The Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association ( GALECA )composed of more than 170 film/TV critics and entertainment journalists across the U.S., Canada and the U.K.revealed its nominees for the best in film and television of 2016.
The selections come across 24 categories, and are mainstream and LGBTQ-focused, with 20th Century Women and The Lobster among the titles in the varied movie races. Among show nominees on the TV side: Black Mirror, The People v. O.J., London Spy and Looking: The Movie.
Moonlight leads with seven nominations, with La La Land earning six. In addition, John Waters has been named the Timeless Star, given to an actor or performer whose exemplary career is marked by character, wisdom and wit.
The winners will be announced Thursday, Jan. 26. The group's annual Winners Toast, honoring a select group of 2016-17 winners, is set for Saturday, Feb. 18, in Los Angeles. See GALECA.org .