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THE 39th NEWS & DOCUMENTARY EMMYS®

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Katy Tur, MSNBC Anchor & NBC News Correspondent and Tony Dokoupil, “CBS This Morning” Co-Host, Anchor the First of Two Ceremonies NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 17, 2020 – The hosts and presenters for the 41th Annual News and Documentary Emmy® Awards were announced today by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS).  The News…

NATAS publishes an annual Transparency Report for each of its national awards competitions. The goal of this report is to provide greater insight into and context around the actions taken by the Administration Staff and National Awards Committee in their effort to adjudicate a fair competition.  Challenges and substantive inquiries raised in the course of…

Honorees in More Than 40+ Categories to be Live-StreamedIn Two Ceremonies on September 21sh & 22nd NEW YORK (AUGUST 6, 2020) – Nominations for the 41th Annual News and Documentary Emmy® Awards were announced today by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS).  The awards will be presented in two individual ceremonies: News…

Former CBS News, NBC News, and UPI executive led News & Documentary Emmy Awards® for a decade. NEW YORK (May 24, 2020) — The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today mourns the passing of Bill Small, former CBS News Washington Bureau Chief, NBC News President, United Press International President, and Chairman of…

THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE 40TH NEWS AND DOCUMENTARY EMMY® AWARDS Presented at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall New York, N.Y. – September 24, 2019 (revised 11.18.19) – The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced tonight the winners of the 40th Annual News & Documentary Emmy® Awards. The awards…

NBC’s Andrea Mitchell to be honored with Lifetime Achievement Award September 24th Award Presentation at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall in NYC New York, N.Y. – July 25, 2019 – Nominations for the 40th Annual News and Documentary Emmy® Awards were announced today by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS).  The News…

THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCESTO HONOR ANDREA MITCHELL CHIEF FOREIGN AFFAIRS CORRESPONDENT NBC NEWS WITH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD To be Awarded at the 40th Annual News & Documentary Emmy® Awards on Sept.24th New York, N.Y. – July 15, 2019 – The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced today that Andrea…

The force behind NOVA, the most watched primetime science series on American television, is senior executive producer Paula S. Apsell, whose enthusiasm for science and excellence is the foundation of its in-depth, thoughtful programs on a range of science topics. Honored with multiple Emmys (and two CINE Golden Eagles), Apsell has devoted her professional career…

This “simple country theoretical physicist” quaked when faced with paying tribute to Ms. Paula S. Apsell on this occasion. The bestowal upon her of this Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award celebrates a greater than four decades-long magnificent career in science journalism. My first thought was, “Why not ask Sheldon of The Big Bang Theory? Making a…

Picture 6-foot ocean swells off the coast of France, a Zodiac dinghy bashing through them, and at the bow, Paula Apsell, a bit ashen, hanging on for dear life When I think about why Paula is such a TV legend, one specific — and potentially dangerous — moment comes to mind. We were shooting a…