NEW YORK (AP) — The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation has named the film "J. Edgar," Lady Gaga's album "Born This Way" and a TV interview by David Letterman with Chaz Bono among its nominees for the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards.

The awards are meant to recognize and honor media for outstanding images of the gay and lesbian community.

GLAAD announced on Thursday nominees in English-language and Spanish-language categories.

Other nominees include the film "Albert Nobbs," starring Glenn Close, and the TV series "Glee," ''Modern Family" and "NCIS," as well as the wedding of a gay staffer aired on the talk show "Conan."

The winners will be announced March 24 and at ceremonies in April and June.

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