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Apple TV+ wins a GLAAD Media Award for a special episode of 'The Oprah Conversation'

The Oprah Conversation With Elliot Page
The Oprah Conversation With Elliot Page (Image credit: Apple TV+)

What you need to know

  • The Oprah Conversation has won a GLAAD Media Award.
  • The award was for the episode that saw Elliot Page's first on-camera interview after disclosing he is transgender.
  • The special episode and many more can now be watched on Apple TV+.

Apple TV+ has won a GLAAD Media Award for a special episode of The Oprah Conversation that featured Elliot Page. Page was speaking during his first on-camera interview after disclosing that he is transgender.

The episode brought the first GLAAD Media Award for Apple TV+ following its receipt of special recognition for one episode — The Son — last year.

Apple TV+ today earned a GLAAD Media Award for "The Oprah Conversation" featuring Elliot Page and his powerful first on-camera interview after disclosing that he is transgender, describing his life struggles and his message for trans youth. The GLAAD Media Awards recognize and honor media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community and the issues that affect their lives.

The Oprah Conversation is a discussion show that features people that are "today's foremost newsmakers, thought leaders and masters of their craft." Others to have been in conversation with Oprah include Eddie Murphy, Barack Obama, and Stevie Wonder.

The winning episode, and more, can be seen on Apple TV+ now. You'll need to be a subscriber to the streaming service or take it as part of the Apple One subscription bundle — a bundle that's well worth checking out if you're already paying for Apple Music and Apple services.

If you want to enjoy The Oprah Conversation in style, be sure to check out our list of the best Apple TV deals on the market today.

Oliver Haslam
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Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too.

Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.