Dan Rather Receives Peabody Career Achievement Award From Dolly Parton

Dan Rather has received the Peabody career achievement award, with Dolly Parton presenting the broadcast journalist with the honors. Peabody announced the news on Tuesday morning. “For more than six decades, Dan Rather has brought his righteous passion, his intelligence, his boldness, his humor and his commitment to the truth to the public arena,” Parton said before presenting the award to Rather. “His life’s work has been to ask the questions that matter and to tell the stories that matter.”

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How The Emmys Dumped ‘Primetime’ To Focus On Genre, As We Approach A Post-Linear Era

And just like that, the Television Academy took the “primetime” out of the Primetime Emmys. This year, the qualifying rule stipulates that any programs and individual achievements within them “identify as Primetime program by virtue of genre and [if they] were originally presented during the current eligibility year.” It’s a subtle, but monumental difference as we head into a post-linear era.

Florida Association Of Broadcast Journalists Presents Annual Awards

Pulitzer Prizes Spotlight Jan. 6 Capitol Riot And Mideast Air Wars Coverage

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Wisconsin Broadcasters Honor Best Local TV Promos In The State

Broadcast Production Awards Winners Announced

88th National Headliner Awards Winners Announced

Founded in 1934 by the Press Club of Atlantic City, the National Headliner Awards program is one of the oldest and largest annual contests recognizing journalistic merit in the communications industry. The first National Headliner Awards were presented in 1935.  Since then, more than 2,780 Headliner medallions have been presented to outstanding writers, photographers, daily newspapers, magazines, graphic artists, radio and television stations and networks, and news syndicates. Here’s the complete list.

Broadcasters Foundation Honors Six

The presentation was made at its annual breakfast, which took place Wednesday morning during the NAB Show in Las Vegas. Above (l-r): Tim McCarthy, co-president of Broadcasters Foundation and Scott Herman, chairman of Broadcasters Foundation, pictured with the honorees, Byron Allen, Pierre Bouvard, Christine Travaglini, Dennis Wharton, Ralph Oakley and Gordon Smith.

NAB Show: Quantum Awards Top North And Latin American Partners

Quantum Corp. today announced award winners for its top North and Latin American partners in media and entertainment at the annual Quantum NAB Partner Event held at The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas. The awards recognize sales achievements for Quantum’s North and Latin American reseller partners in 2021. “Quantum has a strong network of resellers in North and Latin […]

V-Nova Receives Lumiere Award From Advanced Imaging Society

V-Nova, a provider of video compression solutions, has been recognized by The Advanced Imaging Society (AIS) Awards Committee for its Point Cloud Compression technology with a Lumiere Award. Already an established member of the society, this achievement highlights V-Nova’s successful collaboration with PresenZ VR, where the V-Nova Point Cloud Compression technology was combined with the VR technology […]

Lester Holt Inducted Into NAB Achievement In Broadcasting Hall Of Fame

Holt was at the annual NAB Show in Las Vegas over the weekend to accept the honor, telling event attendees, “I have so much respect for this medium [broadcast television] and so much belief in its future,” adding, “And yes, the media landscape is rapidly evolving but broadcast programs remain important touchstones in our culture, our society, holding true to a legacy of excellence and integrity while always peeking around the corner of technology to deliver to our audiences where they are and how they consume our work and product.”

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KSAT San Antonio Earns Gracie Award For TV News Magazine

TVN’S WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY AWARDS 2022

NBCU’s Kelly Abcarian Is Ushering In A New Measurement Era

Kelly Abcarian, EVP of measurement and impact at NBCUniversal and one of this year’s TVNewsCheck Women in Technology Futurist Award winners, sees measurement as a “team sport” that will be “all about collaboration” that her work is helping to realize.

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Interra Systems’ Anantharaman Finds Passion For Next-Gen Monitoring

Anupama Anantharaman, VP of product management at Interra Systems and one of this year’s winners of TVNewsCheck’s Women in Technology Futurist Award, is working on the cutting edge of streaming monitoring solutions. Above: Anantharaman with a 2019 Best of Show award for Interra System’s Orion product at the NAB Show.

NAB TV Engineering Achievement Award Recipient Pete Sockett Shares Honor With Capitol Broadcasting Colleagues

Peabody Awards: ‘Dopesick,’ ‘Hacks,’ ‘Summer Of Soul,’ ‘Reservation Dogs’ Among Nominees

Only Murders in the Building, The Underground Railroad, The Wonder Years and Yellowjackets also are among the 60 projects chosen by the board of jurors; the 30 winners will be announced in June.

Gracie Awards: Elle Fanning, Melanie Lynskey, Melissa McCarthy, ‘Maid’ & ‘Pose’ Among Honorees

The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation today announced the winners of the 47th Annual Gracie Awards, honoring exemplary programming created by, for and about women in radio, television, cable and interactive media.

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WAAY Named Alabama’s TV Station Of The Year

NATAS Reveals Technology & Engineering Emmy Winners

The 73rd annual awards will be presented in partnership with NAB in Las Vegas on April 25. The event will be hosted by CBS Sunday Morning journalist David Pogue and feature Rich Little.

