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Barry Frank to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award Nominees to be Honored During the May 8th Ceremony At Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall New York, NY – March 28, 2018 – The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 39th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards. “The world of sports television grows larger with each passing year and this year was no exception,” said Chuck Dages, Chairman, NATAS. “The 39th Sports Emmy Awards encompassed a record-setting number of entries across multiple categories and the level of quality continues to show the growth and seemingly, unlimited potential of what is available for the sports viewing audience.” “This looks to be a wide-open competition this year,” said Steve Ulrich, Senior Vice President, Sports Emmy Awards. “There are newcomers in many categories, and coupled with content ...

Mario Lopez & Sheryl Underwood to Host Daytime Emmy Awards to be held on Sunday, April 29 Daytime Creative Arts Emmy® Awards Gala on Friday, April 27 Both Events Take Place at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Southern California. New York – March 21, 2018 – The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 45th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards. The ceremony will be held at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium on Sunday, April 29, 2018 hosted by Mario Lopez, host and star of the Emmy award-winning syndicated entertainment news show, Extra, and Sheryl Underwood, one of the hosts of the Emmy award-winning, CBS Daytime program, The Talk. The Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards will also be held at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium on Friday, April 27, 2018. The 45th Annual Daytime Emmy Award Nominations ...

As 2018 unfolds, I want to thank all of our members for their support of the New York Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. 2017 was a monumental year.  In addition to celebrating our 60th Annual New York Emmy (R) Awards last May, we also honored 11 extraordinary individuals who have made significant contributions to our industry.  We held the second Gold and Silver Circle Induction luncheon at The Lambs Club on Thursday, November 30, 2017 to spotlight exceptional trailblazers in New York media. Maury Povich and Marvin Scott were present to accept their membership in the Gold Cirlce for their 50+ years of service. Both have also made special contributions to our New York Chapter. We also honored 9 people with a Silver Circle Induction for their 25+ years of service. Bruce Brauer, Esteban Creste, ...

As the son of Indian immigrants growing up in Canada in the 1980’s, I have many fond memories that come to mind. Like most children, I grew up on PBS Kids Programming, Saturday morning cartoons, and ABC After School Specials...

By: Julie Poll When Meg Ryan got a film offer in Hollywood, the head writer was in tears and refused to kill her character...

For those that had a chance to read my last submission to the NY NATAS Quarterly Newsletter, ‘AN INTERVIEW WITH HISTORY – PART 1’, you will recall that I was interviewing Dr. Malcolm Baird with regard to the accomplishments of his father, John Logie Baird, one of the inventors of the mechanical television and inventor of both the first publicly demonstrated color television system and the first purely electronic color television picture tube.

Colleen Zenk is a 3-time Lead Actress Daytime Emmy nominee. During her years on ATWT she starred on Broadway in “Bring Back Birdie” opposite Donald O’Connor and Chita Rivera, and was featured in the original film of “Annie” directed by John Huston. She is the proud mother of a blended family of 6… 4 girls, 2 boys now ages 36-24. Since the cancellation of ATWT she has gone back to her theatre roots with starring roles in World and Regional Premieres Off-Broadway and throughout the country. Currently, she can be seen in several Amazon series including the Emmy nominated “Tainted Dreams”, the multi-international-award winning “Thurston-the Western” and in movie theatres as herself in the recently released “The Comedian” with Robert DeNiro.