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2016 GLAAD Media Awards Winners List: Sense8 and Carol Take Top Prizes

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Megan Vick

Carol topped the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards Saturday night, which honored celebrities, television shows and movies that best represented LGBT issues in 2015.

The movie, based on the novel The Price of Salt, took home the top prize for Outstanding Film, thanks to Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara's turns as Carol and Therese - two women who fall in love in 1950s New York. Netflix's Sense8 took home the Outstanding Drama Series prize over How to Get Away with Murderand GLAAD favoriteThe Fosters.

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Demi Lovatoreceived the Vangauard Award, which honors LGBT allies who have publicly stood up for LGBT issues. "I always knew that if I made it as a singer that I would need to use my voice for so much more than just singing," Lovato said as she accepted her trophy.

Orange Is the New Black star Ruby Rose was also honored with the Stephen F. Kolzak Award, which is given to an LGBT person in media who has "made a difference in promoting equality and acceptance."

See the complete winners list below.

Outstanding Film (Wide Release) -Carol

Outstanding Drama Series - Sense8

Outstanding Comedy Series - Transparent

Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series - Bessie

Outstanding Documentary - Kumu Hina

Outstanding Reality Series - I Am Cait & I Am Jazz (tie)

Outstanding Daily Drama -- The Bold and the Beautiful

Outstanding Music Artist --Troye Sivan

Outstanding Comic Book -- Lumberjanes

Outstanding Talk-Show Episode -- "Janet Mock," Super Soul Sunday

Outstanding Novela -- Rastros de Mentiras, MundoMax

Outstanding Television Interview (Spanish-Language) -- "Orientación Sexual y Acoso Escolar" Realidades en Contexto, CNN en Español

Outstanding Local Television Interview (Spanish-Language) -- "La nueva Transgeneración," Enfoque Los Ángeles, KVEA-Telemundo 52 [Los Ángeles]

Outstanding Local-TV Journalism (Spanish-Language) -- "Cada 29 Horas," Noticias 19, KUVS-Univision 19 [Sacramento]

Outstanding Newspaper Article (Spanish-Language) -- "Padres transgénero - El único requisito para ser papá es el amor por los hijos" por Virginia Gaglianone, La Opinión

Outstanding Digital-Journalism Article (Spanish-Language) -- "Perú: violaciones correctivas: El terrible método para 'curar' a las lesbianas" por Leire Ventas, BBCMundo.com

Outstanding Music Artist (Spanish-Language) -- Ricky Martin

Special Recognition -- Beautiful As I Want to Be, Logotv.com & This Is Me, Amazon Instant Video

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