards will be handed out at three different ceremonies: New York on March 24, Los Angeles on April 21, and San Francisco on June 2.
The main film, music and television nominees are below (a full list can be read here):
Outstanding Film - Wide Release
Outstanding Film - Limited Release
Gun Hill Road
Outstanding Drama Series
Grey's Anatomy (ABC)
Pretty Little Liars (ABC Family)
Torchwood: Miracle Day (Starz)
Outstanding Comedy Series
Exes and Ohs (Logo)
Happy Endings (ABC)
Modern Family (ABC)
The Big C (Showtime)
Outstanding Individual Episode (in a series without a regular LGBT character)
"Acceptance" - Man Up! (ABC)
"Beards" - Hot in Cleveland (TV Land)
"Prom" - Drop Dead Diva (Lifetime)
"Recruited" - NCIS (CBS)
"The Boy Has Style" - Are We There Yet? (TBS)
Outstanding Music Artist
Beverly McClellan, 'Fear Nothing'
Girl in a Coma, 'Exits & All the Rest'
Hunx and His Punx, 'Too Young to Be in Love'
Lady GaGa, 'Born This Way'
MEN, 'Talk About Body'
Outstanding Comic Book
Avengers: The Children's Crusade by Allan Heinberg, Marvel
Batwoman by J.H. Williams III and W. Haden Blackman, DC Comics
Secret Six by Gail Simone, DC Comics
Vonica Presents: Kevin Keller by Dan Parent, Archie Comics
X-Factor by Peter David, Marvel Comics
Outstanding TV Movie or Mini-Series
Cinema Verite (HB0)
Becoming Chaz (OWN)
The Strange History of Don't Ask, Don't Tell (HBO)
The World's Worst Place to be Gay? (Logo)
Two Spirits (PBS)
We Were Here (Red Flag Releasing)
Outstanding Reality Programme
Dancing with the Stars (ABC)
Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys (Sundance Channel)
The Glee Project (Oxygen)
The Real L Word (Showtime)
The Voice (NBC)
Outstanding Talk Show Episode
"Chaz Bono" - Late Show with David Letterman (CBS)
"Children & Teens Caught in the Wrong Bodies" - Anderson (syndicated)
"Coming Out on the Oprah Show: 25 Years of Unforgettable Guests" - The Oprah Winfrey Show (syndicated)
"The Wedding of Scott Cronick & David Gorshein" - Conan (TBS)
"Zach Wahls" - The Ellen DeGeneres Show (syndicated)
Outstanding Daily Drama
All My Children (ABC)
Days of Our Lives (NBC)
Outstanding TV Journalism - News Magazine
"Day One" - The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC)
"Finding Home" - In the Life (PBS)
"GLBT in Texas" - Spotlight DFW (Dallas-Fort Worth, TX)
"The 'Sissy Boy' Experiments" - Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN)
"They Call it Corrective Rape" - World's Untold Stories (CNN)
Outstanding TV Journalism Segment
"Battle Against Bullying" - ABC World News With Diane Sawyer (ABC)
"Children of LGBT Parents" - MSNBC News Live (MSNBC)
"Gay Dads Adopt 12 Kids" - Good Morning America (ABC)
"Kye Allums" - Outside the Lines (ESPN)
"Split by Potential Deportation" - CNN Newsroom (CNN)