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GLAAD: LGBTQ representation in film is up, but not all

GLAAD: LGBTQ representation in film is up, but not all
Friday 24
0:30 2019

The United States-based advocacy organisation GLAAD said on Thursday that LGBTQ representation is up for major studio films released in 2018, but that none included transgender characters. Of the 110 movies surveyed, 20, or 18.2 percent, contained an LGBTQ character. This is a significant improvement from 2017's all-time low of 12.8 percent and the second-highest in the seven years that GLAAD has been doing the report. Both 20th Century Fox and Universal received "good" ratings for their individual contributions for releases like "Bohemian Rhapsody", ''Love, Simon" and "Blockers", while the Walt Disney Co and Lionsgate were given failing grades. Others ...

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Aljazeera : GLAAD: LGBTQ representation in film is up, but not all

Summary: Organisation says while LGBTQ representation was up for major films last year, none included transgender characters.

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