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KTVE-KARD Monroe Gathers 5 Awards From Louisiana Broadcasters

AP’s Marjorie Miller Named New Head Of Pulitzer Prizes

NEW YORK (AP) — Marjorie Miller, vice president and global enterprise editor at The Associated Press, has been named as the new administrator of the Pulitzer Prizes. Miller spent 27 years at the Los Angeles Times as a correspondent in Latin America, Europe and the Middle East. She was the newspaper’s foreign editor when it […]

Andrea Mitchell To Receive Top Award From International Center For Journalists

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KTAL Shreveport Honored For GM And Community Service By Louisiana Broadcasters

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WTVG’s Live Streaming News Coverage Earns March Award From Gray

BAFTA TV Nominations: Russell T Davies’ ‘It’s A Sin’ & Jack Thorne’s ‘Help’ Get Six And Four Nods Apiece

Can A Streaming Service Finally Capture The Best Picture Oscar?

Ever since Amazon Studios’ 2016 film Manchester by the Sea became the first movie from a streaming service to be nominated for a best picture Oscar, competitors have spent millions of dollars campaigning for a prize that has been out of reach.

Sinclair’s Alan Frank To Be Inducted Into Pennsylvania Broadcast Hall Of Fame

Sinclair Broadcast Group’s Alan B. Frank, senior vice president and group manager, will be honored by the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters and inducted into the Pennsylvania Broadcast Hall of Fame. The PAB promotes collaboration between radio and television broadcast station owners, managers and staff across the state. The PAB Hall of Fame designation is awarded to […]

Broadcasters Foundation Spotlights Leaders And An Industry’s Resilience

Looking a little surprised at being in the world again after a two-year pandemic, media industry glitterati gathered at New York’s Plaza Hotel to present the Broadcasters Foundation of America’s Golden Mike and Lifetime Achievement and Awards to Gray Television’s Hilton Howell and pioneering sportscaster Leslie Visser.

Critics Choice Awards: ‘The Power Of The Dog,’ ‘Ted Lasso,’ ‘Succession’ Win Big (Full Winners List)

As the 27th annual Critics Choice Awards celebrated the best in television and film, Jane Campion’s The Power of the Dog and Ted Lasso led the night’s winners with four trophies apiece. Succession, Belfast and Dune each took home three awards.

RTDNF Celebrates Journalism Heroes At First Amendment Awards

Broadcasters Foundation’s Annual Breakfast Set For April 27

The charitable organization that provides financial aid to broadcasters in acute need from critical illness, accident or serious misfortune will honor the careers of six individuals with its Leadership Awards and the Lowry Mays Excellence in Broadcasting Award at the event in Las Vegas.

Ann Curry To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award From Washington State University

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WVLT’s Live Streaming News Coverage Earns Award From Gray

WVLT’s live streaming news coverage of two men trapped in a collapsed trench and a 6-year-old boy lost in the woods earned an award from its owner, Gray Television.

‘CODA’ Takes Top Honors At SAG Awards, Multiple Wins For ‘Squid Game, ‘Ted Lasso’

The ceremony, held Sunday at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif., and broadcast on both TNT and TBS, was notably border-breaking, with historic wins for deaf actors, Korean stars and some of Hollywood’s biggest names.

KNXV Phoenix Among George Polk Award Winners

Long Island University released the winners of the George Polk Awards in Journalism, honoring journalists in 15 categories for their reporting in 2021. Award winners span a wide range of revelatory news coverage. The broadcasting winners included Dave Biscobing of KNXV, the E.W. Scripps ABC affiliate in Phoenix, who was honored for Local Television Reporting for “Politically Charged,” a series of reports revealing that police and prosecutors testified to the existence of a street gang they invented to convince a grand jury to authorize surveillance of political protestors. Also honored were ABC News anchor David Muir, executive producer Almin Karamehmedovic and producer Esther Castillejo; A.C.Thompson of ProPublica and two collaborators, PBS Frontline and the Berkeley Investigative Reporting Program; and CNN Chief Foreign Correspondent Clarissa Ward and her crew who won for Foreign Television Reporting.

Tracy Morgan To Be Feted With Friars Club Entertainment Icon Award

The Saturday Night Live and 30 Rock alum is one of just nine recipients of the century-old club’s prize.

Critics Choice Awards To Hold Simultaneous Ceremonies In London, Los Angeles

The 27th Critics Choice Awards are going global. The Critics Choice Association announced Wednesday morning that its upcoming awards ceremony’s telecast will unfold with broadcasts from events in both London and Los Angeles. The upcoming ceremony will be hosted by Taye Diggs and Nicole Byer, broadcasting on both The CW and TBS on March 13 at 7 p.m. ET. Notably, the new date for the Critics Choice Awards happens to coincide with the BAFTA Awards.

Alfred I. duPont Awards: PBS Leads Pack With Four Wins

Stations winners were KXTV Sacramento, Calif.; KNXV Phoenix; KNTV San Francisco; and KARE Minneapolis.

CNN’s Omar Jimenez To Emcee RTDNF’s 31st Annual First Amendment Awards

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Nebraska Broadcasters To Induct Three Into Hall Of Fame