Landmark football pre-game show Fox NFL Sunday will be inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 2019 NAB Show. The induction will occur during the Achievement in Broadcasting Dinner on Monday, April 8, at the Encore in Las Vegas. Fox NFL Sunday has ranked as America’s most-watched NFL pre-game show for the […]
Founder and Chairperson of Urban One Inc. Cathy Hughes will be inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 2019 NAB Show. The induction will occur during the Achievement in Broadcasting Dinner on Monday, April 8, at the Encore in Las Vegas. Hughes grew Urban One, formerly known as Radio One, into the […]
Journalist and co-anchor of Noticiero Univsion María Elena Salinas will be inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 2017 NAB Show Television Luncheon on Monday, April 24, in Las Vegas. Salinas began her journalism career in 1981 as a reporter, anchor and public affairs host at Univision’s KMEX Los Angeles. Her daily […]
The Big Bang Theory, Mom and Two and a Half Men creator and Mike & Molly executive producer to be honored Monday, April 18, at the NAB Show Television Luncheon.
The showrunner of ABC’s entire Thursday primetime programming block received accolades from the National Association of Broadcasters on Monday, at a luncheon that honored diversity by moving the conversation forward from honoring diversity. “Everyone makes a big deal about how I broke all these barriers in terms of diversity, so I know that I have to talk about it,” Rhimes said in accepting her induction into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame. So Rhimes took a few minutes to address — and dismiss — the conversation that has become an increasingly frustrating part of her media presence.
The hit sitcom is the latest inductee into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame. Creator Phil Rosenthal credits its success to its real-life roots. He says he adopted a technique for creating storylines pioneered by Carl Reiner, who told Dick Van Dyke Show writers to report “what happened in your house this week.”
Steve Harvey, popular national radio personality, television host and best-selling author, will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame during the NAB Show Radio Luncheon, held Tuesday, April 8 in Las Vegas and sponsored by ASCAP. Harvey began his career in the mid-1980s as a stand-up comedian. The long-time host of It’s Showtime […]
“Betty White is admired by generations of audiences,” said NAB President-CEO Gordon Smith. “She has remarkable energy and an incredible ability to connect with viewers. Betty’s contributions to television and entertainment as a whole are extraordinary. Our Hall of Fame would be incomplete without her.”
The National Association of Broadcasters announced today that Garry Marshall, Hollywood actor, director, writer and producer, will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame during the 2012 NAB Show Television Luncheon, sponsored by Wide Orbit, on Monday, April 16. “Recognizing Garry Marshall for his extraordinary contributions to television history is a tremendous opportunity […]
Long-time Major League Baseball radio broadcaster and “the voice of the Milwaukee Brewers” Bob Uecker will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame during the NAB Show Radio Luncheon, held Tuesday, April 17, 2012, and sponsored by ASCAP. Affectionately known as “Mr. Baseball,” Uecker is entering his 42nd year calling play-by-play on the […]
Entertainment Tonight’s Mary Hart will host the induction of Carsey-Werner Productions into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame during the NAB Show in Las Vegas on April 11.